Administration



The Administration Department includes the City Administrator and City Clerk who are appointed and governed by the City Council. The City Administrator oversees the City of Grimes departments, implements policies, and makes recommendations to the Council on the well being of Grimes and the budget. The City Clerk is responsible for administrative functions related to maintenance of public records. 

Mission Statement | Grimes, Iowa, has become, through bold and innovative visioning, wise investments, expert planning, excellent services, and enlightened partnerships, the premiere central Iowa metropolitan destination. Grimes is a statewide leader in diversified residential living and exclusive recreational opportunities, and is home to a wide variety of industrial, commercial, and retail enterprises, making our community Iowa's best place to live, to work, and to play.
Come and visit Grimes today. The future of quality living is here!

Vision 2034 | Grimes 2034 is a Beautiful Community with a Small Town Feeling - Strong Sense of Community.
Grimes 2034 has Great Housing Opportunities and a Growing Business Community.
Grimes 2034 is a Fun Community for Families and Convenient Mobility Options for all Your Hometown!


Grimes City Hall
101 NE Harvey Street
Grimes, Iowa 50111

Hours | Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5p.m.

Phone | 515.986.3036
Fax | 515.986.3846


 Jake Anderson
City Administrator

Email | janderson@grimesiowa.gov
         Rochelle Williams
City Clerk

Email | rwilliams@grimesiowa.gov