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Posted on: March 29, 2020

COVID-19 INFORMATION AND STATISTICS

CALL CENTERS FOR PUBLIC INQUIRIESPublic Health-Seattle & King County – 206-477-3977 For King County residents who believe they have been exposed to COVID-19, or for healthcare providers with COVID-19 questions. This helpline is open...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Violations of Governor's "Stay at Home" Order

Violations of the Governor’s “Stay at Home” Order are crimes and the City is accepting reports of these violations exclusively through our online reporting system found here http://www.desmoineswa.gov/reports. Please do not c...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Telephonic Access Relative to Governor Inslee's Open Public Meeting Act Proclamation

Per Proclamation 20-28, and to prevent the spread of COVID-19, Governor Inslee is temporarily waiving and suspending the portions of RCW 42.30 that require in-person meetings or contact.  The Council meeting for March 26, 2020 will be closed to t...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Census 2020 Is Here!

The US Constitution mandates that every ten years, every person within the United States be counted in a nationwide census. The census takes place in spring 2020!

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Posted on: February 11, 2020

Spring Recycling Collection Event-CANCELLED

In addition to the one day Recycle Collection Event, Des Moines Residents can take advantage of the annual Residential Curbside Collection Event during the week of March 30 – April 3, 2020.   Recology garbage customers can place an addi...

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Posted on: February 27, 2020

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

In response to the ongoing concerns as they pertain to the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the City of Des Moines is taking all necessary steps to ensure it has the most recent and accurate information about the situation daily.

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

Supreme Court Order Closure

During this state of emergency, it may become necessary for courts in these counties to close, relocate. or otherwise significantly modify their regular operations.

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

Des Moines Municipal Court files Emergency Court Order

Pursuant to GR 2l(b), Des Moines Municipal Court shall be rescheduling all civil infraction that have been set for an in person hearing starting Thursday, March 5, 2020 through May 31, 2020. This emergency court order is due to the Novel Coronavirus (COVI...

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

Parks, Recreation & Senior Services Program Cancellations

For these reasons the following classes, programs and special events have been cancelled until further notice:  

Dog Obedience ClassAmerican Boating CourseTeen DanceTot TimeKindness RocksMystery DinnerFix It EventYogaOut to LunchTai Chi (Normandy ...

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

City of Des Moines - Proclamation of Emergency

The City of Des Moines proclaims emergency for the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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Posted on: January 22, 2020

International Coastal Cleanup Day Video

Video footage from the International Coastal Clean Up Day this past Fall.

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Posted on: October 11, 2019

CITY ANNOUNCES END OF CRIMINAL PROBE INTO ACTIONS OF LOCAL NON-PROFIT, CONTINUES TO SEEK RESTITUTION

At the October 10, 2019 City Council meeting, the City announced that a criminal investigation into the actions of former City employees and the Des Moines Legacy Foundation had been completed. This criminal investigation was initiated in November of 2018...

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Posted on: September 20, 2019

Presentation Materials from the September 19, 2019 Marina Community Meeting

Presentation Materials from the September 19, 2019 Marina Community Meeting.

City of Des Moines Power Point Presentation

SkyLab Architect Presentation

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Des Moines Community Shuttle - Mid Day and Saturday Service Starts September 21st

Mid-day and Saturday service between Angle Lake light rail station and the Des Moines Marina District starts September 21, 2019!

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Posted on: August 21, 2019

Redondo Fishing Pier

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Posted on: September 3, 2019

Investigation into Misappropriation of Funds: Final Report and City Statement

The highest duty of the City Council and City staff, as public servants, is to serve the interests of the residents of Des Moines. This means safeguarding the public trust in the City, protecting precious tax dollars and ensuring that City resources are u...

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