An Emergency Snow Parking Ban is in effect for West Des Moines from 8:00 a.m. on Friday, January 17, to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 18, 2020. 

The Emergency Parking Ban applies to all streets in West Des Moines. During an Emergency Parking Ban, vehicles are subject to a $50 fine and/or towing.

street lightMost street lights in the City are owned and maintained by MidAmerican Energy. If you are reporting a light out in your neighborhood you may go directly to MidAmerican Energy's website to report the outage.

To report a MidAmerican Energy street light out select this link:

                         MidAmerican Energy's Website


Valley Junction

The Public Services Traffic Division maintains City owned decorative lighting in the Valley Junction area. If you are unsure who maintains the street light that is out, please provide specific information (an address, landmark or distinct feature on or near the streetlight) and our staff will direct the request to the correct entity.

VJ Lights Maintained by PW

To Report a Street Light Out In the Valley Junction Area Select This Link:


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