Learn About

  1. Controlled Bow Hunting

    Find out information on Urbandale's Urban Controlled Bow Hunting program.

  2. Dallas County Vote Information

    Find out more information on the May 2, 2017 Dallas County Vote

  3. Polk County Master Gardener Program

    The Master Gardener program is a volunteer service training program whereby adults are given advanced training in horticulture in exchange for volunteer service to the community. Urbandale has a Master Gardener project.

  4. Social Media Center

    Connect with the City of Urbandale through social media!

  5. The Tomorrow Plan

    The Tomorrow Plan creates a vibrant, enduring future for greater Des Moines. Historically, the many issues facing the region have been tackled by a variety of agencies and organizations. This planning effort brings together these many groups as well as people who live, work, and play in the area to work together toward a shared future.

  6. Veterans Memorial

    The Urbandale Veterans Memorial was dedicated on November 12, 2012. The Urbandale Veterans Memorial is a partnership between the Urbandale Community Action Network (UCAN), Urbandale Friends of the Parks, the City of Urbandale and private sponsorships.

  7. Urbandale's History

    The city originated primarily as a “street car suburb,” with a scattering of coal mines also providing employment to some early residents while other miners used the streetcar line to reach the mines.