City of Urbandale

City of Urbandale



About Us

''A growing city that has held on to its small-town charm.'' That's how most people would describe Urbandale, Iowa.

From the safe streets and neighborhoods, to the rich variety of parks and recreational opportunities, from the bustling business parks, to the top-notch schools, Urbandale is a community that has something for everyone.

First incorporated in 1917, in Urbandale you will find a thriving economy, low unemployment, excellent schools, and a wonderful variety of housing options. New residents and businesses are attracted to Urbandale for a wide variety of reasons. But when they arrive, they stay for one reason: Urbandale is a great place to live, work and raise a family.


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Fire Department Marches in July 4th Parade
Urbandale Flag Flies High
Solar Trach Compactor & Recycling Unit
Urbandale Police Department Wall
Trolley Art

Rep/Contact Info

Honorable Robert D Andeweg
Kristi Bales
James Briear
Curtis Brown
Director of Economic Development
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Donald ''Don'' Brush
City Treasurer
Bridget Carberry Montgomery
Michael Carver
Council Member
Aaron DeJong
Assistant Director of Economic Development
Steve Franklin
Chief Planner
Tom Gayman
Council Member
Jan Herke
Park and Recreation Director
Jerry Holt
Fire Chief
A.J. Johnson
City Manager
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John Konior
Assistant to City Manager
Nicci Lamb
John Larson
Karla Lower
Nicole Lunders
City Clerk
Dave McKay
Director of Engineering & Public Works
Randy Peterson
Ron Pogge
Council Member
David Russell
Council Member
Annika Schilke
Assistant Planner
Melissa Waalk
Community Relations Officer
Julie Wells
Library Director
Derek Zarn
Communications Specialist