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Services
Service NameDepartmentAddressPhone
5(h) Home Ownership ProgramHousing Services2309 Euclid Avenue
Polk County River Place
Des Moines, IA 50310
(515) 323-8950
A.H. Blank Golf CoursePark and Recreation808 County Line Rd
Des Moines, IA 50315
(515) 248-6300
Accident ReportsPolice Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4824
Adult and Youth ActivitiesPark and Recreation1551 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 237-1386
Airport SectionPolice Department5800 Fleur Drive
Des Moines, IA 50321
(515) 256-5020
Animal ControlPolice Department1615 SE 14th Street
Des Moines, IA 50320
(515) 283-4811
Animal Control ShelterPolice Department1615 SE 14th Street
Des Moines, IA 50320
(515) 284-6905
Ashworth Pool (June-Aug)Park and Recreation101 SW 45th St
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 243-3567 Press 1
Assistance (Low-income)Community Development602 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4182
Background ChecksPolice Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4824
Birdland Pool (June-Aug)Park and Recreation300 Holcomb Ave
Des Moines, IA 50313
(515) 243-3567 Press 2
Board of HealthCommunity Development602 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4046
Building CodeCommunity Development602 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4200
Business InformationCity Clerk400 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4500
Business LicensesCity Clerk400 Robert D Ray Drive
Second Floor
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4209
Chief's OfficePolice Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4824
Citizen Police AcademyPolice Department433 E Army Post Road
Des Moines, IA 50315
(515) 323-8350
City Council & MayorCity Manager400 Robert D Ray Drive
Second Floor
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4944
City History & DemographicsCity Clerk400 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4500
City Manager’s OfficeCity Manager400 Robert D Ray Drive
1st Floor
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4141
City of Des Moines Action CenterCity Clerk400 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4500
City of Des Moines Zoning or Neighborhood InspectionsPolice Department602 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4207
Code EnforcementCommunity Development602 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4046
Community & Senior CentersCommunity Development602 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4182
Community GardensPark and Recreation1551 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 248-6383
Construction & Contractor Permits & LicensesCommunity Development602 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4200
Construction Bids & Requests for Proposal (RFP)Engineering400 Robert D Ray Drive
Second Floor
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4005
Contract Sale & Rental InspectionsCommunity Development602 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4046
Contractor LicensesCommunity Development602 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4200
Crimes Against PersonsPolice Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4868
Department of Public WorksPublic Works216 SE 5th Street
Forestry Office
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4950
Des Moines Civil and Human RightsDes Moines Civil and Human Rights602 Robert D Ray Drive
First Floor
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4284
Des Moines International AirportDes Moines International Airport5800 Fleur Drive
Room 201k
Des Moines, IA 50321
(515) 256-5100
Des Moines Softball ComplexPark and Recreation4980 NE 46th Street
Des Moines, IA
(515) 248-6310
East Side LocationCommunity Development3711 Easton Blvd.
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 248-6211
Economic DevelopmentCity Manager400 Robert D Ray Drive
First Floor
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4004
Elm Grove CemeteryPark and Recreation6501 Indianola Rd
Des Moines, IA
(515) 248-6320
EmergencyPolice Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
911
Employment OpportunitiesHuman Resources602 Robert D Ray Drive
Lower Level North End
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4213
Event and Outdoor PlanningCity Clerk1551 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Pkwy
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 237-1386
Excess Property SalesEngineering400 Robert D Ray Drive
Second Floor
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4561
Facility & Asset ManagementPark and Recreation602 Robert D Ray Dr
Level
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4204
Family Conflict UnitPolice Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4832
Finance Accounting DepartmentFinance400 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4921
Finance Procurement DivisionFinance400 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4228
FingerprintingPolice Department25 E 1st Street
Second Floor
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4804
Fire Prevention & SafetyFire Department2715 Dean Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 283-4240
Fire ProtectionFire Department2715 Dean
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 283-4237
Four Mile Community Recreation CenterPark and Recreation3711 Easton Boulevard
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 248-6315
Fraud and Auto Theft UnitPolice Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4821
G & S Tow ServicePolice Department4100 East 16th Street
Des Moines, IA 50313
(515) 276-8068
General InformationPolice Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4824
Glendale CemeteryPark and Recreation4909 University Ave
Des Moines, IA 50311
(515) 248-6320
Grandview Golf CoursePark and Recreation2401 E 29th St
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 248-6301
Gray's LakePark and Recreation2101 Fleur Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 242-2855
Gray's LakePark and Recreation2101 Fleur Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 237-1386
Gray's Lake ConcessionsPark and Recreation2101 Fleur Drive
Des Moines, IA 50321
(515) 242-2855
Greater Des Moines Softball ComplexPark and Recreation4980 NE 46th Street
Des Moines, IA
(515) 237-1386
Hazardous MaterialsFire Department2715 Dean Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 283-4237
HeadquartersPolice Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4836
IdentificationPolice Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4804
Identification Section (Fingerprinting inquiries)Police Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4804
Information CenterCity Clerk400 Robert D. Ray Drive
1st Floor
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4500
Intelligence SectionPolice Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4827
InvestigationPolice Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4864
James Cownie Baseball ParkPark and RecreationSE 23rd Street
Des Moines, IA 50320
(515) 237-1386
James Cownie Soccer ParkPark and Recreation2600 E Hartford
Des Moines, IA 50320
(515) 237-1386
Laurel Hill CemeteryPark and Recreation3601 East Court
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 248-6320
Legal AdvisorPolice Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4121
Library ResourcesLibrary1000 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4152
Logan Service Site - East Side LocationCommunity Development1740 Garfield Ave
2nd Floor
Des Moines, IA 50316
(515) 248-6212
Loved Ones Safe & Together (L.O.S.T)Police Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4864
Metro STAR (Special Tactics And Response)Police Department
Des Moines, IA
(515) 248-6060
Municipal CodeLegal400 Robert D Ray Drive
Third Floor
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4130
Nahas Aquatic Center (June-Aug)Park and Recreation1001 Porter Ave
Des Moines, IA 50315
(515) 243-3567 Press 3
Neighborhood Based Service Delivery (NBSD)Police Department602 Robert D Ray Drive
1st Floor
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 237-1583
Neighborhood DevelopmentCommunity Development602 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4568
Neighborhood PlanningCommunity Development602 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4565
Neighborhood RevitalizationCommunity Development602 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4568
Non-Emergency Communications CenterPolice Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4811
Northwest Aquatic Center (June-Aug)Park and Recreation4915 Madison Ave
Des Moines, IA 50310
(515) 243-3567 Press 4
Oak Grove CemeteryPark and Recreation3903 SW 31st St
Des Moines, IA 50315
(515) 248-6320
Offices of Professional Standards (Receives compliments and complaints regarding personnel)Police Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4816
Parking EnforcementPolice Department3102 Forest Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50312
(515) 271-4650
Parking Facilities & GaragesEngineering400 Robert D. Ray Drive
Basement Level
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4973
Parking TicketsCity Clerk400 Robert D. Ray Drive
1st Floor
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4209
Parks and RecreationPark and Recreation1551 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 237-1386
Parks ManagementPark and Recreation1551 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 237-1386
Parks Text Messaging NotificationsPark and RecreationTEXT Keywords: DSMEvents, DSMPools, DSMSports, DSMTrails
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Parks VolunteerismPark and Recreation1551 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 248-6380
Pawn Shop UnitPolice Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4882
Permits and InspectionsCommunity Development602 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4200
Personnel and Training (Academy)Police Department433 E Army Post Road
Des Moines, IA 50315
(515) 323-8350
Persons SectionPolice Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4868
Pioneer-Columbus Community Recreation CenterPark and Recreation2100 SE 5th St
Des Moines, IA 50315
(515) 237-1386
Planning and BudgetCity Clerk25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4884
Police AcademyPolice Department433 E Army Post Road
Des Moines, IA 50315
(515) 323-8350
Police Protection & EnforcementPolice Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4836
Polk County JailPolice Department
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 286-3804
Property Management/Vehicle Impound Unit/(Releases property and vehicles)Police Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4850
Property Section (Investigates Property Crimes)Police Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4865
Public Housing ProgramsHousing Services2309 Euclid Avenue
Polk County River Place
Des Moines, IA 50310
(515) 323-8950
Public Information OfficeCity Manager400 Robert D Ray Dr
1st Floor
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4795
Public Information OfficePolice Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4084
Public ParkingEngineering400 Robert D. Ray Drive
Second Floor
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4973
Public Records RequestPolice Department25 E 1st Street
1st Floor South End
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4899
Records Section/Information DeskPolice Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4824
Records Section/Phone Report UnitPolice Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4771
Records Section/Report RequestsPolice Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4896
Residential Building PermitsCommunity Development602 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4200
Residential InformationCity Clerk400 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4500
Safety ProgramsFire Department2715 Dean Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 283-4240
Saint Ambrose Cemetery Park and Recreation2019 Woodland Ave
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 248-6320
Sanitation DivisionPublic Works216 SE 5th Street
Accessible Ramp - North Entrance
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4950
Sewer Maintenance DivisionPublic Works216 SE 5th Street
Accessible Ramp - North Entrance
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4950
Sewer Maintenance DivisionPublic Works216 SE 5th Street
Accessible Ramp - North Entrance
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4950
Shelter ReservationsPark and Recreation1551 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 237-1386
Sidewalk Maintenance SectionPublic Works216 SE 5th Street
Accessible Ramp - North Entrance
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4950
Sims CemeteryPark and Recreation3605 East University Ave
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 248-6320
Site & Building InspectionsCommunity Development602 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4200
Site Planning & ZoningCommunity Development602 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4200
South Side LocationCommunity Development2100 SE 5th
Des Moines, IA 50315
(515) 248-6214
Sports Weather HOTLINE (by 4pm daily)Park and Recreation1551 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 256-2434
Street ClosuresCity Clerk400 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4209
Street ClosuresEngineering400 Robert D. Ray Drive
Basement Level
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4973
Street LightsEngineering400 Robert D. Ray Drive
Basement Level
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4973
Street Maintenance DivisionPublic Works216 SE 5th Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4950
Street SignalsEngineering400 Robert D. Ray Drive
Basement Level
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4973
Street SignsEngineering400 Robert D. Ray Drive
Basement Level
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4973
Swift Auto PartsPolice Department
Des Moines, IA
(515) 262-8860
Teachout Aquatic Center (June-Aug)Park and Recreation2601 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 243-3567 Press 5
Traffic EnforcementPolice Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 271-4650
Traffic SafetyPolice Department3102 Forest Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50312
(515) 271-4650
Traffic StudiesEngineering400 Robert D. Ray Drive
Second Floor
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4973
Traffic UnitPolice Department
Des Moines, IA
(515) 271-4650
Trail ManagementPark and Recreation1551 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 237-1386
Vice and Narcotics ControlPolice Department25 E 1st Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4830
Visitor InformationCity Clerk400 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4500
Wading Pool RentalsPark and Recreation1551 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 237-1386
Wastewater Reclamation Facility & AuthorityPublic Works3000 Vandalia Road
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 323-8045
Waveland Golf CoursePark and Recreation4908 University Ave
Des Moines, IA 50311
(515) 248-6302
WEST / Central Side LocationCommunity Development1618 6th Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50314
(515) 248-6216
Woodland CemteryPark and Recreation2019 Woodland Ave
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 248-6320
ZoningCommunity Development602 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4200
Zoning and Zoning Code EnforcementCommunity Development602 Robert D Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 283-4200