COVID-19 Response

Until further notice, the Polk County Public Works Department offices at 5885 NE 14 St. will be closed to public access, however, the office will still be conducting business online or via telephone between the hours of 7:00 am to 3:30 pm M-F.

      All permits can be submitted via our email address of

        Forms that can be obtained from our website at 

        or contact our office at 515-286-3705.
              If you need to drop off plans that are too large to email, our south entrance has been closed. Please use the entrance off of NE 14th St (Hwy 69) at NE 60th Ave (Sheriff Entrance). Please be aware of equipment as you are driving through the maintenance portion of the complex. We will have a box at the entrance to our building that may be used for the plans.