Snow Ordinance: Due to the weather forecast, the snow ordinance will go into effect on Sunday January 21st at 12:00 PM until Tuesday January 23rd at 12:00 PM. Please make sure to have all vehicles removed from all city streets during that time period. Thank you for your cooperation.
Planning and Zoning Commission Opening:
Are you interested in becoming more involved in your community? We currently have an open seat on our Planning and Zoning Commission. It is for a partial term expiring January of 2019. The Planning and Zoning Commission makes recommendations to the City Council regarding matters that involve development of plats and commercial properties and zoning within the city's comprehensive plan. This board meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 5:30 PM. If you would like to be considered, please contact Olivia Deyoung at firstname.lastname@example.org
or call 515-986-3036.
Little Beaver & Prairie Creek Channel Restoration Project Information Page
- Check here for all updates and information regarding this project.
NE Main ST Improvement Project Page - Check here for all updates and information relating to this project.
N James ST Improvement Project Page
- Check here for all updates and information relating to this Project.
North James Street is now open to through traffic.
FEMA UPDATE: The City has contacted FEMA regarding the appeals to the proposed flood maps. FEMA is currently waiting for an appropriation of funds before they can take any actions. We don't know an exact date.
Click here for more information, including current and proposed maps
Home Base Grimes, Iowa:
The community of Grimes, Iowa is proud to be an official Home Base Iowa Community. This initiative is to ensure that Grimes is doing everything that we can to be welcoming to military members and their families as they leave military service and transition to a civilian lifestyle. For more information and timely updates on how Grimes has become a Home Base Community, as well as how veterans can take advantage of benefits, visit our Home base Grimes, Iowa page
Home Base Grimes Tax Rebate Form (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.