The City of Traer has issued a SNOW EMERGENCY    
   from noon on Wednesday, Feb 25th until Thursday, Feb 26th.  


Current City News:

City Events:

Thank you to 
all Traer Residents 
for moving your cars 
during the Snow Emergency.  

Your cooperation is 
greatly appreciated.

The City of Traer
2015 Special Events         
Click on calendar below for full month event list

February 2015

Feb 2nd - Groundhog's Day

Feb14th - Valentine's Day 

Feb 16th - President's Day 

Feb 20th - Fish Fry 

March 2015

Mar 17th - St. Patrick's Day

Mar 27th - Fish Fry  

April 2015

Apr 5th - Easter 


If your organization has a
special event
you'd like to see in our 
"City Events" section,
or add to the calendar
contact us at

 City of Traer - 
Snow Parking Ordinance:


Please move your vehicles off the street when it is snowing.

The Tama County Sheriff’s office has been instructed to STRICTLY ENFORCE the ordinance beginning with the next snowfall.  This includes TICKETING AND TOWING illegally parked vehicles.

Residents are responsible for having adequate off-street parking for their vehicles.

Traer Fire Department: Fish Fry 

Friday, February 20th 
5:00 p.m. - 8:00p.m.

Adults: $8.00
Under12: $4.00

Carry out available & delivery for shut-ins   (319) 478-8723

Next Fireman's Fish Fry:  March 27th 



The North Tama elementary and secondary libraries are conducting an online fundraiser called Funds4Books.   We are in need of e-books and print books for both libraries.  The site will be open through May 31, 2015. If you wish to restrict your donation to a specific library, you may do so in the comments field.  We appreciate your help in helping move the North Tama libraries from good to great!

Here is the link to our Funds4Books webpage:  

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact

Brenda Jensen, K-12 librarian, at or 319-478-2265 ext. 303.

Support your North Tama Booster Clubs: 
Academic:  Music:  Sports 



Other events: 

January 10th - Elementary Basketball Tournament
January 24th - NT Wrestling Tournament
January 31st - NT Kids Dance Clinic

 Recurring City Events:

City Council Mtg. 
@ Municipal Hall 
First Monday of the month 
@ 7pm

TMU Board Mtg. 
@ Municipal Hall 
First Thursday of the month 
@ 7pm

American Legion Mtg. 
@ Memorial Bldg 
Third Monday of the month 
@ 6:30 pm

Am. Legion Aux. Mtg. 
@ Memorial Bldg
Third Tuesday of the month 
@6:30 pm

Traer Lions Club Flea Market
Wednesdays 1-6 pm
(weather permitting)

Knitting @ Library
Every 2nd & 4th 
Saturday of the Month

Needleworks Club
@ Library 
Every Thursday 

 Living Well 
Every Monday 

Masonic Lodge #340
@ the Lodge
Every 2nd Monday


Fire Station for take outs 478-8723

Being a volunteer makes a difference... for someone else and for you

Volunteer in the Traer Community! 
 Iowa is rated 2nd in the nation for volunteering…  BE PART OF IT 

Ambulance……319/478-2084           Fire Department…...319/478-8723

Library...........319/478-2180         NursingHome.......319/478-2730

Museum.........319/478-8660         School..................319/478-2911

Shaker Gallery......319/231-7654 

Click Here
  for a listing of local organizations who would appreciate your participation.



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