Polk County Admin Bldg: 111 Court Ave, Des Moines IA 50309
Polk County Admin Bldg: 111 Court Ave, Des Moines IA 50309
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Polk County.. Lead a Quality Life
Polk County.. Lead a Quality Life

Recent News & Press Releases

Board Of Supervisors Hire New Health Department Director

DES MOINES, Iowa – November 14, 2017 — The Polk County Board of Supervisors took action today to name Helen Eddy as the new Polk County Health Department Director. She will begin leadership of the Health Depa...

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Polk County Health Department's New Vaccine Website

The Polk County Health Department has developed a new website strictly dedicated to vaccines. The website will provide information regarding:

  • Vaccine schedules
  • Information about vaccines and vaccine-preventable diseases 
  • Frequently asked questions and answers...

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2017 City Election

Municipal Election - November 7, 2017

Polls Open 7am to 8 pm

Click here for More information including candidate lists, polling places and sample ballots.

Please note: Runoff Election (if necessar...

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Unusual Late Season Heat...Stay Safe!

The National Weather Service has issued a weather statement regarding the unusual late-season heat. We will see heat index values today exceeding 90º for 8 hours, and nearing the 100º mark. Saturday looks to have similar conditions with 7 or more hours of heat index values at/above 90. We shou...

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Administration Building
111 Court Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309

P: (515) 286-3000
F: (515) 323-5225

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