The City of Waukee will be recognized as the 43rd Home Base Iowa Community in the state. Governor Terry Branstad and/or Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds will officially announce the designation at a special ceremony at Waukee City Hall on Thursday, Sept. 15 at 3 p.m.
Home Base Iowa is a program that assists veterans, transitioning service members and their families by connecting them with career opportunities, resources and benefits for a successful transition in Iowa and a place to call home.
Sixteen Waukee businesses will be participating in the initiative, offering career opportunities and a number of incentives.