• Emerald Ash Borer

    Look here to find information and educational links about emerald ash borer (EAB). Residents are encouraged to learn about the city's plans to treat and remove public ash trees, and also to make early plans for managing ash trees on private property.

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  • National Garbage Man Day

    Celebrate National Garbage Man Day on June 17th. We celebrate the women and men in the waste management industry. Performing their jobs day in and day out with excellence keeps our local communities and the world safe and clean. Why do you Love Your Garbage Man? Because they are "Keeping You and Your Environment Safe"!

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  • About Emerald Ash Borer

    Look here to find information and educational links about emerald ash borer (EAB). Residents are encouraged to learn about the city's plans to treat and remove public ash trees, and also to make early plans for managing ash trees on private property.

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  • More About Emerald Ash Borer

    Look here to find information and educational links about emerald ash borer (EAB). Residents are encouraged to learn about the city's plans to treat and remove public ash trees, and also to make early plans for managing ash trees on private property.

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  • Emerald Ash Borer Information

    Look here to find information and educational links about emerald ash borer (EAB). Residents are encouraged to learn about the city's plans to treat and remove public ash trees, and also to make early plans for managing ash trees on private property.

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Department of Public Works Contact Information


We are here to serve you 24-hours a day, seven days a week. You may contact the Public Works 24 hour customer service center at (515) 283-4950. You may also contact Public Works by email or by using our convenient online submission forms.


Department of Public Works Mission

 

The mission of the Department of Public Works is to operate and maintain infrastructure and provide essential services for everyday life and economic growth.

 

Department of Public Works Roles and Responsibilities

 

The Department of Public Works provides day-to-day maintenance of the City's infrastructure services in the area of enterprise sewer maintenance and facility operation, levee reconstruction for Birdland and Central Place, sanitation, street maintenance, city storm and sanitary sewer operations, and emergency response for snow and ice, flood mitigation, and wind storm mitigation.  For resident convenience, the Public Works department staffs a 24-hour call center.