City of Stratford - A Poetic Welcome Home

Stratford is friendly a small, that brags of it library, community center, K-6 Elementary School, grocery store, bank, post office, churches, and main street businesses. It is a growing community centrally located in the heartland of Iowa. Welcoming residents, caring business owners, and community service volunteers all contribute towards our town's economic growth and development.

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Housing CDBG Grant


The City of Stratford is still accepting applications for Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funded housing rehabilitation program. The objective of the program is the preservation of the City's housing stock through rehabilitation of...

Council Meeting Reminder


Just a friendly reminder -City of Stratford Council Meetings are held on the 2nd Monday of the month. The public is always welcome! Future and past agenda's and minutes are always available on our website.  If you would like to be on an agenda please...

Halloween Trick or Treat Night


Stratford City Council approved Saturday, October 31st as the City of Stratford Trick or Treat Night from 5:00 - 7:00 P.M. If you have any question concerning this please contact Stratford City Hall at 515-838-2311.