Posted on: May 22, 2017

City Purchases Salt for Snow and Ice Control

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The total cost of this purchase is estimated at $69,771.   All salt would be delivered prior to November 1, 2017.

Posted on: May 21, 2017

City to Purchase Fuel on Contract

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Under this approved proposal the City would purchase 84,000 gallons of fuel under a fixed price contract and an estimated 68,150 gallons based on margins to the Des Moines Terminal average fuel prices, as published daily by the Iowa Department of Transpor...

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Posted on: May 20, 2017

South Karen Acres Park Tennis Court Surfacing Approved

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Sport Court offers a suspended, modular surfacing system, which has a life expectancy of 20-25 years.  It is installed directly over the current surface in modular sections, which provides built in drainage and prevents water from ponding on the ...

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Posted on: May 19, 2017

Walker Johnston Regional Park Tennis Court Lights Approved

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The lighting project would begin in late September after the south courts are reconstructed, with the anticipated completion to install the lights by mid-October, 2017.

Posted on: May 18, 2017

Design Services Agreement Approved for Police Station

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The project would expand the Police Department’s geothermal HVAC system and increase the geothermal loop field.  Six firms for submitted proposals for the project.  

Posted on: May 17, 2017

Skinner Dental Office Site Plan Approved

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This site plan proposes the construction of a 3,342 square foot single story building that will be used as a dental office.  The site is 1.79 acres in size with approximately 540 feet of frontage on Hickman Road, and about 703 feet of frontage al...

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Posted on: May 16, 2017

Woldwide Logistics Parking Lot Site Plan Approved

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This site plan pertains to a portion of Lot 2 of the Walnut Ridge Business Park, located south of Douglas Avenue on property locally known as 3625 109th Street.  This site plan proposes construction of a parking lot to provide additional parking ...

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Posted on: May 15, 2017

72nd Street & I35/80 Storm Sewer Project Approved

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This project would provide for the installation of subdrain, storm sewer and intakes on 72nd Street at the I-35/80 overpass to intercept groundwater that seeps onto 72nd Street causing icing issues during the winter.  It is anticipated that this ...

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Posted on: May 14, 2017

2017 Sanitary Sewer Spot Repair Program Approved

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The 2017 Sanitary Sewer Spot Repair Program would provide for the repair of three sanitary sewer defects near the intersection of Patricia Drive and Hickman Road, and the adjustment of a manhole near the intersection of 106th Street and Douglas Avenue. &a...

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Posted on: May 13, 2017

2017 Urbandale Marching Band Invitational Request Approved

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The Council approved the use of Lions Park and the parking lots at the Senior Recreation Center and Swimming Pool, and the temporary closure of Prairie Avenue between 71st Street and 72nd Street adjacent to Lions Park to park buses and equipment trucks us...

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Posted on: May 11, 2017

2017 Sanitary Sewer Lining Program Approved

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The 2017 Sanitary Sewer Lining Program would install sewer liners at existing sanitary sewer mains at various locations.  The Urbandale Sanitary Sewer District and

the Urbandale Windsor Heights Sewer District have agreed to fund all repairs within the...

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Posted on: May 10, 2017

Public Hearing set for Fireworks Zoning Code Changes

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The 2017 State legislature approved Senate file 489 to permit the sale and use of consumer fireworks, which the Governor signed into law on May 9, 2017.  The City will need to amend Chapter 160 - the Zoning Code.  Possible changes includ...

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Posted on: May 10, 2017

Ordinance Prohibiting the Use of Fireworks Approved on First Reading

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The Governor signed the 2017 State fireworks legislation, Senate File 489, into law on May 9, 2017.  The new law became effective when signed.  Prior to that signing the Urbandale City Council set a public hearing for May 9, 2017 to cons...

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