Keep Council Bluffs Beautiful / Live Well Council Bluffs

Creek Top Community Gardens
Plots Available!

Council Bluffs' largest Community Garden is on Avenue B and 12th Street.   Applications are now available here.   


Adopt-a-Street is a program offered by Keep Council Bluffs Beautiful that gives local groups the opportunity to help keep Council Bluffs cleanby collecting litter and beautifying the streets in the community.
Why Adopt-a-Street?
  • It's an easy way for groups to help the community
  • It makes a visible impact on the local environment
  • It helps build community and civic pride
  • It reduces litter cleanup costs
Click here for more information and to view map of available routes.

Many thanks to these participants:

Snyder & Associates
Beacon Vacations
Leadership CB Alumni Association
Mid-Day Optimist
Impact CB
IWCC Construction Technology Program
Backyard Tree Experts
Great Western Bank
Red Giant Oil Company
Rasmussen Mechanical Services
Spring Hill Suites by Marriott
Bass Pro Shops
NP Dodge Real Estate
CHI Health Mercy

Become a Partner of 
Keep Council Bluffs Beautiful
and Live Well Council Bluffs

Please support our efforts to keep our community clean and healthy. Your contribution helps Keep Council Bluffs Beautiful implement programs in litter prevention, waste reduction and beautification.  

Click here for more information.

Make your next event greener by using Clear Stream portable recycling containers. Call the Council Bluffs Recycling Center for more information at 328-4985 or click for the web site link.


Keep Council Bluffs Beautiful and Live Well Council Bluffs Merges with Bluffs Downtown and PCDC to become The 712 Initiative!

The 712 Initiative convenes around opportunities, programs and initiatives that enhance quality of life for residents of Council Bluffs. Building upon our community’s strengths, we drive vitality and growth, create a stronger sense of place and foster a thriving, healthy and active community.

Clean Sweep 2017

Stay tuned for more information on Clean Sweep 2017, a part of Celebrate CB week!  Find the most up-to-date information on our Facebook page:

Recycle More in Council Bluffs
You can now recycle #1 - #5 plastic containers and cartons. Recycle on the curb:
  • On Green Weeks with plastic and metal containers
  • In the drop-off containers around town
  • At the Recycling Center.