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.

Parks and Recreation Facility Contact Information

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Facility Telephone Numbers

Ames City Auditorium
Reservations 515-239-5365
Ticket Sales 515-239-5350 
Event Information 515-239-5434; then press 4
Department Fax 515-239-5355

Ames/ISU Ice Arena

Community Center (5th & Clark)
General Information 515-239-5350
Program Registrations 515-239-5350
Shelter Reservations 515-239-5350
Weight Room Orientation 515-239-5350

Durham Bandshell

Fax Machine

Homewood Golf Course


Press 1 for Cancellations
Press 2 for Open Gym Hours
Press 3 for Weight Room Hours
Press 4 for Auditorium Events
Press 5 for Municipal Pool Hours
Press 6 for Furman Aquatic Center Hours
Press 7 for Brookside Wading Pool Hours
Press 8 for Ames/ISU Ice Arena Hours  

Park Maintenance Shop


Furman Aquatic Center  232-POOL (515-232-7665)

Municipal Indoor Pool  515-232-4561