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Polk City, Iowa

Polk City Iowa Blog

UPDATE: Public Works Theft

by Jake Schreier 10/29/2015
10/30/15: Both City vehicles have been found northeast of Polk City as of 12:00 PM October 30, 2015.  The Polk City Police Department and the Polk County Sheriff’s Office investigation is ongoing.  Authorities are looking for anyone who may have seen these vehicles between 4:00 PM October 28th and 6:30 AM of October 29, 2015.  Anyone having informat... [More]

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Fall is Here! Properly Dispose Yard Waste in Polk City

by Jake Schreier 10/22/2015
Did you know that Polk City has a Recycle Center located at 409 East Northside Drive?  The recyclables section is open to everyone and handles cardboard & mixed paper, plastic bottles, and tin cans.  This area is funded by the Metro Waste Authority.Only Polk City residents (which are residents that live within Polk City’s City limits and have Polk City ... [More]

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UPDATED: Washington Avenue & Booth Street Reconstruction Project

by Jake Schreier 10/14/2015
  Construction is near completion on the Washington Avenue and Booth Street Reconstruction Project.  Synergy Contracting, LLC of Bondurant, Iowa was awarded this project.  Their hours of operation for this project run from 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM Monday through Friday and from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM on Saturdays.Road, utility, and most right-of-way construction on W... [More]

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lnterim Police Chief Appointed to Polk City Police Department

by Jake Schreier 10/9/2015
POLK CITY, IOWA -- Polk City Mayor Jason Morse announces the appointment of Roger Sanders as interim police chief of the Polk City Police Department. The appointment of Sanders follows the retirement of long-time Police Chief Mark Bowersox. "It's tough to lose the expertise of someone like Chief Bowersox after so many years of dedicated service as he has been a valuable a... [More]

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Preventative Sanitary Sewer Cleaning

by Jake Schreier 10/5/2015
The City of Polk City has contracted with a company named Hydro-Klean to perform preventative maintenance by cleaning the sanitary sewer. This will improve the sewer's performance and significantly reduce the chance for future sewer backups and related problems.  The map to the right shows where cleaning is scheduled to take place. The cleaning process causes a vacuu... [More]

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Polk City City-Wide Fire Drill

by Jake Schreier 10/1/2015
Does your family know what to do when there is a fire in your house? Polk City's Fire Department is holding a City-Wide Fire Drill October 6th at 6:00 PM.  All residents are encouraged to take part in this City-Wide safety event.  Outdoor sirens will sound at 6:00 PM signaling the start of the City-Wide Fire Drill.  When you hear the sirens have your family... [More]

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Plant Some Shade® Polk City!

by Jake Schreier 8/20/2015
Plant Some Shade® order forms now available for MidAmerican Energy Company’s Iowa residential customers!Plant Some Shade® is a residential tree-planting program funded through MidAmerican Energy Company in cooperation with Polk County Conservation, Great Outdoors Foundation and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Forestry Bureau. Des Moines & S... [More]

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2015 Polk City Four Seasons Festival

by Jake Schreier 7/14/2015
The Polk City Chamber of Commerce, Polk City Development Corporation, and the City of Polk City have partnered to sponsor this Summer's 2015 Four Seasons Festival, a two-day City wide celebration in Polk City.  The Fifth Annual Four Seasons Festival will take place on July 17 & 18.  The Festival has many fun activities planned; including numerous new to this ... [More]

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Polk City Thanks Retiring Police Chaplin & Reserve Officer

by Jake Schreier 6/30/2015
Pastor Mark Schwalenberg has been part of the Polk City Police Department for more than 12 years by volunteering his time for community programs and technical support.  Mark also spent his time supporting and strengthening our officers mental fortitude throughout the years; something that is often overlooked but needed in their line of work. During the 12 years that ... [More]

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9th Annual Polk City Community Garage Sale

by Jake Schreier 6/25/2015
Polk City's 9th Annual Polk City Community Garage Sale will be this Saturday, June 27 from 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM (Rain or Shine).  Ads are placed in the Polk City Square E-mail list, Polk City Iowa Swap and Shop, North Polk Sun, Des Moines Register, Tri-County Times, Bullseye, Ankeny Press Citizen, Kiwanis web site and will also be available at the Kum n' Go and Casey's g... [More]

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112 3rd Street
PO Box 426
Polk City, IA 50226


Phone: 515-984-6233
Fax: 515-984-6177

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