Polk County Conservation

News Releases

Easter Lake Beach Closed for the Season

Friday, August 29, 2014

The Easter Lake Beach has been closed for the season due to flooding that is unsafe for park users. The beach will re-open on Memorial Day Weekend in 2015.

Dennis Parker Retires as PCC Director

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Polk County Conservation Board, at their August 20, 2014, board meeting approved the retirement request of Director, Dennis Parker. Mr. Parker has been the Dire…

September - December Nature News Hot Off The Press!

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

The September - December 2014 Nature News newsletter has just been released. Inside, it shares information and photos about current projects and upcoming progra…

Jester Park Summer Amphitheater Concert Series

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

The 2014 Music in the Park summer amphitheater concert series at Jester Park will take place every Saturday evening from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Jester Park Amphi…

Pledge Your Support for the Jester Park Conservation Center

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Dear Friend of Polk County Conservation, Please help us complete one of the most exciting and powerful projects to benefit Greater Des Moines for many generati…

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Administration Office
11407 NW Jester Park Drive
Granger, IA 50109

P: (515) 323-5300
F: (515) 323-5354

Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

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