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The annual spring cleanup of Muscatine Greenwood Cemetery is underway

Muscatine, IOWA – According to the city officials, all grave decorations were to be removed by Monday, March 14, 2022, according to cemetery staff.

Remaining grave decorations will be removed and discarded by cemetery staff after that date.

City officials have announced that grave decorations include, but are not limited to, wreaths, silk flowers, grave blankets, wooden crosses, toys, cobblestones, and potted plants.

Undecorated metal shepherd’s hooks and Remembrance Vigil Candles and Solar Lights will not be removed.

New grave decorations may be brought in after Monday, April 4, 2022, with no more than two decorations per grave site.

More information here.

This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available. 

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