Veterans Day: All City Offices will be closed on Monday November 11th. Trash and recycling will be collected without delay.

Road Closures

SW 19th & County Line Road Project: Start date for this HMA resurfacing/paving project is 9/16/19. Estimated completion 11/22/19.
- SW 19th will be closed from west of S. James to County Line Rd
- SW County Line Rd. will be closed from SW 19th north to the site of the new school which is south of Hwy 44/1st Street.

November Newsletter

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The Grimes Chamber and Economic Development held a City Council Candidates Forum on Monday October 28th.


The Johnston-Grimes Metropolitan Fire Department invites you to the third annual Firefighters’ Ball on Friday, Nov. 15.
Tickets are $40/person or $70/couple. Please email or call 712-253-0528 to reserve your tickets. 
The evening will begin at 6:30 p.m. with a cocktail hour, dinner at 7:00 p.m., followed by a silent auction, raffles, dancing, and awards. Semi-formal attire is recommended.
The event will be held at Hyperion Field Club, 7390 NW Beaver Drive in Johnston. Purchase your tickets today to support the Johnston-Grimes Metropolitan Fire Department and join in on the fun on Nov. 15 as items are auctioned off!




Water main breaks/sewer emergencies | 515.822.4671
  Storm water reports or erosion concerns | 515.986.3036  

Chamber of Commerce & Economic Development




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.
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Online Utility Sign-up Page


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