City of Bettendorf, Iowa

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The City of Bettendorf Seeking Nominations for the 2021 Independence Parade Grand Marshal

The City of Bettendorf is seeking nominations for the 2021 Independence Parade grand marshal. This year’s parade will be held on Saturday, July 3, 2021.

The nominees must have made significant contributions to the quality of life in the City, whether it is in the area of civic or social services, humanitarianism, or through personal achievements such as athletics or the arts. Nominees must be current resident, long-time past resident, or have brought some distinction to Bettendorf. Nominees must be willing and available to serve as grand marshal on Saturday, July 3. The parade begins at 10:00 a.m. People previously nominated but not selected may be nominated again.

The name, contact information, and a short biography of the person being nominated should be sent to Lauran Haldeman, Bettendorf City Hall, 1609 State Street, Bettendorf, Iowa 52722 or email to

The deadline for nominations is Friday, April 30, 2021.

For further information, please call 563-344-4033.