Road Closed

Road Closure - NW Hugg Drive

Beginning July 13th, NW Hugg Drive will be closed between 72nd and Timber Valley Drive for approximately three weeks as the Developer works... more ››

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Utility Rates

Polk City Utility Rate ChangesIn February, the City Council approved an increase to water and sewer of 6.5%.The Metro Waste Authority also... more ››


Press Release: Water Shortage Plan Implementation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Des Moines Water Works Implements Water Shortage Plan

Public Works

National Public Works Week

Mayor Morse proclaims May 16-22, 2021 as National Public Works Week in Polk City, Iowa. ... more ››


Emergency Medical Services Week

Mayor Morse proclaims the week of May 16-22, 2021 as Emergency Medical Services Week in Polk City, Iowa.... more ››


2020 Water Quality Report

Annual reports contain important information regarding the water quality in our water system.The source of Polk City's water is surface... more ››

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Soil Quality Restoration Program

Program Description: In an effort to promote quality stormwater programs, the City is offering a program and allocating... more ››

Police Week

Mayor Morse Proclaims May 9-15 National Police Week

Mayor Jason Morse proclaims the week of May 9-15, 2021 as National Police Week in Polk City, Iowa and publicly salutes the service of law... more ››


Closure--Section of Town Square

The City will be closing off the southern half of the Square, including the playground, beginning Monday May 10th.  The purpose of this... more ››

Clerks Week

Mayor Morse Proclaims May 2-8 Professional Municipal Clerks Week

Jason Morse, Mayor of the City of Polk City, Iowa, does hereby recognize the week of May 2 through May 8, 2021, as Professional Municipal... more ››

Arbor Day

Mayor Morse Proclaims April 30, 2021 as Arbor Day

Arbor Day in Polk City, Iowa

Jason Morse, Mayor of the City of Polk City, Iowa, does hereby proclaim April 30, 2021, as Arbor Day in the City of Polk City, Iowa, and he... more ››


Results of 2021 City Survey

The results for the 2021 Community Survey are attached below.  The City appreciates the overwhelming support and participation with over... more ››

Water Main Flushing

Annual Water Main Flushing

PUBLIC NOTICEPolk City’s annual water main flushing is scheduled for:April 19-23  (alternate dates due to inclement... more ››


2021 City Survey

The City of Polk City, Iowa is conducting a survey to assess citizen satisfaction with several of the major city services and to help... more ››

Citizens Academy

Polk City Citizens Academy - Coming Fall 2021

The Citizens Academy is a program that allows a group of residents to learn more about Polk City local government.  Our focus is to... more ››

Stormwater Management Utility Fee

Stormwater Management Utility Fee

Stormwater Management Utility FeeThe City of Polk City passed a Stormwater Management Utility Ordinance on January 11,... more ››

Clean Up Day

2021 City Wide Clean Up Event

CITY-WIDE CLEAN-UP EVENTCurbside Pick UpSATURDAY MAY 22, 2021The purpose of the City Clean-Up is to help residents dispose of clutter... more ››


Winter Weather Guide

Make sure you know what your responsiblities are as a resident or business owner regarding snowfall and ice accumulations.  You can use the... more ››

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Road Construction - 3rd Street

Des Moines Asphalt and Paving have scheduled milling and paving operations on 3rd Street between Bridge Road and Broadway for October 20th... more ››

Enjoy Beggars’ Night safely this season - October 30th 6p-8pm

Halloween is quickly approaching, and the City of Polk City encourages residents to continue to follow public health guidelines during this... more ››