Want to serve your community? - There is currently an opening on the Grimes Planning and Zoning Commission. Interested persons should email Rochelle Williams by December 23rd.
Christmas Tree & Winter Yard Waste Collection (PDF): Monday Dec. 29th & Monday Jan. 6th
NW 70th Ave Improvements (City of Johnston) PDF: Dave Cubit, City of Johnston Public Works Director gave a presentation to the City Council on Tuesday November 25th. Click on link to view the slides that were shown.
Monthly Newsletter Update: In an effort to be "greener" we are eliminating the paper version of the monthly newsletter included with all utility bills. In order to stay informed on important news and events you will need to sign up for the e-mail version. To sign up, scroll down to the bottom of this window and click on the subscribe button. Northwest Transportation Corridor Study Website
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2014 Central Iowa Human Capital Survey (link is off site): The Greater Des Moines Partnership, in collaboration with Character Counts In Iowa and the Institute for Excellence & Ethics, is conducting a survey to determine how embedded the local talent is in the community and in the workplace, based on connectedness to people, place an purpose. More information (also off site).
Notice of Street Construction and Road Closure: The City of Grimes will be reconstructing SE 19th Street from IA 141 to the Grimes corporate limits and the City of Johnston will be reconstructing NW 62nd Avenue from the Grimes Corporate limits to NW 103rd Street. Both the Grimes and Johnston projects are scheduled to begin Monday June 23rd.
DART News: DART is now on Google Maps and Bing Maps.
For more information, please visit www.ridedart.com or call DART Customer Service at 515-283-8100.
Complete Water Mitigation Plan (PDF)
The Grimes Community Food Pantry provides for 40 to 50 families once a month. Items for the Food Pantry may be dropped off at the Grimes United Methodist Church, Monday through Thursday, 8:30 am - 2:00 pm, or you may drop items at the Grimes Fareway store just inside the entrance. Monetary donations are appreciated. Appointments may be made by calling 986-4036. In order to receive help from the food pantry, you must be a current resident of Grimes and proof of address is required.
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