Polk County Conservation

Upcoming Meetings & Events

Chichaqua Bottom Greenbelt Master Plan Open House

Tuesday, September 8th

6:30-8:00 p.m.

Chichaqua Longhouse (8700 NE 126 Avenue, Maxwell IA)


The public is invited to an Open House to view and provide input on concepts and ideas associated with master planning for Chichaqua Bottoms Greenbelt.

A brief presentation of plan highlights will take place at 7:00 p.m. The format for the evening will be that of an Open House style. 


Brown's Woods Grand Opening

Wednesday, October 7th

4:30-6:30 p.m.

New Parking Lot & Trails (195 SE Brown's Woods Court, West Des Moines)

The public is invited to celebrate the opening of the new nature trails and parking lot amenities at Brown's Woods Forest Preserve.

A brief ceremony will take place at 5 p.m. Hot dogs and lemonade will be served throughout the event, along with birding hikes, family hikes, and geocaching fun. It will be a great time to enjoy the fall colors in this 484-acre forest preserve.


Contact Us

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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