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  • Neighborhood Revitalization Board

    Oct 01, 5:00 PM

  • Plan & Zoning Commission Meeting

    Oct 02, 6:00 PM

  • City Council Meeting

    Oct 06, 4:30 PM

  • Greater Des Moines Sister Cities Commission Meeting

    Oct 14, 5:00 PM

  • Access Advisory Board

    Oct 15, 12:00 PM

  • 2014 Snow Show

    Please join the City of Des Moines Department of Public Works at the "Snow Show" on Saturday, October 4th from 8 am to 12 noon at the Court Avenue Bridge.

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  • Best City for Young Professionals

    City Award - Best City for Young Professionals. Des Moines tops the list for the Best City for Young Professionals. Factors such as local unemployment rates, job growth projections and median salaries of 24 - 34 year old employed college grads.

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  • Des Moines Named #1 Up and Coming City for Food

    Women’s Health and Yelp teamed up to find the best of the best and Des Moines tops their list of “5 Best Up and Coming Cities for Food” . “Des Moines isn't just a presidential-hopeful pit stop—it's practically a foodie paradise.”

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  • #1 Up-and-Coming Downtown

    Fortune magazine names Des Moines number one "up-and-coming" downtown.

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  • Welcome to the City of Des Moines

    A major center for insurance, financial services and publishing, Des Moines has a lot to offer, such as affordable housing, short commute times, a diverse population, and was also recently named one of the best places to live on the Silicon Prairie.

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  • Spotlight on Des Moines

    Gray's Lake Park features the 1,400 foot-long Kruidenier Trail pedestrian bridge and a 1.9 mile trail around the lake. "...Residents can walk, bike, boat or fish -- right in the very heart of downtown," said Des Moines Mayor Frank Cownie.

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  • Iowa State Capitol

    The Iowa State Capitol is among the most beautiful state capitols in the country with its 275-foot, 23-karat gold leafed dome anchoring the east end of downtown Des Moines.

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  • East Village

    Historic East Village is an eclectic neighborhood of restored historic properties, beautiful streetscapes, and urban living at the foot of the State Capitol.

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  • World Food Prize

    Des Moines is home to the World Food Prize the foremost international award recognizing the achievements in advancing human development by improving the quality, quantity or availability of food in the world.

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  • DMFD Lieutenant Earns Security Master’s Degree from Naval Postgraduate School
  • October 01, 2014
  • DMFD Lieutenant Bob Suarez earns Security Master's Degree from Naval Postgraduate School.

  • Smoke Alarm Donation
  • October 01, 2014
  • Iowa CPCU Society Chapter Donates Smoke Alarms to the Des Moines Fire Department.

  • Des Moines Annual Snow Show
  • October 01, 2014
  • Residents and the Media are invited to attend the annual snow removal equipment display event on the Court Avenue Bridge this Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 8 AM – 12 Noon

  • DES MOINES PARKS AND RECREATION SPONSORS THE 2014 STATE FLAG FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT
  • September 30, 2014
  • Des Moines Parks and Recreation is sponsoring the 2014 Adult State Flag Football Tournament to be held in Des Moines on Saturday, November 1 and Sunday, November 2 (Friday, October 31 will only be used if registration numbers require it). Game times will be determined based on team numbers.

  • City Manager Appoints Interim Police Chief
  • September 29, 2014
  • Police Major Douglas B. Harvey has been selected to serve as the Interim Police Chief for the City of Des Moines. Major Harvey will lead the Police Department upon Chief Judy Bradshaw’s retirement on October 3, 2014 until a permanent replacement is hired.