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CITY HALL CLOSING

2/16/2018 -  Due to the upcoming holiday, City Hall will be closed Monday, February 19, 2018.

PEDDLERS, SOLICITORS AND TRANSIENT MERCHANTS

2/13/2018 -  Licensing is required, so ask them to show you a city issued badge. If they do not have a badge and after they exit the premises contact Polk County Sherriff’s office at 515-286-3333.

SNOWMOBILE REGULATIONS

2/12/2018 -  Snowmobiles may be operated on streets only during an emergency.

PROPOSAL EVALUATION PACKET

2/12/2018 -  Thank you for taking the time out of your schedule to be a Regional Master Plan Steering Committee member. As you know, the City recently solicited Requests for Qualifications (RFQ’s) to master plan the area identified on the City’s Comprehensive Plan map as "Regional Commercial".

BAT BOXES - DID YOU KNOW?

2/12/2018 -  You may notice bat boxes being installed at our local parks this spring. Bondurant resident Isaac McIntosh has graciously built and donated eight boxes for his Eagle Scout project.

NEW WATER DISCONNECT POLICY

2/9/2018 -  One major change is that services will not be turned back on after business hours.

LOCAL OPTION SALES AND SERVICE TAX FAQ

1/31/2018 -  On March 6, 2018, the voters of Bondurant will be asked to vote in a special election on a measure that would impose a local sales and services tax at the rate of one (1) percent in the incorporated area of Bondurant.

NOW HIRING!

1/25/2018 -  NOW HIRING - Seasonal/Landscaping Laborer. Apply today!

SEEKING TREE BOARD MEMBER

1/10/2018 -  The Bondurant Tree Board is responsible for the care and maintenance of the trees in our community. The board suggests locations for the planting of new trees and assists with the maintenance and protection of our existing trees.

SNOW ORDINANCE

1/10/2018 -  When do our vehicles need to be removed from the street? Find out here.

SNOW PLOWING 101

1/10/2018 -  Here are answers to the most commonly asked snow plowing and winter road condition questions. Please look through these questions first before calling. These answers will better inform you about our snow removal policies and procedures.

SNOW REMOVAL TIPS

1/10/2018 -  Controlling snow and ice is a difficult and time-consuming operation. We need your help so we can clear the streets more quickly and completely.

SECOND ANNUAL CHOWDER WINTER RIDE

1/8/2018 -  Enjoy a FREE, easy ride from Bondurant to Berwick & back on the Chichaqua Valley Trail (Approx. 10 miles)

INDUSTRIAL PROJECT UNDERWAY IN BONDURANT

12/20/2017 -  You may have noticed some large earthmoving equipment along Hubbell Avenue, just north of the Metro Waste Facility.

LOOK OUT FOR LEAKS!

12/20/2017 -  Dripping faucets and whistling or hissing toilets waste water, even when no one is using them! Toilets often have “silent” leaks too. Here’s a handy way to tell:

NEW EVENT PARKING

12/19/2017 -  To enhance the traffic flow and parking opportunities for everyone in the downtown area, the City Council recently established an “Event Vehicle Parking Area” reserved exclusively for vehicles, defined as limousines, vans, or busses designed to carry nine or more passengers.

WHEN THE SNOW IS DEEP, WHERE DO YOU SET OUT YOUR CARTS?

12/12/2017 -  Setting out recycling and garbage carts in the winter can be a challenge. Here are some helpful hints!

AUTOMATIC PAYMENT

11/6/2017 -  Sign up for automatic payment today. No more late fees! No more check writing!

2017 POLK COUNTY DOG LICENSE

10/23/2017 -  Even though the City of Bondurant doesn't require dog owners to register their pets through the City, we encourage you to obey Polk County's licensing requirement.

SEEKING BACKUP CROSSING GUARD

6/30/2017 -  Serving as a crossing guard for the City of Bondurant can be very rewarding as this position is invaluable to Bondurant youth and the community as a whole.

ELIMINATE PLASTIC BAG LITTER: BRING YOUR OWN BAG!

3/22/2017 -  Let’s be honest. You switching to reusable bags is not going to change the world. But if you can convince your friends and family and they, in turn, can convince their friends… you can see where this is going!

THE METRO HOME IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM

3/9/2017 -  The assistance is for housing repairs such as siding, roofs, windows, electrical and plumbing, as well as any city code violations up to $12,500.

WOULD YOU LIKE YOUR UTILITY BILL EMAILED?

2/15/2017 -  Customers have the option of having their utility billing sent via e-mail.

GARBAGE DISPOSAL HOLIDAY SCHEDULE

1/23/2017 -  For the PLANNERS out there, here is this years Metro Waste Authority Holiday Schedule. If Bondurant is affected, separate notifications will be published.

PRESCRIPTION DRUG DROP SITE

12/21/2016 -  The City of Bondurant has a drop off box placed in the Bondurant City Hall office. The service will be available at Bondurant M-F from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

FOR RESIDENTS USING UTILITY BILL PAYMENT PROCESSING THROUGH YOUR BANK

11/23/2016 -  Make certain that payment date on your personal bank payment is at least 10 days prior to the 15th of the month to avoid any late fees. Keep a good eye on your invoices to make sure your bank payment isn't late or check for late fees.