The Cuba Fire Protection District responded to two major house fires last week in less than 24 hours. Both required assistance from several nearby districts.
Covenant Praise Church of God, in conjunction with the Cuba Area Chamber of Commerce, VFW Post 7147, VFW Auxiliary, DAV, Head Start, Cuba Police, Cuba Fire Protection District, Cuba Ball Program, CHS Art Club, and donations from Casey’s, Taylor Sign and Tint, Cuba Mobil On the Run and Lowe’s Landscaping and Supply held an Easter egg hunt at the Cuba Sports Complex on Saturday for nearly 700 children.
Capri Pools and Aquatics officially began work on a new splash pad at the Cuba Municipal Swimming Pool on Monday. The project will cost about $250,000 and will replace the kiddie pool with various water features on a textured, non-slip surface.
Voters on Tuesday approved the extension of two existing county sales taxes that help fund road and bridge work, capital improvements, and the county jail. In other results, the makeup of the Cuba City Council went unchanged.
The Cuba Area Chamber of Commerce is making preparations for its annual banquet and seeking nominations from members for awards that will be presented at the May event. Nominations are due this week.