News Flash

Posted on: February 28, 2024

3rd Street Closed South of Northview Drive

3rd Street immediately south of Northview Drive will be closed today, Feb. 28 from noon to 5 p.m. while crews complete water main work on Northview Drive. Drivers will need to find an alternate route using 2nd Street. Through traffic on Northview Drive wi...

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Street Closures and Construction
Posted on: December 6, 2023

T Avenue Closure Between Hickman Rd and 280th St

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T Avenue (NW 20th Street) will close between Hickman Road and 280th Street from Thursday, December 7 through summer 2024 as crews reconstruct the roadway. 

Street Closures and Construction

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Posted on: February 15, 2024

Share the Love Food & Supply Drive

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We are collecting non-perishable food and home supplies to help our neighbors fill their tables and care for their families from February 15 through March 15. Donations will go to the Waukee Area Christian Services food pantry.

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Posted on: February 6, 2024

Spread Some Easter Cheer

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Easter Coloring Contest: Entries due March 24, 2024

The Easter Coloring Contest is open now through March 24! Residents of all ages - adults too - can color the designated sheet for their age group. Return your masterpiece with a completed entry form to Wa...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: January 16, 2024

Now Hiring 100+ Seasonal Jobs

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If you’re looking for a summer job, check out a wide range of seasonal roles with the City of Waukee. If you love being outside and seeing the results of your efforts, a laborer, grounds keeper or field crew opening could be a great fit. If you enjoy inte...

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Posted on: February 5, 2024

Monthly Building Permit Report January 2024

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The City of Waukee issued 115 building permits in January 2024.  Total taxable valuation in January was $27.4 million.

  • 58 permits for single-family homes
  • 2 for Commercial
  • 55 in the "Other" category
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Posted on: January 10, 2024

Monthly Building Permit Report December 2023

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The City of Waukee issued 112 building permits in December 2023. Total taxable valuation in December was $24.9 million. 

  • 46 permits for single-family homes
  • 13 for townhomes
  • 0 for multi-family
  • 0 for commercial
  • 53 in the “Other” category
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Posted on: November 7, 2023

Monthly Building Permit Report October 2023

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The City of Waukee issued 219 building permits in October 2023. Total taxable valuation in October was $42.1 million. 

  • 38 permits for single-family homes
  • 72 for townhomes
  • 0 for multi-family
  • 2 for commercial
  • 107 in the “Other” categ...
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Posted on: November 2, 2023

Monthly Building Permit Report September 2023

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The City of Waukee issued 137 building permits in September 2023. Total taxable valuation in September was $44.3 million. 

  • 39 permits for single-family homes
  • 12 for townhomes
  • 0 for multi-family
  • 1 for commercial
  • 85 in the “Other” ca...
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Posted on: November 2, 2023

Monthly Building Permit Report August 2023

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The City of Waukee issued 260 building permits in August 2023. Total taxable valuation in August was $50 million. 

  • 45 permits for single-family homes
  • 110 for townhomes
  • 0 for multi-family
  • 4 for commercial
  • 101 in the “Other” category...
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Posted on: November 1, 2023

Monthly Building Permit Report July 2023

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The City of Waukee issued 155 building permits in July 2023. Total taxable valuation in July was $29.1 million. 

  • 44 permits for single-family homes
  • 17 for townhomes
  • 0 for multi-family
  • 5 for commercial
  • 89 in the “Other” category
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Posted on: November 1, 2023

Monthly Building Permit Report June 2023

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The City of Waukee issued 148 building permits in June 2023. Total taxable valuation in June was $36.8 million. 

  • 30 permits for single-family homes
  • 24 for townhomes
  • 3 for multi-family
  • 0 for commercial
  • 91 in the “Other” category
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Posted on: August 8, 2023

Renewal and Progress in Downtown Waukee - $100K Grant Awarded

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The Iowa Economic Development Authority has awarded the City of Waukee a $100,000 grant to help transform a vacant building into a new commercial space. Known as the Pin Oak building, 405 6th Street in downtown Waukee has been vacant for the past decade. ...

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Waukee Economic Development
Posted on: June 21, 2023

Monthly Building Permit Report April 2023

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The City of Waukee issued 154 building permits in April 2023. Total taxable valuation in April was $28.7 million. 

  • 34 permits for single-family homes
  • 35 for townhomes
  • 0 for multi-family
  • 2 for commercial
  • 83 in the “Other” category
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Posted on: June 21, 2023

Monthly Building Permit Report May 2023

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The City of Waukee issued 177 building permits in May 2023. Total taxable valuation in May was $30.2 million. 

  • 42 permits for single-family homes
  • 34 for townhomes
  • 0 for multi-family
  • 2 for commercial
  • 99 in the “Other” category
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Posted on: April 5, 2023

Monthly Building Permit Report March 2023

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The City of Waukee issued 165 building permits in March 2023. Total taxable valuation in March was $74.8 million. 

  • 32 permits for single-family homes
  • 42 for townhomes
  • 3 for multi-family
  • 7 for commercial
  • 81 in the “Other” category
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Posted on: March 6, 2023

Monthly Building Permit Report February 2023

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The City of Waukee issued 117 building permits in February 2023. Total taxable valuation in February was $36.4 million. 

  • 10 permits for single-family homes
  • 48 for townhomes
  • 1 for multi-family
  • 3 for commercial
  • 55 in the “Other” cate...
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News Flash

Posted on: February 23, 2024 | Last Modified on: May 18, 2018

Check out Spring and Summer Programs

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The 2024 Waukee Parks & Recreation Spring & Summer Program Guide is now posted. Check out a variety of classes, events, leagues to keep you busy this summer. We have something interesting for people of any age and a wide range of abilities.

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Waukee Parks & Recreation
Posted on: July 26, 2023

Raccoon River Valley Trail Closed from Linden to Redfield

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A section of the Raccoon River Valley Trail (RRVT) from Linden to Redfield will be closed for trail and bridge rehab starting Monday, August 7. Trail closures in this section are expected to last until late spring/early summer of 2024. The Redfield Depot ...

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Waukee Parks & Recreation

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News Flash

Posted on: February 28, 2024

February 2024 Utility Billing News

This month’s Utility Billing News includes information about:

  • Spring and summer programming with Waukee Parks & Recreation - registration opens March 1
  • Exciting day trips for seniors
  • Easter Coloring Contest
  • Seasonal job opportunities with the Ci...
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Posted on: January 26, 2024 | Last Modified on: May 18, 2018

January 2024 Utility Billing News

This month’s Utility Billing News includes information about:

  • Seasonal job opportunities with the City of Waukee and the U.S. Census Bureau
  • Holiday Closure for Presidents Day
  • How to set up automatic payments for your utility bill
  • Girls Rec softball ...
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Posted on: December 29, 2023

December 2023 Utility Billing News

This month’s Utility Billing News includes information about:

  • Holiday Recycling Do’s & Don’ts
  • Holiday Closures & Trash Delays
  • Heating Your Home Safely
  • Job Openings for Special Census
  • Waukee FamilyFest
  • Citizen of the Year No...
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Posted on: November 19, 2023

November 2023 Utility Billing News

This month’s Utility Billing News includes information about managing your heating bill this winter, holiday recycling tips and holiday closures.

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Posted on: October 19, 2023

October 2023 Utility Billing News

This month’s Utility Billing News includes information about Election Day, final curbside waste collection, Halloween activities, drug takeback day and more.

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Posted on: September 26, 2023

September 2023 Utility Billing News

This month’s Utility Billing News includes information about the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program, how to request information or register complaints for the municipal gas service and how to contribute to Project Share to help a neighbor in need.

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Posted on: August 25, 2023

August 2023 Utility Billing News

This month’s Utility Billing News includes information about:

  • Labor Day closings and trash pick-up delays
  • How to safely empty your pool or hot tub
  • Registration for Fall/Winter Parks & Recreation programs
  • How to take advantage of the Waukee Canopy program
  • O...
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Posted on: July 27, 2023

July 2023 Utility Billing News

This month’s Utility Billing News includes information about: 

  • Day trips for seniors with Waukee Parks & Recreation: Classic Oldies River Cruise or Iowa State Fair
  • Adding a pool or hot tub to your property
  • Labor Day closures and trash ...
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Posted on: June 28, 2023

June 2023 Utility Billing News

This month’s Utility Billing News includes information about: 

  • Irrigation Best Practices
  • New utility rates starting in July
  • Building a fence, adding a shed or other improvements to your property
  • Rules for Consumer Fireworks
  • New Water Consume...
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Posted on: May 26, 2023

May 2023 Utility Billing News

This month’s Utility Billing News includes information about: 

  • City of Waukee reducing its tax levy and approving the City's FY24 Budget
  • New online form to submit irrigation meter readings
  • Applications for the Library Board of Tru...
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Posted on: April 27, 2023

April 2023 Utility Billing News

This month’s Utility Billing News includes information about: 

  • Spring Clean-up week, May 1-6
  • How to certify (or recertify) your irrigation meter
  • Call 811 before digging to mark utility lines
  • How to Request Information or Register Complaints...
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Posted on: March 17, 2023

March 2023 Utility Billing News

This month’s Utility Billing News includes information about: 

  • Spring Clean-up week
  • Yard waste collection resuming
  • Community survey to inform a new master plan for public art
  • Pothole repair season
  • Spring and summer events and programming wit...
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Posted on: February 27, 2023

February 2023 Utility Billing News

This month’s Utility Billing News includes information about Parks & Recreation summer programs, Natural Gas Utility Works Day, Community Survey, Easter Coloring Contest and job openings for the City.

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Posted on: October 27, 2022

October 2022 Utility Billing News

This month’s Utility Billing News includes information about final curbside waste collection, general election information, Low-Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP), drug takeback day and more.

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Posted on: September 26, 2022

September 2022 Utility Billing News

This month’s Utility Billing News includes information about the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program, how to request information or register complaints for the municipal gas service and how to contribute to Project Share to help a neighbor in need.&...

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