Stormwater Management

The Stormwater Utility Division is responsible for stormwater management planning and engineering including flood control and mitigation, responding to residents’ drainage concerns, and improving surface water quality within the City of Des Moines.

Report Stormwater Concerns 

To report any stormwater concerns, such as illicit discharges, drainage concerns, connections or polluted runoff from a construction site please contact the City’s 24-Hour customer service hotline at (515) 283-4950 or complete the online form