All City of Ankeny buildings are closed to the public in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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

    Parks & Recreation

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    Children having fun at Ankeny Aquatic Centers

    Ankeny Parks & Recreation offers fun activities and programs for citizens of all ages. With more than 40 parks and 80 miles of trails, Ankeny Aquatic Centers, youth sports, skate parks and fishing holes to shady picnic spots and adult basketball, let us guide your recreation adventures throughout Ankeny!

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