City Council Proclamations
Meeting DateTitlePhotoProclamation
10/20/2014Alpha Delta Kappa MonthPhotoProclamation
10/20/2014Des Moines' Jazz History DayPhotoProclamation
10/06/2014White Cane Safety DayPhotoProclamation
10/06/2014Fire Prevention WeekPhotoProclamation
09/22/2014Italian Heritage MonthPhotoProclamation
09/22/2014Chief Bradshaw recognitionPhoto 
08/25/2014Hy-Vee Check PresentationPhoto 
07/28/2014National Night Out Proclamation
07/28/2014K-9 Special UnitPhotoProclamation
06/23/2014National Jr High Rodeo AssociationPhoto 
05/19/2014National Public Works WeekPhoto 
05/19/2014City Manager Rick Clark AppreciationPhoto 
05/05/2014Small Business WeekPhotoProclamation
04/21/2014Administrative Professionals Week Proclamation
04/21/2014Affordable Housing WeekPhotoProclamation
04/21/2014Arbor DayPhotoProclamation
04/21/2014Prairie Meadows-Polk County Annual Distribution CheckPhoto 
04/07/2014Parkinson Disease Awareness MonthPhotoProclamation
03/24/2014National Service Recognition DayPhotoProclamation
03/10/2014Carl Voss Special RecognitionPhotoCertificate
02/10/2014FFA WeekPhotoProclamation
01/13/2014Grand View University NAIA National ChampionsPhotoProclamation
01/13/2014Swearing in Ceremony - Christine HensleyPhoto 
01/13/2014Swearing in Ceremony - Bill GrayPhoto 
01/13/2014Swearing in Ceremony - Skip MoorePhoto 
12/09/2013Holiday Food Project Weeks Proclamation
12/09/2013Julie Evans Certificate of Recognition Certificate
11/18/2013Virtual Library Week Proclamation
11/18/2013Small Business Saturday Proclamation
11/18/2013Primary Health Care Certificate
10/21/2013National Disability Employment Awareness MonthPhotoProclamation
10/21/2013National Federation of the Blind - Meet the Blind MonthPhotoProclamation
10/21/2013Stan Ring Award Recipient - David MillerPhoto 
10/07/2013Disability Mentoring DayPhotoProclamation
10/07/2013Fire Prevention WeekPhotoProclamation
10/07/2013Des Moines Jazz History DayPhotoProclamation
09/09/2013Filipino American Cultural and Diversity MonthPhotoProclamation
09/09/2013Prince Hall DayPhotoProclamation
09/09/2013National Discover Your Optimal Health DayPhotoProclamation
08/12/2013Roller Derby WeekPhotoProclamation
08/12/2013Habitat for HumanityPhotoProclamation
06/10/2013Small Business WeekPhotoProclamation
05/20/2013Public Works WeekPhotoProclamation
05/20/2013Trees Please Check PresentationPhoto 
05/06/2013Train DayPhotoProclamation
04/22/2013Money Smart Week/Bank On Central Iowa DayPhotoProclamation
04/22/2013Administrative Professionals Week/DayPhotoProclamation
04/22/2013Arbor DayPhotoProclamation
04/22/2013Castle Club of Des Moines and Ballroom Dancing MonthPhotoProclamation
04/08/2013Parkinson Awareness MonthPhotoProclamation
04/08/2013National Service Recognition DayPhotoProclamation
04/08/2013Affordable Housing WeekPhotoProclamation
03/25/2013Gateway Dance TheatrePhoto 
03/11/2013Brain Injury Awareness MonthPhotoProclamation
02/11/2013National FFA WeekPhotoProclamation
02/11/2013Iowa LULAC WeekPhotoProclamation
01/28/2013Friends of Des Moines Parks - Check PresentationPhoto 
12/03/20122012 Holiday Food Basket WeeksPhotoProclamation
12/03/2012Your Mom, Men's Roller Derby DayPhotoProclamation
11/19/2012Small Business Saturday Proclamation
10/22/2012National Federation of the Blind - Meet the Blind MonthPhotoProclamation
10/22/2012National Disability Employment Awareness MonthPhotoProclamation
10/22/2012Des Moines' Jazz History DayPhotoProclamation
10/08/2012WOW! Wonder of Words MonthPhotoProclamation
10/08/2012Firefighters in Pink DaysPhotoProclamation
10/08/2012Fire Prevention WeekPhotoProclamation
09/24/2012Grand View University Homecoming Weekend Proclamation
09/24/2012Alpha Delta Kappa Month Proclamation
09/10/2012American Business Women's DayPhotoProclamation
09/10/2012Patriot Day & National Day of RemembrancePhotoProclamation
09/10/2012Dave Knutzen, Executive Fire Officer ProgramPhoto 
08/27/2012Otters Coach Lonny KermanPhotoProclamation
08/27/2012Otters DayPhotoProclamation
08/13/2012Ding Darling DayPhotoProclamation
08/13/2012Check Presentation Grays Lake Trail and Quiet StreetPhoto 
06/25/2012Governing Magazine and AARP - Sustaining Communities for All AgesPhoto 
06/11/2012DREAM BIG - READ! and OWN THE NIGHT!PhotoProclamation
05/21/2012American Heart "Fit Friendly Company" AwardPhoto 
05/21/2012National Public Works WeekPhotoProclamation
05/07/2012John Meeks 4-Time Undefeated State Wrestling ChampionPhoto 
05/07/2012Central Iowa Bike MonthPhoto 
04/23/2012Hameytarim Band from Akko, IsraelPhoto 
04/23/2012Administrative Professionals Day/WeekPhoto 
04/23/2012Arbor DayPhotoProclamation
04/23/2012Tree City USAPhoto 
04/23/2012Champion Tree ProgramPhoto 
04/23/2012Champion Tree ProgramPhoto 
04/09/2012Parkinson's Awareness MonthPhotoProclamation
02/27/2012Friends of Des Moines Parks - Check PresentationPhoto 
02/13/2012Charter Neighborhood RecognitionsPhoto 
02/13/2012League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) WeekPhoto 
01/09/2012100th Anniversary City HallPhotoProclamation
12/19/2011Universal Hour of PeacePhotoProclamation
12/05/2011Holiday Food BasketPhoto 
12/05/2011National Human RightsPhoto 
12/05/2011Nadine Hogate - Neighborhood Revitalization Board RecognitionPhoto 
11/21/2011National Environmental Hall of Fame RecognitionPhoto 
10/10/2011National Disability Employment Awareness MonthPhoto 
09/12/2011APWA Project of the Year Award - Jackson Basin Stormwater Pumping StationPhoto 
08/29/2011National American Miss Iowa Pre-Teen Cover Girl - Jordan GeorgePhoto 
08/08/2011East High Softball Team - 4A State ChampsPhoto 
07/25/2011National Night OutPhoto 
07/11/2011Government Finance Officers Association - Cert. of AchievementPhoto 
06/27/2011Goodguys Heartland Nationals 20th AnniversaryPhoto 
06/13/2011Bicycle Friendly Community AwardPhoto 
05/23/2011Corporation for Economic DevelopmentPhoto 
05/23/2011EMC's 100 Year CelebrationPhoto 
05/09/2011Don Tripp - Slattery/Trueblood Award RecipientPhoto 
05/09/2011National Public Works WeekPhoto 
04/25/2011National Drinking Water Week Proclamation
04/25/2011Rotary Club of Des Moines Centennial Week Proclamation
04/25/2011Champion Tree Awards  
04/25/2011Arbor Day Proclamation
04/25/2011Iowa Energy Week  
04/11/2011Champions for Children WeekPhotoProclamation
04/11/20112011 AViD Author SeriesPhotoProclamation
02/28/2011Women in Construction Week Proclamation
02/28/2011Family of Lt. James E. Breining Proclamation
02/14/2011Farmers Insurance - Most Secure City AwardPhoto 
02/14/2011Friends of Des Moines Parks - Check PresentationPhoto 
01/24/2011Prairie Meadows Annual SupportPhoto 
12/20/2010National Homeless Persons Memorial DayPhotoProclamation
12/20/2010Universal Hour of PeacePhotoProclamation
12/20/2010AMVETS Post #2 DayPhotoProclamation
12/06/2010Human Rights Day and MonthPhoto 
12/06/2010James M. O'Donnell DayPhotoProclamation
12/06/2010John L. Jones DayPhotoProclamation
12/06/2010Holiday Food Program WeeksPhotoProclamation
11/22/2010Small Business Saturday Proclamation
11/08/2010National Home Care Month Proclamation
11/08/2010Hunger and Homeless Awareness WeekPhotoProclamation
11/08/2010Thrivent Builds NeighborhoodsPhoto 
10/25/2010Everybody Wins! Iowa Power Lunch WeekPhotoProclamation
10/25/2010Rebuilding TogetherPhoto 
10/11/2010Lights on Afterschool DayPhotoProclamation
10/11/2010National Disability Employment MonthPhotoProclamation
10/11/2010Domestic Violence Awareness MonthPhotoProclamation
10/11/2010Des Moines Jazz History DayPhotoProclamation
10/11/2010Des Moines Arts Festival "2010 Gold Grand Pinnacle Award"Photo 
10/11/2010Recognition of Anastasiya Koval, Exchange StudentPhoto 
09/27/2010Des Moines Women's Club 125th AnniversaryPhotoProclamation
09/27/2010Alpha Delta Kappa Month Proclamation
09/27/2010Italian Heritage MonthPhotoProclamation
09/27/2010Rollin' Relics Car Club Check PresentationPhoto 
09/27/2010Gold Wing PlaquePhoto 
09/13/2010Library Card Sign-up MonthPhoto 
09/13/2010International Ataxia Awareness DayPhoto 
08/23/2010Aquatics Life SkillsPhotoProclamation
07/26/2010National Night OutPhotoProclamation
07/26/2010International Clown WeekPhotoProclamation
07/26/2010Excellence in Financial ReportingPhoto 
06/28/2010National Garden MonthPhoto 
06/28/2010Fire Department - Care enough to wear pink daysPhotoProclamation
06/28/2010All-America CityPhoto 
04/26/2010Historic East Village Inc.Photo 
04/26/2010Arbor DayPhoto 
04/26/2010Fair Housing MonthPhoto 
04/26/2010Fort Des Moines Neighborhood AssociationPhoto 
04/26/2010DSM Environmental Hall of Fame Award for Mayor CowniePhoto 
03/22/2010Google Des Moines WeekPhotoProclamation
02/22/2010Check Presentation from Prairie Meadows/Polk CountyPhoto 
02/22/2010Honoring John RuanPhoto 
02/08/2010Gray's Woods Neighborhood AssociationPhoto 
02/08/2010Cultural Advocacy DayPhotoProclamation
01/25/2010National Mentoring MonhPhotoProclamation
01/25/2010Braille Awareness WeekPhotoProclamation
12/21/2009Universal Hour of Peace Proclamation
12/21/2009National Homeless Persons' Memorial DayPhotoProclamation
12/07/2009Sheridan Gardens Neighborhood AssociationPhoto 
12/07/2009Holiday Food Program WeeksPhotoProclamation
12/07/2009Human Rights MonthPhotoProclamation
11/09/2009Hunger and Homeless Awareness Week Proclamation
11/09/2009National GIS Day Proclamation
10/26/2009Right-of-Way Recognition Month Proclamation
10/12/2009National Disability Employment Awareness MonthPhotoProclamation
10/12/2009Des Moines Jazz HistoryPhotoProclamation
10/12/2009White Cane Safety Awareness DayPhotoProclamation
09/28/2009Shondre "Mr. Bangladesh" Crawford DayPhotoProclamation
09/28/2009Italian Heritage MonthPhotoProclamation
08/10/2009AAU Junior OlympicsPhoto 
08/10/2009Roosevelt Tennis Day Proclamation
07/27/2009Citizen Awards – River RescuePhoto 
07/27/2009Design Awards-Grays Lake Master Plan and MLK Pkwy Road EnhancementsPhoto 
07/27/2009National Night Out Proclamation
07/13/2009Park and Recreation MonthPhoto 
06/22/2009Baby Boomers Official Cookie of Des MoinesPhotoProclamation
06/22/2009Family Violence Center PartnershipPhotoProclamation
06/08/2009Sister Cities CommissionPhoto 
05/18/2009Small Business Week  
05/18/2009National Garden MonthPhotoProclamation
05/18/2009National Public Works WeekPhotoProclamation
04/20/2009Administrative ProfessionalsPhoto 
04/20/2009Arbor DayPhoto 
04/06/2009Architecture Month Proclamation
04/06/2009National Environmental Education WeekPhotoProclamation
04/06/2009Patriot’s DayPhotoProclamation
03/23/2009National Braille Readers are Leaders Day Proclamation
01/26/2009I’ll Make Me a World in Iowa Proclamation