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

    Public Works

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    The City of Ankeny Public Works Department provides our residents, businesses and visitors with safe, reliable and clean infrastructure that is maintained in an economical and efficient manner. This is accomplished through comprehensive annual programs that include:

    The Public Works Department provides timely responses to streets, storm water and drainage and traffic control maintenance issues. Large-scale infrastructure improvements and maintenance operations are completed through major construction projects. The majority of our services are scheduled, pro-active maintenance activities. If you observe a problem, we encourage you to please report it to our office and we'll correct it in a timely manner.


    The department is organized into three separate divisions: