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Serving a diverse Central Iowa community, Polk County is among the nation’s most innovative public institutions. We bring together creative leaders, collaborative organizations and key resources to empower our communities and make life better for all people in Polk County.
Beginning Monday, August 9 Polk County will require masks for all staff and visitors in Polk County buildings
June 14th, Des Moines Water Works will begin implementing Stage 1 of the metro area’s Water Shortage Plan because of drought-induced low river levels and record-breaking customer demand for water.
Reminder- you may now request your absentee ballot from the Polk County Auditors Office for the upcoming City and School Board election. Reminder,IMPORTANT DEADLINES ARE FAST APPROACHING if you want a ballot sent to your house. Learn More: https://t.co/LQcw9LtjTy
Why walk the mall when you can be enjoying the great outdoors? Hike along with this friendly group of nature lovers who walk the trails each month for exercise and fun.
The network has been restored and all systems are now operating for both property tax and motor vehicle services. Thank you for your patience!
Are you ready to get outside and explore? Come and hear a story followed by some outdoor fun! As naturalists we will hike, investigate, and navigate through the trails and grounds of Jester Park as we learn what makes the outdoors such an amazing place.
A friendly reminder from your pups to schedule your mammogram!
Halloween is creeping in. Join us to learn about the creatures that lurk in the night. No need to be scared, we will tell you the truth about these mysterious beings while you relax with a glass of wine.
Need to apply for a Passport? Then you need to make an appointment with our office. Call 515-286-3160 and we can help you out. Currently Passports are taking this long: Routine Passport delivery takes up to 14 weeks. Expedited Passport delivery takes up to 10 weeks.
🚨 We are experiencing a network outage and unable to process property tax or vehicle transactions in office for both walk-in and appointment customers. We are working on restoring the network, but do not currently have an ETA.
Join us on Sunday, November 21, from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the Jester Park Nature Center in Granger to shop for gifts or goods just in time for the holiday season!
Did you know that as a resident of Polk County, Iowa you have the ability to sign up for Smart911? To find out more and to sign up today, visit- https://t.co/FD3RfeuSSJ
Celebrate National Reptile Awareness Day with us as we discuss the reptiles that call Iowa home. Learn about some of the cool adaptations reptiles have to survive. You’ll also get to meet a live snake and turtle.
Election Law Changes for Iowa Voters
Make an appointment at PCHD for an STD test today!