Economic Development

The Economic Development Department aims to attract, develop, retain and expand diverse businesses which will grow employment opportunities, increase quality of life for residents and cultivate dynamic, livable neighborhoods. The City of Waukee is development-friendly and ready to collaborate with those wishing to invest in the community. City staff help projects run smoothly with expertise needed to guide business partners to success in Waukee.

Have a great idea for a new business? 
These resources can help.

Looking for the perfect site to expand or build for your business?
Waukee has a wide variety of options, whether it's renting an existing space, our business parks with great access to main transportation arteries, space in our growing, diverse Kettlestone development or land for a new site. View available sites here.

Looking for information on potential incentives?
Learn more about our framework and how our Economic Development department can help.

What’s in the works?
View development projects currently in progress.

Interested in the future of the Downtown Triangle District?
The Downtown Assessment Plan provides a framework for partnerships and opportunity in downtown Waukee.