Posted on: December 11, 2017

New Alice's Road Lanes Now Open to Traffic; Please Use Caution

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All six of the new lanes recently constructed on Alice's Road are now open to traffic. All adjacent business entrances and City streets near Alice's Road are also now reopened. However, there will still be occasional lane closures occurring on Alice's Roa...

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Alice's Road Widening Project

Posted on: February 9, 2018

Public Weighs in on Imagine Waukee 2040

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Recently, about 100 members of the public got a closer look at the progress being made on Imagine Waukee 2040 - the City's new comprehensive plan.

On January 24, 2018, about 100 people stopped by the Waukee Public Library for the Imagine Waukee 2040 Open House. Members of the public got to view display boards and chat with City staff members and comprehensive plan experts from Hoisington Koegler.

The...

See how the plan is evolving...

Imagine Waukee 2040
Posted on: March 7, 2017

City of Waukee Embarks on “Imagine Waukee 2040” Planning Process

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The City of Waukee is updating its Comprehensive Plan, looking to the future as far out as 2040. Take a survey now to help lay the foundation for the City's "Imagine Waukee 2040" plan!

The City of Waukee launched “Imagine Waukee 2040”, a process to update the City’s Comprehensive Plan. The Comprehensive Plan is a long-range document addressing goals and policies for land use, housing, parks and open space, economic development and trans...

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Subscribe to receive updates on this process! Imagine Waukee 2040

Posted on: January 10, 2018

Girls Softball Registration Deadline Extended to February 26

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Registration for the Waukee Parks & Recreation Department's Girls Softball League has been extended to February 26. The season will run from mid-April through early June. Register participants for the grade they are in for the 2017-2018 school year. F...

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Register now! Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: February 9, 2018

Public Weighs in on Imagine Waukee 2040

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On January 24, 2018, about 100 people stopped by the Waukee Public Library for the Imagine Waukee 2040 Open House. Members of the public got to view display boards and chat with City staff members and comprehensive plan experts from Hoisington Koegler.

The...

See how the plan is evolving...

Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: February 7, 2018

Library Plans STEAM Expo to Celebrate Donation

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The Waukee Public Library will host the Dr. Mayank K. Kothari STEAM Expo to celebrate the addition of 17 new STEAM kits to the library’s collection. STEAM stands for “Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math”. The event...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: February 9, 2018

Waukee Fire Department Welcomes Josh Seddon to the Full-Time Team

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The Waukee Fire Department recently hired a "new" full-time firefighter/paramedic. The position is new, but Josh is no stranger to the department; he has been a paid on-call member of the Waukee Fire Department since 2012. Now he will respond to...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: February 7, 2018

Winter Reading Program Wraps Up With Great Success

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The Waukee Public Library wrapped up its Winter Reading Program on January 31. 106 kids and 43 adults participated in the reading and rewards program, themed "Shake, Rattle and Read.” The participating kids logged more than 34,000 minutes, ...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: February 1, 2018

Enter the Waukee Easter Coloring Contest

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Help the Waukee Parks & Recreation Department spread some Easter cheer around Waukee’s Downtown Triangle Businesses by participating in the annual Easter Coloring Contest!
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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: January 30, 2018

City Planner Helps Guide Students to "Future City" Success

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Five 7th grade students from Waukee South Middle School recently competed in the national "Future City" competition. Future City is a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics) based, competition for which students create a city t...

See how they did!

Learn more about Future City! Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: January 29, 2018

Fire Department Names Firefighter and Medic of the Year

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During the Waukee Fire Department's annual dinner, Chandler Thayer was named the 2017 Firefighter of the Year. Eric Wallace was named the 2016 Medic of the Year.

Chandler Thayer has been a member of the Waukee Fire Department since June 2016. He was named ...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: January 29, 2018

Application Process Changes for Block Party Permits

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Are you looking ahead to warmer months and thinking about hosting a block party for your neighborhood? If so, the City has some information to share regarding recent changes to the block party permit application process. 

Applications can be found...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: January 23, 2018

City Staff Members Pack 14,256 Meals for Those in Need

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On January 19, 49 City of Waukee staff members spent their lunch hours at Meals from the Heartland, packing meals for local food pantries (like the Waukee Area Christian Food Pantry) and disaster areas around the world. Meals from the Heartland is a non-p...

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See photos from the event! Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: January 22, 2018

More Than 1,000 People Enjoyed FamilyFest 2018

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Waukee's annual FamilyFest event was held Saturday, Jan. 20 at Lutheran Church of Hope - Waukee. The event, put on by Waukee Parks & Recreation and the Park Board, was a hit again with more than 1,000 people in attendance. The inflatables room feature...

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See photos from FamilyFest 2018! Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: January 17, 2018

Mayor Peard Makes 11 Board and Commission Appointments

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The City of Waukee board and commission appointees for 2018 are as follows: 

  • Board of Adjustment: Juan Garcia
  • Board of Appeals: Travis Wuebker
  • CEDAC: Terry Lutz, Tara Elkin and Tricia Janes
  • Park Board: Matt Hackett, Robin Spear and Duwayne Fink
  • Planni...
See the full list.

Learn more about City boards and commissions! Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: January 4, 2018

Three City Council Members Sworn In at January 2nd Meeting

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Incumbent City Councilmembers Anna Bergman and Charlie Bottenberg as well as new City Councilmember Courtney Clarke each took the Oath of Office at the January 2, 2018 Regular City Council Meeting. Mayor Bill Peard administered the oaths, kicking off new ...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: January 4, 2018

Waukee Issued 1,005 Building Permits in 2017

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Both economic development and residential construction continue to thrive in Waukee. The City of Waukee’s Development Services Department issued a total of 1,005 building permits in 2017.

The valuation of the building permits issued by the City in 2017 tot...

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Learn more about Waukee economic development! Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: January 3, 2018

Fridley Theatres Breaks Ground on One-of-a-Kind Multiplex

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Fridley Theatres, a movie theatre company headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa, recently broke ground on its newest theatre, the “Palms Theatre”. The new state-of-the-art theatre will be located between NE Westgate Drive and NE Dartmoor Drive in Waukee. Repr...

Read on...

View 360-degree draft renderings of theatre! Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: December 28, 2017

New Waukee Ice Rink Now Open

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The City of Waukee is pleased to announce that the community’s new ice rink is now open and ready for public skating. The rink is located at Sugar Creek Municipal Golf Course at 1505 6th Street in Waukee.

“We are thrilled to have a new ...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: December 13, 2017

Reminder: Fireworks Usage Only Permitted in Waukee July 3-4

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In many cities in Iowa, fireworks usage is permitted December 10-January 3. However, in accordance with the City of Waukee's fireworks ordinance:

No person shall use, explode or discharge any consumer fireworks on days other than July 3-4, all dates inclus...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: December 28, 2017

New Waukee Police Officers Guess and Sanchez Take Oaths of Office

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Waukee Mayor Bill Peard administered the Oath of Office for two new Waukee Police Officers during the December 18, 2017 regular meeting of the Waukee City Council. Officer Kathryn Guess and Officer Maria Sanchez bring the total of sworn officers in the Wa...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: December 15, 2017

Carroll Hired as Golf Course Superintendent

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The City of Waukee is pleased to have Joe Carroll on board as the new Golf Course Superintendent at Sugar Creek Municipal Golf Course. Carroll is already busy managing the day-to-day golf course maintenance. He is in charge of turf management including ch...

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Learn more about Sugar Creek Municipal Golf Course Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: December 15, 2017

Waukee Police Officers Serve 17 Kids Through 2017 Shop With a Cop

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The Waukee Police Department participated in its annual Shop With a Cop program on Saturday, Dec. 9. There were 17 local children who were each assigned an officer with which to shop. The Police and Fire Departments cooked breakfast for participants. Then...

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See more photos from the event. Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: December 11, 2017

New Alice's Road Lanes Now Open to Traffic; Please Use Caution

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All six of the new lanes recently constructed on Alice's Road are now open to traffic. All adjacent business entrances and City streets near Alice's Road are also now reopened. However, there will still be occasional lane closures occurring on Alice's Roa...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: December 5, 2017

Waukee Police Department Welcomes New Officer Scott Kinney

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The Waukee Police Department is proud to announce the hiring of new officer, Scott Kinney. Waukee City Clerk Becky Schuett swore Officer Kinney in to his new position on Tuesday, Nov. 28 at the Waukee Public Safety Building. Kinney’s hiring brin...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: November 21, 2017

Waukee Police Deliver 27 Thanksgiving Food Baskets

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The Waukee Police Department provided 27 Waukee area families (up from 23 last year) with Thanksgiving food baskets purchased from the Waukee Fareway. They delivered the baskets to the recipients on Saturday, Nov. 18. The baskets were filled with the maki...

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See photos of the initiative. Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: November 9, 2017

Waukee Library First in State to Provide Free Digital Access to School District

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The Waukee Public Library is pleased to announce its partnership with the Waukee Community School District to provide complete, free digital access to all the library’s online resources to students and teachers in the district.

Waukee is the first library ...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: November 2, 2017

Waukee PD Collects 44 Pounds of Prescription Drugs on Take-Back Day

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The Waukee Police Department collected 44 pounds of drugs during the national Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, Oct. 28. The four-hour event was held at the Waukee Public Safety Building. Residents dropped off bottles, pill boxes and bags of ex...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: November 1, 2017

Haunted House Attendees Donate Nearly 100 Food Items

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Attendees at Waukee's Haunted House held October 27-28 donated 98 non-perishable food items to the Waukee Area Christian Food Pantry. Sponsored by the Park Board, organizers offered $1 off admission to Haunted House attendees who donated three non-perisha...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: May 16, 2016

City and School District Embark on Joint High School and Sports Complex

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The Waukee City Council approved purchase agreements on a total of 160 acres of land north of Hickman Road and east of 10th Street in Waukee. The purchase agreements are integral in the efforts to build both a second high school within the Waukee Communit...Read on...

Click to see site location on larger map. Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: October 26, 2017

Waukee Scout Installs Little Free Libraries in Three Parks

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Waukee Boy Scout Carter Moseley recently finished building and installing Little Free Libraries at three of Waukee's parks - Centennial Park, Grant Park and Triangle Park. This project, thought up as one of the requirements to become an Eagle Scout, took ...

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See photo gallery from Triangle Park installation. Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: October 19, 2017

Waukee Public Safety Building Now Features a “Safe Exchange Zone”

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The Waukee Police Department recently installed a camera system at the Waukee Public Safety Building located at 1300 SE L.A. Grant Parkway in Waukee. Because of these new cameras, the facility’s parking lot is now a designated "Safe Exchang...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: October 11, 2017

City Hires First IT Director

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The City is pleased to have Son Le on board as the new IT Director. Son is already busy working on IT support, rebuilding the network infrastructure and enhancing the City’s technology needs.

Son previously worked as an Information Security Analy...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: October 5, 2017

LIHEAP Provides Low-Income Residents With Heating Assistance

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The Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is designed to assist low-income individuals or families in meeting the cost of home heating. This program is funded through the Iowa Department of Human Rights and has been established to help qualif...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: July 3, 2017

Texting and Driving Could Get You Pulled Over

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Effective July 1, 2017, Iowa's new distracted driving law makes texting and driving a primary offense. In other words, texting, using apps like Facebook, playing games, and checking email while you are driving is enough to get you pulled over, even if you...

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Additional Info... Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: July 3, 2017

Waukee Development Quarterly Update - July 2017

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With population growing by an estimated three people per day, it is no surprise that development was also booming in Waukee in 2016. The City of Waukee’s Development Services Department issued a total of 1,124 building permits in 2016 – nearly a 25 percen...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: July 7, 2015

Waukee Named a Best Town for Families

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Family Circle, a home and family magazine, recently conducted a study to find the best towns for families in 2015 – and Waukee made the cut.

Family Circle examined cities from across the United States, and based its list on the following criteria:
...Read on...

Read the full story Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: March 7, 2017

City of Waukee Embarks on “Imagine Waukee 2040” Planning Process

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The City of Waukee launched “Imagine Waukee 2040”, a process to update the City’s Comprehensive Plan. The Comprehensive Plan is a long-range document addressing goals and policies for land use, housing, parks and open space, economic development and trans...

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Subscribe to receive updates on this process! Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: December 13, 2016

Two Waukee Police Officers Graduate from ILEA

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Congrats to new Waukee Police Officers Brett Medders and Matthew Kessler! Both graduated from the 270th Basic Level 1 Class of the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy on December 9th. Now that their 16-week course studies and exercises are completed, bo...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: November 9, 2016

Waukee Middle School Salutes Public Safety Officials

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In response to the tragic deaths of Des Moines Police Sergeant Tony Beminio and Urbandale Police Officer Justin Martin, more than 700 students from Waukee Middle School saluted police and fire/EMS personnel on November 9th. The students walked from school...Read on and see photos...

See photos from the event. Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: November 7, 2016

Waukee Public Library Receives State Library of Iowa Accreditation

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The State Library of Iowa has announced that the Waukee Public Library has met the conditions for state accreditation as outlined in “In Service to Iowa: Public Library Standards Sixth Edition.”

Achieving accreditation requires a significant, ongoing ...Read on...

Accreditation and Standards Information Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: October 27, 2016

Eagle Scout Project Brings American Flag Drop Box to the City

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There’s now an easy way to properly dispose of worn or damaged American flags in Waukee. Gavin McKibben from Boy Scout Troop 182 recently completed his Eagle Scout service project in partnership with his troop’s sponsor, the Waukee American Legion. On occ...Read on...

See photos! Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: October 5, 2016

Mayor Peard Recognizes Randy Jensen and Jim Miller for Trailhead Fundraising

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At the Monday, Oct. 3 Waukee City Council meeting, Randy Jensen and Jim Miller were recognized by Mayor Bill Peard for their vision and fundraising efforts for the Raccoon River Valley Trailhead Art Project. The team, led by Jensen and Miller, raised $1.1...Read on...

Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: October 4, 2016

Plaisance Family Makes Memorial Donation at Ridge Pointe Park

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John and Lara Plaisance recently worked with the Waukee Parks & Recreation Department as well as several donors to contribute equipment at Ridge Pointe Park in memory of their son, Drew. The Plaisances made it possible for two sets of swings, two spi...Read on...

See photos from the dedication event. Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: September 16, 2016

Waukee Officially Becomes Home Base Iowa Community

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In a dedication event held September 15, 2016, Waukee earned its designation as a Home Base Iowa (HBI) Community. Momentum for the HBI program continues to gain support from more and more communities. Both the Governor and Lt. Governor were on hand to re...Read on and see photos...

See photos from the dedication event! Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: June 6, 2016

Waukee Fire Department Receives Upgraded Rating

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The Waukee Fire Department recently participated in a Public Protection Classification (PPC™) review by the Insurance Services Office (ISO), in which the City was rated as a Class 2/2Y. The PPC program assesses information on municipal fire protection eff...Read on...

Waukee City Newsfeed

Posted on: January 30, 2018

City Planner Helps Guide Students to "Future City" Success

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Five 7th grade students from Waukee South Middle School recently competed in the national "Future City" competition. Future City is a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics) based, competition for which students create a city t...

See how they did!

Learn more about Future City! Waukee Economic Development
Posted on: January 4, 2018

Waukee Issued 1,005 Building Permits in 2017

development for web

Both economic development and residential construction continue to thrive in Waukee. The City of Waukee’s Development Services Department issued a total of 1,005 building permits in 2017.

The valuation of the building permits issued by the City in 2017 tot...

Read on...

Waukee Economic Development
Posted on: January 3, 2018

Fridley Theatres Breaks Ground on One-of-a-Kind Multiplex

palms web

Fridley Theatres, a movie theatre company headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa, recently broke ground on its newest theatre, the “Palms Theatre”. The new state-of-the-art theatre will be located between NE Westgate Drive and NE Dartmoor Drive in Waukee. Repr...

Read on...

View 360-degree draft renderings of theatre! Waukee Economic Development
Posted on: July 3, 2017

Waukee Development Quarterly Update - July 2017

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With population growing by an estimated three people per day, it is no surprise that development was also booming in Waukee in 2016. The City of Waukee’s Development Services Department issued a total of 1,124 building permits in 2016 &ndash...

Read on...

Waukee Economic Development
Posted on: September 16, 2016

Waukee Officially Becomes Home Base Iowa Community

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In a dedication event held September 15, 2016, Waukee earned its designation as a Home Base Iowa (HBI) Community. Momentum for the HBI program continues to gain support from more and more communities. Both the Governor and Lt. Governor were on hand to re...Read on and see photos...

See photos from the dedication event! Waukee Economic Development
Posted on: September 1, 2016

Waukee Central Taking Shape South of Hickman

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In August, the Waukee City Council approved the final 10.57 acre plat for "Waukee Central". Waukee Central features five lots ranging from 0.88 to 4.91 acres. Site plans for three businesses planned in the development were also approved. Those b...Read on...

Stay up-to-date on ongoing development projects! Waukee Economic Development

Posted on: January 10, 2018

Girls Softball Registration Deadline Extended to February 26

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Registration for the Waukee Parks & Recreation Department's Girls Softball League has been extended to February 26. The season will run from mid-April through early June. Register participants for the grade they are in for the 2017-2018 school year. F...

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Register now! Waukee Parks & Recreation
Posted on: February 1, 2018

Enter the Waukee Easter Coloring Contest

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Help the Waukee Parks & Recreation Department spread some Easter cheer around Waukee’s Downtown Triangle Businesses by participating in the annual Easter Coloring Contest!
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Waukee Parks & Recreation
Posted on: January 22, 2018

More Than 1,000 People Enjoyed FamilyFest 2018

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Waukee's annual FamilyFest event was held Saturday, Jan. 20 at Lutheran Church of Hope - Waukee. The event, put on by Waukee Parks & Recreation and the Park Board, was a hit again with more than 1,000 people in attendance. The inflatables room feature...

Read on...

See photos from FamilyFest 2018! Waukee Parks & Recreation
Posted on: December 28, 2017

New Waukee Ice Rink Now Open

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The City of Waukee is pleased to announce that the community’s new ice rink is now open and ready for public skating. The rink is located at Sugar Creek Municipal Golf Course at 1505 6th Street in Waukee.

“We are thrilled to have a new ...

Read on...

Waukee Parks & Recreation
Posted on: December 15, 2017

Carroll Hired as Golf Course Superintendent

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The City of Waukee is pleased to have Joe Carroll on board as the new Golf Course Superintendent at Sugar Creek Municipal Golf Course. Carroll is already busy managing the day-to-day golf course maintenance. He is in charge of turf management including ch...

Read on...

Learn more about Sugar Creek Municipal Golf Course Waukee Parks & Recreation
Posted on: November 1, 2017

Haunted House Attendees Donate Nearly 100 Food Items

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Attendees at Waukee's Haunted House held October 27-28 donated 98 non-perishable food items to the Waukee Area Christian Food Pantry. Sponsored by the Park Board, organizers offered $1 off admission to Haunted House attendees who donated three non-perisha...

Read on...

Waukee Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 26, 2017

Waukee Scout Installs Little Free Libraries in Three Parks

boy scout library

Waukee Boy Scout Carter Moseley recently finished building and installing Little Free Libraries at three of Waukee's parks - Centennial Park, Grant Park and Triangle Park. This project, thought up as one of the requirements to become an Eagle Scout, took ...

Read on...

See photo gallery from Triangle Park installation. Waukee Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 5, 2016

Mayor Peard Recognizes Randy Jensen and Jim Miller for Trailhead Fundraising

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At the Monday, Oct. 3 Waukee City Council meeting, Randy Jensen and Jim Miller were recognized by Mayor Bill Peard for their vision and fundraising efforts for the Raccoon River Valley Trailhead Art Project. The team, led by Jensen and Miller, raised $1.1...Read on...

Waukee Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 4, 2016

Plaisance Family Makes Memorial Donation at Ridge Pointe Park

ridge pointe donation

John and Lara Plaisance recently worked with the Waukee Parks & Recreation Department as well as several donors to contribute equipment at Ridge Pointe Park in memory of their son, Drew. The Plaisances made it possible for two sets of swings, two spi...Read on...

See photos from the dedication event. Waukee Parks & Recreation
Posted on: September 14, 2016

Waukee United Methodist Church Brings More Little Free Libraries™ to Town

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The Waukee United Methodist Church installed three new Little Free Libraries™ in the community over the Labor Day weekend. Church members installed libraries in Warrior Park, Windfield Park and at the Waukee Community Center. The church also plans to dona...Read on...

Waukee Parks & Recreation

Posted on: April 30, 2015

Subscribe to Waukee Parks and Recreation Weather Cancellations

Do you or your child participate in Waukee Parks and Recreation programs? Be the first to know when weather or emergency circumstances force us to cancel programs.

Subscribe by clicking on the link below, entering your email address and then clicking ...Read on...

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

A Message from the Chief Regarding the Parkland, FL Tragedy

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Our thoughts are with those affected by the February 14 mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. We do not know the full details of why the individual committed this horrendous act. However, we do want to remind the publ...

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Waukee Police Newsfeed
Posted on: December 28, 2017

New Waukee Police Officers Guess and Sanchez Take Oaths of Office

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Waukee Mayor Bill Peard administered the Oath of Office for two new Waukee Police Officers during the December 18, 2017 regular meeting of the Waukee City Council. Officer Kathryn Guess and Officer Maria Sanchez bring the total of sworn officers in the Wa...

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Waukee Police Newsfeed
Posted on: December 15, 2017

Waukee Police Officers Serve 17 Kids Through 2017 Shop With a Cop

SWAC for web

The Waukee Police Department participated in its annual Shop With a Cop program on Saturday, Dec. 9. There were 17 local children who were each assigned an officer with which to shop. The Police and Fire Departments cooked breakfast for participants. Then...

Read on...

See more photos from the event. Waukee Police Newsfeed
Posted on: December 5, 2017

Waukee Police Department Welcomes New Officer Scott Kinney

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The Waukee Police Department is proud to announce the hiring of new officer, Scott Kinney. Waukee City Clerk Becky Schuett swore Officer Kinney in to his new position on Tuesday, Nov. 28 at the Waukee Public Safety Building. Kinney’s hiring brin...

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Waukee Police Newsfeed
Posted on: November 21, 2017

Waukee Police Deliver 27 Thanksgiving Food Baskets

tgiving web

The Waukee Police Department provided 27 Waukee area families (up from 23 last year) with Thanksgiving food baskets purchased from the Waukee Fareway. They delivered the baskets to the recipients on Saturday, Nov. 18. The baskets were filled with the maki...

Read on...

See photos of the initiative. Waukee Police Newsfeed
Posted on: November 2, 2017

Waukee PD Collects 44 Pounds of Prescription Drugs on Take-Back Day

drugs for web

The Waukee Police Department collected 44 pounds of drugs during the national Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, Oct. 28. The four-hour event was held at the Waukee Public Safety Building. Residents dropped off bottles, pill boxes and bags of ex...

Read on...

Waukee Police Newsfeed
Posted on: October 19, 2017

Waukee Public Safety Building Now Features a “Safe Exchange Zone”

pub safety web

The Waukee Police Department recently installed a camera system at the Waukee Public Safety Building located at 1300 SE L.A. Grant Parkway in Waukee. Because of these new cameras, the facility’s parking lot in now a designated "Safe Exchang...

Read on...

Waukee Police Newsfeed
Posted on: July 3, 2017

Texting and Driving Could Get You Pulled Over

Texting and Driving

Effective July 1, 2017, Iowa's new distracted driving law makes texting and driving a primary offense. In other words, texting, using apps like Facebook, playing games, and checking email while you are driving is enough to get you pulled over, even if you...

Read on...

Additional Info... Waukee Police Newsfeed
Posted on: December 13, 2016

Two Waukee Police Officers Graduate from ILEA

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Congrats to new Waukee Police Officers Brett Medders and Matthew Kessler! Both graduated from the 270th Basic Level 1 Class of the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy on December 9th. Now that their 16-week course studies and exercises are completed, bo...

Read on...

Waukee Police Newsfeed
Posted on: November 9, 2016

Waukee Middle School Salutes Public Safety Officials

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In response to the tragic deaths of Des Moines Police Sergeant Tony Beminio and Urbandale Police Officer Justin Martin, more than 700 students from Waukee Middle School saluted police and fire/EMS personnel on November 9th. The students walked from school...Read on and see photos...

See photos from the event. Waukee Police Newsfeed
Posted on: September 29, 2016

Police Chief Quinn Presents Three Chief's Recognition Awards

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Waukee Police Chief John Quinn recently recognized the Waukee Fareway, Atlantic Coca-Cola Bottling Company and the Krois Family for their contributions to Waukee Public Safety Day. All were awarded the special Chief's Recognition Award.

Thanks to the W...Read on...

See photos from the award presentations. Waukee Police Newsfeed

Posted on: January 25, 2018

January 2018 Utility Billing News

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Learn about helping a neighbor with their bill, how to issue a complaint and how to sign up for autopayments.

See January's Utility Billing News... Waukee Utility Billing News
Posted on: October 24, 2017

October 2017 Utility Billing News

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See FAQs about the November 7 Regular City Election, and see when the last day for yard waste pick-up will be.

Read this month's Utility Billing news! Waukee Utility Billing News
Posted on: September 13, 2017

September 2017 Utility Billing News

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September Utility Billing News features information about LIHEAP, Iowa's heating assistance program, contact information for Waukee Municipal Gas, and Project Share, an opportunity to share the warmth this winter.

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Waukee Utility Billing News
Posted on: June 22, 2017

June 2017 Utility Billing News

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June 2017 Utility Billing News features information about the current City of Waukee utility rates, easy pet licensing through PetData and keeping pet waste out of public waterways!

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Waukee Utility Billing News
Posted on: May 19, 2017

May 2017 Utility Billing News

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May 2017 Utility Billing News features information about the annual water quality report, what you can and cannot recycle and a listing of "Summertime in Waukee" events!

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Waukee Utility Billing News
Posted on: January 15, 2016

Know Your Utility Bill Payment Options

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You can pay in person, mail a check, set up bill payment through your bank, apply for the City's auto-payment option or pay by credit card right here online. View the full details and instructions for utility bill payment options at the link below.Read on...

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