Remember Imagine Dubuque? Imagine, we did… Now is the time for ACTION!

Join us as we come together to make Imagine Dubuque, our City’s Comprehensive Plan, a reality! Over 6,000 people gave input to develop the plan, and the community is implementing YOUR recommendations. Help us build toward our destination – our future. Get involved today!

  • What are you or your organization doing?
  • What actions are underway?
  • What efforts are you passionate about?
  • How would you like to get involved?
  • Tell us! Click the button below…



Action Toolkit

Start spreading the good word to your colleagues, neighbors, and friends to be part of the action! Download and use the materials below to get involved and inspire others in your community, neighborhood, and organization to do the same.

Starter Resources

Conversation Menu

Spark conversation about Imagine Dubuque actions and passion projects! Use this interactive Conversation Menu to help guide discussion, record efforts and actions underway, and sign-up for project categories you would like to get involved with.

Instructions: Enter information directly into the interactive PDF or print and write information down the old fashioned way with paper and pen.

Email completed forms to or mail paper copies to:

City of Dubuque
Attn: Chris Happ Olson
50 W 13th Street
Dubuque, IA 52001

Social Media Post Guide

Sharing is caring! Please copy and paste the sample social media posts contained here and images in the gallery below to help get the word out on Instagram, Facebook, and other online avenues.

Instructions: Right click and save the images below for posting on social media. Click here to copy sample social media text for posting with your image of choice.

Marketing Posters

Click here to download a PDF of the marketing posters shown below.

Instructions: Print and post around town, in your place of work, at local coffee houses, and elsewhere to help promote and build awareness!

Past Kick-Start Events

Big thanks to everyone who joined us to take part in our series of June Kick-Start Events! We are only getting started, so please stay tuned for more opportunities to connect in-person. 

Thursday, June 13th 2019

Mayor’s Lunch| 11:45 am – 1:30 pm | Holiday Inn, 450 Main Street
Millwork Night Market | 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm | Historic Millwork District

Friday, June 14th, 2019

Around Town Coffee Chats

Food Truck Friday | 11:30 am – 1:30 pm | Washington Park
Dubuque… And all the Jazz! | 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm | Town Clock

Saturday, June 15th, 2019

Dubuque Farmers Market | 7:00 am – 12:00 pm | Around City Hall
Juneteenth Celebration | 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm | Comiskey Park

food truck friday
Image Credit: Travel Dubuque