The Engineering and Public Works Department is responsible for over 413 miles of streets and roadways within the City of Urbandale. The department is also responsible for collection of solid waste, conducting traffic safety studies, snow and ice removal and administering the city's storm water regulations.
FEMA Preliminary Flood Maps (FIRMs)
Descriptions and updates regarding city projects currently under construction.
The Solid Waste Division helps to maintain a clean and healthy Urbandale environment by collecting and disposing of residential garbage, trash, and yard waste.
GIS maps and applications for the City of Urbandale
Permit information related to public right-of-way, over-size or overweight loads and hauling solid waste.
Get information regarding the construction projects the city has to offer.
Information regarding sidewalks, street sweeping, pot hole maintenance, snow and ice removal.
New federal laws regulating stormwater runoff require the City of Urbandale to develop and implement a comprehensive stormwater quality management program to protect and improve water quality.
Providing a safe and efficient transportation system for the City of Urbandale involves a number of different initiatives, from traffic signals, to street lighting. The sections below discuss some of the main components of traffic safety.