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, Speciation Air Sampling

1907 Carpenter_DM Skyline

Slater_Iowa Air Sampling Station

Des Moines Skyline and River

Pedestrian Bridge and River

Des Moines Traffic and Arches

News & Press Releases

Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Air Quality Advisory (Expired)

Air Quality Advisory, Polk County, Iowa Polk County, IA — Polk County Public Works, Air Quality Division is observing elevated hourly ambient levels of fine pa…

Friday, June 19, 2015
4Th Of July Fireworks May Impact Air Quality

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

Monday, October 20, 2014
Think Again Before Burning Leaves: Harmful To Your Health An…

Des Moines, IA) – Fall is in the air. Tree leaves are dropping and piling up. Most of us enjoy the fall aroma of burning leaves. However, before you decide to l…


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