Utilities

Water & Sewer

ContactAddressPhone
Polk City Water & Sewer Dept112 3rd Street,
P.O. Box 426
Polk City, Iowa 50226
515-984-6233

AFTER HOURS EMERGENCIES CALL POLK COUNTY DISPATCH

515-286-3333


Telephone/Internet

ContactAddressPhone
CenturyLink, Inc.925 High Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50309

800-244-1111

Mediacom

225 S. Dayton Avenue
Ames, Iowa 50010-6499

800-262-3843


Post Office

ContactAddressPhone
Postmaster302 N. 3rd St
Polk City, Iowa 50226
515-984-6137

 


Gas & Electric

ContactAddressPhone
MidAmerican Energy Company500 E Court
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
888-427-5632
Midland Coop 800-833-8876

Trash Collection

Contact

Phone

Call City Hall to request a Metro Waste Authority container.

Collection will occur on Wednesdays.  Please have your new,

brown cart at the curb by 6am on Wednesdays.

515-244-0021

Recycling Curb-It

Contact City Hall to request a Curb-it Cart. It is picked up every other Friday morning by Metro Waste Authority.


City Recycle Center - 409 East Northside Drive
Open Monday - Sunday from 7AM - 7PM

  • Recyclables
    The recyclables section is open to everyone and handles cardboard & mixed paper, plastic bottles, and tin cans. This area is funded by the Metro Waste Authority.
  • Yard Waste
    Only Polk City residents (which are residents that live within Polk City’s City limits and have Polk City utility services) can use the yard waste side of the recycle center. Disposal of routine maintenance items such as grass clippings, leaves, tree trimmings and organic landscaping waste can all be done here. This area is provided and monitored by the City of Polk City and is funded by local taxes.

Compost IT! also available