We Want to Hear From You
City staff will make a presentation and solicit public comment and feedback on proposed new Grimes logo and taglines at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, October 17, 2019, at City Hall, and 10:30 a.m., Saturday, October 19, 2019, at City Hall.  City staff will also post an online survey for public input on October 15, 2019, on the web site and Facebook page.  Please join us to be a part of this exciting time for our City!

Road Closures
SW 19th & County Line Road Project: Start date for this HMA resurfacing/paving project is 9/16/19. Estimated completion 11/22/19.
- SW 19th will be closed from west of S. James to County Line Rd
- SW County Line Rd. will be closed from SW 19th north to the site of the new school which is south of Hwy 44/1st Street.

October Newsletter

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Shade Grimes:
Wednesday, October 9 from 5:30-6:30 p.m.
More information on the event

Information page

Yard Waste Drop Off:
October 26 & 27
November 2 & 3
7:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

Grimes Public Works 
1700 SE Destination Drive
Accepted items include tree branches, leaves and residential yard waste. Compost bags or stickers are not required. The City will provide dumpsters.




Water main breaks/sewer emergencies | 515.822.4671
  Storm water reports or erosion concerns | 515.986.3036  

Chamber of Commerce & Economic Development




Pay your water bill by Phone, (credit card):  To pay by phone with a credit card, call (877) 690-3729 and enter jurisdiction code: 2512.

If you would like to have your water bill automatically deducted from your checking account each month, please print and fill out the Sure-Pay  Authorization Form and return it to City Hall along with a voided blank check.
Utility start sheet (PDF)
Online Utility Sign-up Page


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