DES MOINES, Iowa – March 23 2020 — To protect the health and safety of Polk County employees and the general public the following closures and service modifications will be effective beginning 8:00 am on March 18, 2020 until further notice.
RT @ShiveHattery: Congratulations to the City of Ankeny and Polk County on the success of the Ankeny Senior Community Center groundbreaking…
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.
Polk County partners with the Food Bank of Iowa to support their mission to make sure those in need don't go hungry. Learn why this partnership is more important than ever. https://t.co/1VtNMeZf3G
Presidential General Election - Tuesday, November 3, 2020 Absentee Ballot Request Forms have been sent to all Active voters and continue to be mailed to voters. Voters need to submit ONLY ONE Absentee Request Form. Ballot will be Mailed Out starting October 5th.
Come learn about the fall equinox as we enjoy a walk around the pond and through the woodland at historic Fort Des Moines Park.
The Ankeny Fire Department, in partnership with the Polk County Health Department, will be offering a Drive-thru Flu Shot Clinic Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2020, 1 – 6 p.m. at Ankeny Fire Station Headquarters, 120 NW Ash Drive, Ankeny.
Our community's health depends on you! #wearyourmask whenever you go. 😷😷😷
Does your company offer Volunteer Paid Time Off (VTO)? Join us as we collect seed from plants ready to harvest from one of our county parks. Come and go between your allotted hours.
Friendly reminder that #yourmask should cover both your nose and mouth! 😷
Explore the natural healing path of Shinrin Yoku or Japanese Forest bathing with Crystal Berkens or Brandy Case Haub, certified forest guides. This mindful walk will invite you to use your senses to enhance your well-being.
Polk County Treasurer reminds taxpayers, "September 30th is property tax deadline."
We are partnering with the @CityOfAnkeny Ankeny and Ankeny Fire Department to host a drive up flu clinic. Don't forget to bring your insurance card! #getyourflushot
Join us as we collect prairie seed at Chichaqua Bottoms Greenbelt and Synder Farm to Celebrate National Public Lands Day. Two different sites have been chosed to allow for social distancing. The event will conclude with food, drinks and singer/musician Jake Schrodt.
Step 6 in our 12 steps to Preparedness: Test the smoke alarm monthly. Replace the batteries at least once every year. Replace the entire smoke alarm every 10 years. You should check your carbon monoxide alarms regularly also.
This class is for those who may have never painted a day in their life or may have dabbled a little with watercolor but would like to learn more. We will start with the basics, discussing paints, brushes, paper, and technique before moving on to painting our first work of art.