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Grimes is home to diverse housing options
Excellent transportation access
Minutes to the Des Moines metro
SNOW ORDINANCE: The snow ordinance will be in effect starting on Friday January 17th at 9:00am through Saturday January 18th at 6:00pm. Please ensure no vehicles are parked on any city streets during this time.
City Hall will be closing at 3:30pm on Friday January 17th.
January 2020 Newsletter
2020 dog and cat pet license are now available for purchase at City Hall for $5 each. Proof of rabies vaccination is required. Click for more information.
Parks & Trails Master Plan, adopted July 9th, 2019 (PDF)
2018 Building Department Annual Report (PDF)
2017 Johnston/Grimes Fire Rescue Annual Report (PDF)
Series 2017 Grimes Rating Report (PDF)
Material Safety Data Sheets
Iowa DNR NPDES Permit (PDF)
2018 Annual Water Quality Report - Grimes Water Supply (PDF)
City of Grimes Independent Auditor's Reports - June 30, 2019 (PDF)
City of Grimes Budget - Fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019 - Ending June 30, 2020 (PDF)
2018 Grimes Comprehensive Plan (9MB PDF)
City of Grimes offices will be closed:
Monday, January 20th (Martin Luther King Jr Day) - Trash and recycling will be picked up as usual.
Water main breaks/sewer emergencies | 515.822.4671
Storm water reports or erosion concerns | 515.986.3036
Pay your water bill by Phone, (credit card): To pay by phone with a credit card, call (877) 690-3729 and enter jurisdiction code: 2512.
If you would like to have your water bill automatically deducted from your checking account each month, please print and fill out the Sure-Pay Authorization Form and return it to City Hall along with a voided blank check.
Utility start sheet (PDF)
Online Utility Sign-up Page