Due to renovations some offices have moved, please check the City Hall Move page for more information.
  • Pick Up Your Tiny Trees!

    Pickup Date & Time: Saturday, April 29 from 8:00 a.m. - Noon.

    NEW Pick Up Location: Polk County River Place, 2309 Euclid Ave, Des Moines

    All tree orders are bagged and labelled for each resident. You are guaranteed to receive your trees no matter what time you arrive.

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  • 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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  • Planting Tiny Trees

    A new way to invest in the future by building our tree canopy. Trees produce oxygen, lower heating and A/C bills, raise property values, and create safe spaces. Order your Tiny Trees today!

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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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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

 

For a complete listing of services provided in each of the areas of responsibility see the Public Works Organizational Chart.

   

Public Works
Des Moines Public Works Department
216 SE 5th Street
Accessible Ramp - North Side of Building
Des Moines, IA 50309
(T) (515) 283-4950
(F) (515) 237-1655
Email
 

Wastewater Reclamation Facility & Authority
Waste Water Treatment Plant
3000 Vandalia Road
Des Moines, IA 50309
(T) (515) 323-8045
Email