News Flash

Posted on: October 14, 2020

COVID-19 Residential Utility Bill Assistance Available

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If you experienced a COVID-19 loss of income (job loss, reduction in hours, reduction in pay) on or after March 17, 2020 that resulted in hardship in paying bills for electric, natural gas, and/or water utility bills, you may qualify for the Iowa Resident...

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COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Updates
Posted on: October 1, 2020

Beggars’ Night is Oct. 30; Review IDPH Guidelines

Waukee Beggars Night

As of today, Beggars’ Night will go on in Waukee as typically scheduled on Friday, Oct. 30 from 6-8 p.m. 

However, the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) is reminding members of the community that COVID-19 is still circulating in Io...

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COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Updates

News Flash

Posted on: March 17, 2020

NW Stratford Drive to Close

Effective Wednesday, March 18 NW Stratford Drive will be closed at NW 10th Street throughout the duration of the NW 10th Street Closure. Access to the area will be maintained via NW Sunrise Drive.

Street Closures and Construction
Posted on: December 2, 2019

NW 10th Street Closed North of Hickman Road

NW 10th Street is closed approximately a half-mile north of Hickman Road. If weather continues to allow, the street may remain closed while crews work throughout the duration of this project - likely until late 2020. Local traffic will still have access t...

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View the detour map. Street Closures and Construction

News Flash

Posted on: October 27, 2020

Mi-Fiber, LLC Completes Fiber Optic Build of Waukee

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In a news release issued by Iowa internet provider Mi-Fiber, LLC, the company announced it recently completed its fiber optic build of Waukee, making it the Des Moines Metro Area’s "first city to offer all residents and businesses citywide access to ...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: October 27, 2020

Change Your Clocks and Change Your Batteries

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Daylight Saving Time ends Sunday, Nov. 1 at 2 a.m. The Waukee Fire Department urges residents to install fresh batteries in their smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors as they make the rounds updating clocks to the new time. Most people tend to adjus...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: October 1, 2020

Beggars’ Night is Oct. 30; Stay Safe and Healthy

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As of today, Beggars’ Night will go on in Waukee as typically scheduled on Friday, Oct. 30 from 6-8 p.m. See health guidance related to COVID-19 and the Waukee Police Department's general Halloween safety tips below.

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: October 30, 2020

City Offices Closed Nov. 11

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All City of Waukee buildings will be closed on Wednesday, Nov. 11 in observance of Veterans Day; this includes the Waukee Public Library. The holiday will not cause trash delays for City customers.

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: October 26, 2020

City Snow Reminders

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Winter in Iowa usually brings its fair share of snow. When snow begins to accumulate, the City of Waukee's Public Works Department enacts the Snow and Ice Control Policy. The policy attempts to maintain an adequate driving surface, and to provide pedestri...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: September 22, 2020

2020 General Election Details

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The next General Election will be held Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020.The deadline to register to vote was Oct. 24, 2020.The absentee ballot request deadline was Oct. 24, 2020.See early, in-person satellite voting and absentee ballot drop-off dates and locations.V...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: October 23, 2020

Parks Now Winterized for the Season

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Due to continued cold weather, drinking fountains and exterior restrooms are now closed for the winter in all Waukee parks.

Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: October 20, 2020

City Receives APA Iowa Award for Transportation Planning

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The City of Waukee and Snyder & Associates, Inc. received the Iowa Chapter of the American Planning Association’s (APA Iowa) 2020 Transportation Planning Award. Each year, APA Iowa asks its members to nominate plans, projects, and individual...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: October 16, 2020

Capital Improvement Projects Update - Oct. 16, 2020

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The City of Waukee is continually working on public capital improvement projects which address current needs, sustain existing infrastructure and ensure that the City’s services and amenities are ready for continued growth of the Waukee communit...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: October 1, 2020

October is National Community Planning Month

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Established in 2006, National Community Planning Month is celebrated each October as a way to highlight the role of planners and the importance of good planning in communities. Across the country, communities celebrate planning through a variety of avenue...

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Learn more about National Community Panning Month. Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: October 15, 2020

Waukee Police Giving Back with Holiday Programs

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The Waukee Police Department is gearing up for its holiday giving programs. In November, the department will provide the makings of Thanksgiving meals to 20+ Waukee families through its Thanksgiving Basket Drive. Monetary donations will be used to purchas...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: October 14, 2020

COVID-19 Residential Utility Bill Assistance Available

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If you experienced a COVID-19 loss of income (job loss, reduction in hours, reduction in pay) on or after March 17, 2020 that resulted in hardship in paying bills for electric, natural gas, and/or water utility bills, you may qualify for the Iowa Resident...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: October 13, 2020

Serve on a City Board or Commission

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The City of Waukee is seeking applications from Waukee residents who would like to become members of one of the City’s many important boards and commissions. Applications for seats on the following City boards and commissions are due by Monday, N...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: October 12, 2020

Sprinkler Systems Cut Recent Waukee Fires Short

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The Waukee Fire Department celebrated Fire Prevention Week Oct. 4-10, along with fire departments nationwide. In the weeks and days leading up to Fire Prevention Week, two real-life examples of smart fire prevention were seen by Waukee firefighters.

On Sep...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: October 2, 2020

Waukee Maintains Aa2 Moody’s Credit Rating

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Moody’s Investors Service announced that the City of Waukee general obligation credit rating will stay at Aa2, to which the City was upgraded in 2017. This rating allows the City to receive more competitive interest rates for repayment of debt. ...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: October 2, 2020

Safety on the Roadways: Distracted Driving

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A Message from the Waukee Police Department:

We are seeing an increase of accidents by younger drivers in Waukee. We care about the safety of all drivers. Please help us by talking to your kids about the consequences and dangers of distracted driving.

What ...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: October 1, 2020

LIHEAP Provides Heating Assistance

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If you or someone you know struggles to pay winter heating bills, the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) may be able to help. LIHEAP assists eligible low-income individuals or families in meeting the cost of home heating. Residents 60 and ...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: October 2, 2020

See the Waukee Police Department's 2019 Annual Report

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The Waukee Police Department's 2019 Annual Report is now available. Read a message from Police Chief John Quinn, learn more about the team and see what the call response numbers looked like in 2019. The report also covers community outreach, criminal inve...

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Waukee City Newsfeed
Posted on: August 28, 2020

Program Highlight: Study Hall

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Busy parents with at-home, online learners will be able to drop off their students in grades K-5th at the Waukee Community Center on Thursdays for supervised learning! Parents can utilize this time to schedule work meetings, run errands, etc. Children wil...

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Waukee City Newsfeed

News Flash

Posted on: October 2, 2020

Waukee Maintains Aa2 Moody’s Credit Rating

Moody's Investor's Services

Moody’s Investors Service announced that the City of Waukee general obligation credit rating will stay at Aa2, to which the City was upgraded in 2017. This rating allows the City to receive more competitive interest rates for repayment of debt. Post-sale,...

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Waukee Economic Development
Posted on: October 20, 2020

City Receives APA Iowa Award for Transportation Planning

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The City of Waukee and Snyder & Associates, Inc. received the Iowa Chapter of the American Planning Association’s (APA Iowa) 2020 Transportation Planning Award. Each year, APA Iowa asks its members to nominate plans, projects, and individuals deservin...

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Waukee Economic Development
Posted on: October 1, 2020

Monthly Building Permit Report September 2020

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The City of Waukee issued 232 building permits in September 2020. There were 40 permits issued for single family homes, 108 for townhomes and 83 which fall in the “Other” category (monument signs, furnaces, etc.). The total taxable val...

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See the full report! Waukee Economic Development
Posted on: September 1, 2020

Monthly Building Permit Report August 2020

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The City of Waukee issued 118 building permits in August 2020. There were 48 permits issued for single family homes, 5 for townhomes and 63 which fall in the “Other” category (monument signs, furnaces, etc.). The total taxable valuatio...

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See the full report! Waukee Economic Development
Posted on: August 1, 2020

Monthly Building Permit Report July 2020

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The City of Waukee issued 145 building permits in July 2020. There were 43 permits issued for single family homes, 31 for townhomes and 66 which fall in the “Other” category (monument signs, furnaces, etc.). The total taxable valuation...

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See the full report! Waukee Economic Development
Posted on: July 1, 2020

Monthly Building Permit Report June 2020

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The City of Waukee issued 154 building permits in June 2020. There were 42 permits issued for single family homes, two for multi-family developments and 108 which fall in the “Other” category (monument signs, furnaces, etc.). The total...

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See the full report! Waukee Economic Development
Posted on: June 1, 2020

Monthly Building Permit Report May 2020

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The City of Waukee issued 141 building permits in May 2020. There were 28 permits issued for single family homes and 110 which fall in the “Other” category (monument signs, furnaces, etc.). The total taxable valuation in May equaled $1...

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See the full report! Waukee Economic Development
Posted on: March 1, 2020

Monthly Building Permit Report April 2020

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The City of Waukee issued 143 building permits in April 2020. There were 40 permits issued for single family homes, 12 permits issued for townhomes and 87 which fall in the “Other” category (monument signs, furnaces, etc.). The total t...

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See the full report! Waukee Economic Development
Posted on: March 1, 2020

Monthly Building Permit Report March 2020

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The City of Waukee issued 86 building permits in March 2020. There were 22 permits issued for single family homes and 64 which fall in the “Other” category (monument signs, furnaces, etc.). The total taxable valuation in March equaled ...

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See the full report! Waukee Economic Development
Posted on: March 1, 2020

Monthly Building Permit Report February 2020

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The City of Waukee issued 73 building permits in February 2020. There were 19 permits issued for single family homes and 54 which fall in the “Other” category (monument signs, furnaces, etc.). The total taxable valuation in February eq...

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See the full report! Waukee Economic Development
Posted on: February 1, 2020

Monthly Building Permit Report January

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The City of Waukee issued 74 building permits in January 2020. There were 25 permits issued for single family homes and 49 which fall in the “Other” category (monument signs, furnaces, etc.). The total taxable valuation in January equa...

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See the full report! Waukee Economic Development
Posted on: January 1, 2020

Monthly Building Permit Report December 2019

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The City of Waukee issued 76 building permits in December 2019. There were 10 permits issued for single family homes, 18 for townhomes and 48 which fall in the “Other” category (monument signs, furnaces, etc.). The total taxable valuat...

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See the full report! Waukee Economic Development
Posted on: December 4, 2019

Monthly Building Permit Report November 2019

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The City of Waukee issued 134 building permits in November 2019. There were 6 permits issued for single family homes, 2 for townhomes and 26 which fall in the “Other” category (monument signs, furnaces, etc.). The total taxable valuation in October equale...

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See the full report! Waukee Economic Development
Posted on: November 5, 2019

Monthly Building Permit Report October 2019

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The City of Waukee issued 124 building permits in October 2019. There were 32 permits issued for single family homes, 24 for townhomes and 65 which fall in the “Other” category (monument signs, furnaces, etc.). The total taxable valuat...

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See the full report! Waukee Economic Development

News Flash

Posted on: October 27, 2020

Change Your Clocks and Change Your Batteries

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Daylight Saving Time ends Sunday, Nov. 1 at 2 a.m. The Waukee Fire Department encourages residents to change smoke alarm and carbon monoxide detector batteries along with the clocks.

Daylight Saving Time ends Sunday, Nov. 1 at 2 a.m. The Waukee Fire Department urges residents to install fresh batteries in their smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors as they make the rounds updating clocks to the new time. Most people tend to adjus...

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Waukee Fire/EMS Newsfeed
Posted on: October 12, 2020

Sprinkler Systems Cut Recent Waukee Fires Short

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Two real-life examples of smart fire prevention were seen by Waukee firefighters recently, showing the importance of fire sprinkler systems in businesses and homes.

The Waukee Fire Department celebrated Fire Prevention Week Oct. 4-10, along with fire departments nationwide. In the weeks and days leading up to Fire Prevention Week, two real-life examples of smart fire prevention were seen by Waukee firefighters.

On Sep...

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Waukee Fire/EMS Newsfeed

News Flash

Posted on: October 23, 2020

Parks Now Winterized for the Season

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Due to continued cold weather, drinking fountains and exterior restrooms are now closed for the winter in all Waukee parks.

Waukee Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 22, 2020

New Program Highlight: Adult Trivia Series

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Think you know it all? Prove it! Gather up a team of friends, and come out to compete in Waukee Parks & Recreation's first Adult Trivia Series. Trivia nights will begin at 6 p.m. Dates and themes are as follows: 

  • Thursday, Dec. 3 (Win...
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Waukee Parks & Recreation
Posted on: September 28, 2020

New Program Highlight: 4-H STEM Explorers

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Waukee Parks & Recreation is partnering with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach to present the 4-H STEM Explorers program. Youth in grades K-6th can ignite curiosity through a series of six fun STEM literacy, robotics and other hands-on acti...

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Waukee Parks & Recreation
Posted on: August 28, 2020

Program Highlight: Study Hall

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Busy parents with at-home, online learners will be able to drop off their students in grades K-5th at the Waukee Community Center on Thursdays for supervised learning! Parents can utilize this time to schedule work meetings, run errands, etc. Children wil...

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Waukee Parks & Recreation

News Flash

Posted on: October 15, 2020

Waukee Police Giving Back with Holiday Programs

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The Waukee Police Department is gearing up for its holiday giving programs. In November, the department will provide the makings of Thanksgiving meals to 20+ Waukee families through its Thanksgiving Basket Drive. Monetary donations will be used to purchas...

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Waukee Police Newsfeed
Posted on: October 2, 2020

Safety on the Roadways: Distracted Driving

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A Message from the Waukee Police Department:

We are seeing an increase of accidents by younger drivers in Waukee. We care about the safety of all drivers. Please help us by talking to your kids about the consequences and dangers of distracted driving.

What ...

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Waukee Police Newsfeed
Posted on: October 2, 2020

See the Waukee Police Department's 2019 Annual Report

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The Waukee Police Department's 2019 Annual Report is now available. Read a message from Police Chief John Quinn, learn more about the team and see what the call response numbers looked like in 2019. The report also covers community outreach, crim...

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Waukee Police Newsfeed

News Flash

Posted on: October 15, 2020

October 2020 Utility Billing News

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This month’s Utility Billing News includes information about gas surveys and fall yard waste.

Waukee Utility Billing News
Posted on: September 18, 2020

September 2020 Utility Billing News

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This month’s Utility Billing News includes information about LIHEAP, Project Share and filing complaints

Waukee Utility Billing News
Posted on: August 24, 2020

August 2020 Utility Billing News

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This month’s Utility Billing News includes information about property owner responsibility for water and sewer service lines, emptying pools and labor day.

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Waukee Utility Billing News
Posted on: July 24, 2020

July 2020 Utility Billing News

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This month’s Utility Billing News includes information about water conservation and the 2020 Census.


Waukee Utility Billing News
Posted on: April 20, 2020

June 2020 Utility Billing News

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This month’s Utility Billing News includes information about new utility rates, pet waste and licensing. 


Waukee Utility Billing News
Posted on: April 20, 2020

May 2020 Utility Billing News

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This month’s Utility Billing News includes information about the annual water quality report and recycling guidelines.

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Waukee Utility Billing News
Posted on: April 20, 2020

April 2020 Utility Billing News

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This month’s Utility Billing News includes information about bulky trash items, irrigation meters, Safe Digging Month, and the procedure for requesting information or registering complaints with the Waukee Gas Department.

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Waukee Utility Billing News
Posted on: March 25, 2020

March 2020 Utility Billing News

This month’s Utility Billing News includes information about yard waste, irrigation and Spring Clean-Up Week.

Notes related to the COVID-19 situation:

Utility Billing

The Utility Billing division offers various bill payment options.

  • Drop payments in...
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Waukee Utility Billing News
Posted on: February 14, 2020

February 2020 Utility Billing News

This month’s Utility Billing News includes information about the Citywide Garage Sale, Spring Clean-Up Week, an updated grass/weeds ordinance and the Statewide Tornado Drill.

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Waukee Utility Billing News
Posted on: January 3, 2020

December 2019 Utility Billing News

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This month's Utility Billing News includes information about snow removal, Budget Billing, pet licenses and the Trailside Dog Park.

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Waukee Utility Billing News
Posted on: November 22, 2019

November 2019 Utility Billing News

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This month's Utility Billing News includes information about utility bill payment options and includes a form for setting up automatic payments.

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Waukee Utility Billing News