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  • Ames Fire Respond to Smoke Near Power Plant

    Ames Fire Department responded to smoke coming from the refuse derived fuel (RDF) bin located near the Ames Power Plant. At approximately 6 a.m. today, Power Plant employees noticed smoke, called the fire department, and activated the sprinkler system.

  • Airport Road Lanes Closed for Water Main Repair

    A section of the southern lanes (eastbound) of Airport Road will be closed to traffic beginning today (Monday, Feb. 8). Through-traffic will be maintained along Airport Road by routing eastbound and westbound traffic head-to-head in the north lanes.

  • City of Ames Offices Closed Monday, Feb. 15 for Presidents Day

    Most City of Ames departments and divisions will be closed on Monday, Feb. 15, in recognition of Presidents Day. Additionally, the City Assessor’s Office and Ames Public Library will be closed.