City of Grimes Parks and Related Facilities to Open June 1
In compliance with Governor Kim Reynolds’ order of Tuesday, May 26, 2020, City of Grimes Parks and related facilities, including all athletic fields, public parks restrooms and portable restrooms, volleyball courts, playgrounds, skate parks, and drinking fountains, will be opening to the public on June 1, 2020. All residents should continue to use reasonable precautions, including enhanced hygiene, social distancing and related practices. Playground equipment will be cleaned and sanitized upon opening only.
Grimes Chamber & Economic Development regretfully announces that Grimes Governors Days (www.GovernorsDays.com), a celebration of community, has been cancelled. The decision to cancel the event, originally scheduled to take place June 11-13, 2020, was made in order to protect the well-being of event volunteers and attendees during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Grimes Waste Water Treatment Plant FAQ (PDF)
Spring Cleanup- Due to the current situation with the COVID 19 pandemic, Spring cleanup will be delayed until further notice. Please check back for updates as they become available. (last updated 04/03/2020)
The Grimes Citywide Garage Sales have been postponed.
To view information regarding cancellations of Parks and Recreation programs, visit our Parks and Recreation Alerts, Closings and Canellations page.
Grimes Storehouse: Currently the only food pantry physically located within Grimes. The Grimes Storehouse’s challenge is to not only reduce or eliminate hunger but to also feed people’s hope and sense of purpose in their lives.