Sheriff’s Office

Current Air Quality Index (AQI) Values


6011 Rollins Avenue_DM – Air Sampling Station

1907 Carpenter_DM – Continuous Air Sampling Station

1907 Carpenter_DM-PM2.5, PM10, Air Sampling

Skyline and River

1907 Carpenter_Samplers

Pedestrian Bridge and River

Sheldahl_Iowa Air Sampling Station (under construction)

Des Moines Traffic and Arches

News & Press Releases

Friday, July 01, 2016
4Th Of July Fireworks May Impact Air Quality (1)

Each year we celebrate our national birthday with colorful bursts of black powder - fireworks displays are a traditional method of celebrating Independence Day …

Friday, May 27, 2016
Public Notice & Comment: Des Moines Metropolitan Waste Water…

The following Title V Air Operating Permits have been placed on public notice to receive comments prior to issuance. To view Construction permits, please go to …

Monday, May 09, 2016
Wildfire Haze Over Iowa Dissipates

Iowa DNR:  Fine particulate (PM2.5) levels fell across Iowa today.  Yesterday (May 7th, 2016), a plume of smoke originating from Canada wildfires passed south…


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Fax: (515)-286-3437
Operating Hours: 7am - 4:30pm / M-F
5885 NE 14 Street
Des Moines, IA 50313