Polk County Admin Bldg: 111 Court Ave, Des Moines IA 50309
Polk County Admin Bldg: 111 Court Ave, Des Moines IA 50309
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Polk County.. Lead a Quality Life
Polk County.. Lead a Quality Life

Recent News & Press Releases

Special Election 06/25/2013

Johnston Community School Special Election
June 25th 2013

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Mosquito Control Spray Program

Please be advised that Polk County Public Works “Mosquito Control Spray Program” is in process and will continue throughout the summer months as necessary. This program will spray for adult mosquitoes using an approved adulticide product. The a...

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Polk County Administration Building Closed

The Polk County Administration Building will be closed Monday May 27th, 2013, in observance of Memorial Day.

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Managed Irrigation Requested, Even as Drought Conditions throughout Central Iowa Improve

DES MOINES, Iowa (May 23, 2013) – Des Moines Water Works is asking metro area customers – residential and commercial – to manage seasonal irrigation for the next several weeks, even as drought conditions throughout the state co...

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Road Closures

On Monday, May 20, 2013, Polk County Public Works will begin a culvert replacement project on NE 80th Street between NE 46 Ave. and NE 50 Ave. near Altoona.

Please see the maps below for more details.

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