Inaugural White River Walk/Fun Run

August 29, 2013 Community Events

Want to get some exercise and show your love for the river that runs through us? Come out for the inaugural White River Walk and Fun Run, a 5k that will give you terrific views of the river and nearby canal. The paved route features the beautiful path along the back side of the Zoo, …

22nd Annual Red Bridge Rod Run

August 21, 2013 Community Events

Sponsored by the Cicero Friends of Park, Inc. Red Bridge Community Park 697 W. Jackson Street, Cicero IN 9:00 am – 2:30 pm Custom * Vintage * Classic * and More Trophies * Food * Live Music – Quincy’s Brass Band Arts and Crafts Marketplace (inside the Community Center) Face Painting * Bake Sale –Sponsored …

Cicero Receives Grant for Red Bridge Park

August 15, 2013 News

The Town of Cicero is excited to announce there will be a new addition to the Red Bridge Park.  The Parks Department has received a $5,500 grant from the Upper White River Watershed Alliance.  This along with $1,200 in local match go to install two new rain gardens along the shoreline of the Park.  These rain gardens help …

Cicero Icons Print Series

August 15, 2013 News

Local artist, RDK Photography is now offering a new print series of Cicero.  This series of prints was created to show the history, modern growth and the character of small town Indiana found right here in Cicero.  A limited copy of only 50 prints will be made of each image.  A new print in the …

Community Information meeting about the Waterfront project

July 12, 2013 News

There will be an informational community meeting held on Wednesday July 17th at 7pm in reference to the proposed Waterfront project. The public and citizens of Cicero are encouraged to attend to meet the developer, see plans for the project and to ask any questions that they may have. The meeting will be held at …

Cicero Receives Recognition From IDEM

May 31, 2013 Community Events

At the 6th Annual Indiana Department of Environmental Management’s MS4 Conference, the Town of Cicero received honors for their efforts in going above and beyond their permit requirements.  Each year the Town of Cicero is required by IDEM to make certain efforts to protect the quality of the storm water running into their system.  The Town is also …

Local Small Business Gets Big Nod From Travel Magazine

May 9, 2013 News

The local business of SugarBean Cupcakes has been receiving a lot of well deserved attention these days.  ChicagoMag.com recently listed SugarBean Cupcakes among some of the “must have” treats of their one day travel trip through Indiana.  Cheryl, Owner and Operator stated, “It was an honor to be mentioned among those big names such as Holy …

HEALTHY SHORES INITIATIVE

April 29, 2013 News

Wikipedia describes a rain garden as a planted depression or a hole that allows rainwater runoff from impervious urban areas, like roofs, driveways, walkways, parking lots, and compacted lawn areas, the opportunity to be absorbed. This reduces rain runoff by allowing stormwater to soak into the ground (as opposed to flowing into storm drains and surface waters which causes erosion, water pollution, flooding, and diminished groundwater).  They can be …

Spring and Summer Reminders from the Town of Cicero

April 11, 2013 News

With warm weather approaching (and hopefully staying put), here are a few reminders to keep us all safe while enjoying outdoor activities:   Signs of any kind, including garage sale signs, lost pet signs, etc. are not permitted on utility poles. Golf carts are required to be registered annually with the Police Department. Registration requirements …