City Hall and all other City facilities are closed to the public as a precaution against the spread of COVID-19. The closures will be effective after 5 p.m. Thursday, March 19, and will continue through May 15, 2020. City staff will continue to report to their offices and serve the public. Residents are encouraged to conduct City business online or by contacting individual City departments directly. Residents who are unsure how to conduct their City business may contact the City’s customer service hotline from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday at 515.239.5670.
The Ames City Council will hold a special meeting at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, to hear public input on the evaluation of four growth area scenarios related to Ames Plan 2040, the update to the City’s Comprehensive Plan. The meeting will be held in the City Council Chambers.
The City Manager's Office compiles a monthly report highlighting projects of each City department. Because these projects may be currently underway or ongoing, information about project specifics is subject to change.
On Tuesday, August 13, 2019, the City Council voted to move forward with three changes to the Rental Code. As someone impacted by rental housing, we wanted to make sure that you had an opportunity to review the changes and provide input to the Council.