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Posted on: April 10, 2021

CDC Eviction Moratorium Extended through June 30

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The CDC has extended its eviction moratorium to further prevent the eviction of tenants who are unable to make rental payments. The moratorium that was scheduled to expire on March 31, 2021, is now extended through June 30, 2021. The Order protects renter...

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Posted on: April 9, 2021

State of Iowa Offering Rent, Utility and Mortgage Assistance

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Iowa Rent and Utility Assistance Program

The Iowa Rent and Utility Assistance Program may provide eligible Iowans with assistance for a period of up to 12 months. See details and eligibility here, or call the Housing Recovery Help Line at 855-300-5885 or 5...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: April 8, 2021

Capital Improvement Projects Update - April 8, 2021

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The City of Waukee is contbeg.

Warrior Lane Improvements Phase I

Work began on the Warrior Lane Improvements project on March 15. Crews have completed the necessary tree removal and topsoil stripping/stockpiling on the west side of Warrior Lane. Privately o...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: March 29, 2021

Set Irrigation Schedules to Odd-Even Days

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Citizens with irrigation systems are encouraged to speak with service providers to have irrigation schedules set to avoid Mondays and to follow Des Moines Water Works' odd-even watering recommendation to help be good stewards of water usage. Prop...

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Posted on: March 26, 2021

Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is April 24

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The DEA’s National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day aims to provide a safe, convenient and responsible way of disposing of prescription drugs, while also educating the general public about the potential for abuse of medications. Waukee area residents can b...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: March 10, 2021

Spring Clean-Up and Citywide Garage Sale Dates Set

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Spring Clean-Up events are coming up soon for City of Waukee/ASI garbage customers. Here are some helpful tips to ensure residents make the most of the opportunities provided.

And, as a reminder, City/ASI garbage customers can place one large or bulky item...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: March 20, 2021

Outdoor Safety and Courtesy Reminders for Springtime

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Spring weather brings an increase in pedestrians and cyclists to Waukee trails, parks and streets. Here are some safety and courtesy tips to help keep everyone safe and happy! 

Motorists: 

  • Slow down or stop at intersections and trail cross...
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Posted on: March 25, 2021

Waukee Police Department Welcomes Three New Officers

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The Waukee Police Department recently hired three new police officers – Bryce Meeker (not pictured), Johnathan Young (left) and Jeff Schultz (right). Meeker is enrolled at the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy, with an April graduation planned. Young ...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: March 14, 2021

Certify Portable Irrigation Meters & Set Programs for Water Conservation

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Portable irrigation meters are optional tools that can save customers money on water bills when frequently watering lawns or gardens. If you own a portable irrigation meter, have the meter certified this spring before use begins. If your meter is not cert...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: March 25, 2021

Recent Event Shows Importance of Fire Extinguishers

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On Friday, March 19, 2021, the Waukee Fire Department responded to a structure fire at an apartment complex. It was a call that could have ended differently if not for the quick actions of an unknown citizen and the presence of a fire extinguisher.

Prior t...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: March 24, 2021

Kleinwolterink Named 2020 Waukee Firefighter of the Year

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The Waukee Fire Department awarded Firefighter/EMT Cole Kleinwolterink (in photo to the right) with its 2020 Firefighter of the Year honor. Known as "K-wink" around the fire station, Kleinwolterink has continually pushed himself and the organiza...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: March 12, 2021

City Council Unanimously Approves Budget for FY 2022

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On March 15, 2021, the Waukee City Council unanimously approved the City’s budget and Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) for Fiscal Year 2022.

The budget is a reflection of the Waukee Mayor and City Council’s Vision and Priorities and serve...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: March 5, 2021

Portion of Warrior Lane Closed as Construction Begins

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Stage 1 roadway improvements began on S. Warrior Lane on Monday, March 15. S. Warrior Lane is now closed from Ashworth Drive south to the north driveway of Waukee Middle School. Northview Drive and Bel Aire Drive will both be closed to through traffic at ...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: March 16, 2021

Grant Opportunities Available for Stormwater Projects

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The City of Waukee's Stormwater Department provides an opportunity for Waukee residents to improve their properties and reduce stormwater runoff while offsetting some of the costs through the Stormwater Grant Program. Reimbursements are ...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: December 11, 2020

Library Now Offering Dial-a-Story

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Library Now Offering Dial-a-Story

The Waukee Public Library now has a Dial-a-Story phone line for kids to call at any time to hear a selection of books read aloud by library staff! Listen for as long or as little as you wish. New selections will be recorde...

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