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The Dallas Center City Council meets the second Tuesday of every month at 7:00 pm at the Legion Hall.

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


Phase 1 of the SW Stormwater Project has begun.

Click for current details and project map.


The Dallas County Sheriff's Office is responsible for law enforcement for the city of Dallas Center. 515-993-4567 (Dallas County Dispatch) is the number DC residents should use for non-emergency calls regarding police issues.

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.


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.



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


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.


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.

Dallas Center Utilities

Water, Sewer, and Garbage Collection

To obtain water, sewer and garbage collection services stop in City Hall at 1502 Walnut, or call (515) 992-3725. A $150.00 meter deposit is required on all new accounts.

The city bills residents for water, sewer, and garbage collection monthly on a single statement. Payments are due by the 15th of the month, and may be mailed to City of Dallas Center, PO Box 396, Dallas Center, Iowa 50063, or paid in person in city hall at 1502 Walnut Street; if the office is closed, just put it in the drop box on the front door.

You also have the option of having your bill paid directly from your checking or savings account. Download the Automatic Bill Pay form or sign up at City Hall. City Hall is open from 7:30-4:00, Monday thru Friday.

Garbage is picked up every Thursday. Please have your trash, in the green garbage bin, at the curb by 7:00am. Please place small items that might blow out of your container when emptied, such as packing peanuts, in a bag within the container. (Pick-up day is a day later after the following holidays, unless the holiday falls on a weekend: New Years, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day.)

Single Stream Recycling - newspapers, magazines, junk mail, phone books, cardboard, tin & aluminum cans, plastics, glass jars & bottles - is picked up in the city every other Tuesday (see above calendar). Please have your recyclable materials, in the green and yellow bin, at the curb by 7:00am.

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Yard Waste - grass clippings, leaves, twigs, etc - can be placed at the curb for pick-up every Monday, from April through November. To insure pick-up, yard waste should be:

  • Out on your curb by 7:00am
  • Placed in brown paper bags, paper grocery bags, cardboard boxes or trash cans
  • Bundled brush tied securely with twine or string, weighing less than 50 pounds, in lengths of 4 feet or less.

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City Events Calendar

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Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
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  • 2017-10-2, 7:00 pm
    Council Library Board Meeting
  • 2017-10-3, 0:00 am
    Single Stream Recycling
4 5 6 7
8 9 10
  • 2017-10-10, 6:00 pm
    Annexation Meeting
    Legion Hall
  • 2017-10-10, 7:00 pm
    City Council Meeting
    Legion Hall
11 12 13 14
  • 2017-10-15, 4:30 pm
    Water Bill Payments Due
16 17
  • 2017-10-17, 0:00 am
    Single Stream Recycling
18 19
  • 2017-10-19, 7:10 pm
    Candidate Forum
    Memorial Hall
  • 2017-10-19, 7:00 pm
    Local Option Sales Tax informational meeting
    Memorial Hall
20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31
  • 2017-10-31, 0:00 am
    Single Stream Recycling
1 2 3 4

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