Economic Development

As one of the fastest growing cities in the metro, the City of Grimes is development-friendly and strives to advance and retain a community with diverse businesses and sustainable neighborhoods. City staff cultivates positive relationships with developers to encourage developments that create more employment opportunities and improve the quality of life for residents. 

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  1. Coming to Grimes

    The Grimes City Council recently approved a preliminary plat, or a plan for a proposed subdivision, that will include commercial lots, townhomes, apartments, and a park and trails. This is located at the NE corner of NW County Line Rd and HWY 44. Read on...
  2. Library to Close for Move on 12/10/23

    We are in the last chapters of the construction of the new library building! In order to make the transition to the new space, the current building will close to the public on December 10, 2023. Read on...
  3. Grimes Public Safety Center - Data Driven Decisions

    The City Council has approved the agreement to purchase land at the corner of SW 6th St & County Line Rd for the new Public Safety Center. Learn how city and fire officials used data to pick the best location. Additional Info...
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