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All residents, contractors and others are encouraged to do business with the City via phone, email or this website. Find contact information now.

These operational changes  are reflective of the suggested guidelines provided by the Centers for Disease Control and the Iowa Department of Public Health. The City is committed to protecting its employees and citizens during this pandemic. View additional information on the City of Ankeny response and updates at

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    Fire Prevention Week Open House

    Help us celebrate National Fire Prevention Week! Bring your whole family to this free event! Join the Ankeny Fire Department at Fire Station No. 1 for a fun filled night...

    •Meet Ankeny Firefighters
    •Learn to prevent fires in your home
    •Spray a Fire Hose
    •Try on firefighters’ protective gear
    •Escape from a smoke filled bedroom
    •Practice extinguishing various types of cooking fires
    •Practice Stop, Drop and Roll
    •Learn firefighting knots and hoist “tools”
    •Tackle the Kids’ Firefighter Challenge

    •Explore the fire department's history in the fire museum
    •Other fire safety and educational activities available for all ages

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