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April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

Here are 25 ways - from serious to silly - to show your kids how much you love them.


The Dallas Center Police Department is partnering with the Iowa Alcoholic Beverages Division to keep tobacco out of the hands of Dallas Center youth.

The program includes retailer training as well as compliance checks on local establishments.

Read the full press release here.


Click the "Business" menu tab to see commercial property for sale or lease in Dallas Center.


Text information about unlawful activities such as sales of alcohol to minors or underage use of alcohol, tobacco or drugs anywhere in Dallas County.

Please provide the location and time of such activities when possible.

TEXT-A-TIPS are anonymous.

Paid for by Dallas County JAAG (Juvenile Anti Alcohol Group), sponsored by the Dallas County Sheriff's Office & Juvenile Court Services.


National Flood Insurance Program

Effective February 22, 2010, Dallas Center residents are able to purchase federally backed flood insurance.

Click here to see the news release, and visit for coverage information and agent locations.



Remember that it is unlawful for any owner to allow an animal to run at large within the corporate limits of the City. Please put your animal on a leash!

If you have a US Flag that needs retired, drop it off at City Hall, and the Boy Scouts will take care of it for you.

Public attendance and input is always encouraged at Dallas Center public hearings, City Council meetings, and other meetings listed in the Events Calendar.

Are you ready for the next severe weather? Do a reality check here.

Always Call 911 immediately about any active or developing traffic, fire, weather, abuse, violence, criminal activity, medical condition or other situation you believe might be an imminent threat to life or property.

Lena Moser Memorial Swimming Pool

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The pool is closed for the winter.

2015 opening day has been set for May 29th.

Morning public swim lessons will be held June 8-18th (19th will be a make-up day if needed or a pool party), 30 minute classes at 9:45-10:15 AM, 10:20-10:50 AM, 10:55-11:25 AM and 11:30 AM-noon. 

Evening public swim lessons will held July 13th-23rd (24th will be a make-up day or pool party) 30 minute classes at 8:00-8:30 PM and 8:30 PM-9:00 PM.

Swim lesson sign up (public and private) will take place at the Dallas Center library on May 9th from 10:00 AM-noon and the Grimes library on May 16th from 10:00 AM-noon.  Public lesson cost is $35/two week session.  Private lesson cost is $15/each session.


Pool Information

Our community swimming pool, a very nice facility for a small community, is situated in the east part of Dallas Center at 1108 Vine Street.

Certified lifeguards are on duty.

City Events Calendar

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    Single stream recycling
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  • 2015-4-14, 7:00 pm
    City Council Meeting
    Legion Hall
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    Water Bill Payments Due
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    Single stream recycling
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