Public Works

Our Public Works staff is responsible for the major utilities and infrastructure of the City. Key staff members include the Director of Public Works, City Engineer, Street Maintenance Superintendent, and Water and Wastewater Superintendent.

Our Director of Public Works is Jarrod Strutz, he can be reached at 515-999-2210.

Water Quality Report

One Call

Whether you’re trenching in a field, planting a tree or digging a foundation, Iowa law requires everyone to locate underground utilities before digging.

First, contact us to begin the discovery process, then wait 48 hours (excluding Saturday, Sunday and legal holidays) before any digging begins. Call or click before you dig. This service is FREE and it’s the law. Start an online locate request now. Click for Excavator/Contractor or click for Homeowner

Or, call before you dig! Call 811. or (800) 292-8989

Snow Ordinance

69.10 SNOW REMOVAL. No person shall park, abandon or leave unattended any vehicle on any public street, alley, or City-owned off-street parking area during snow removal operations unless the snow has been removed or plowed from said street, alley or parking area and the snow has ceased to fall.

Street Lights

Evening lighting is important for the safety of our residents.

If you notice a street light that is burned out or working improperly, please let us know by clicking here and completing the form.  Please include the street and cross street or house address where possible.