Civil Service Commission


  • As needed
  • City Hall
    3600 86th Street
    Urbandale, IA 50322


  • Janet Trentmann
    Term expires: April 1, 2023
  • Greg Robinson
    Term expires: April 1, 2024
  • Stephen Eckley
    Term expires: April 1, 2021


The Civil Service Commission consists of 3 members who must be residents of Urbandale. Members are appointed by the Mayor, approved by the City Council and serve 4-year terms.

Areas of Focus

  • The commission’s jurisdiction pertains to all full-time city employees, except the city’s management team and staff members from the library and water utility
  • Establishes and protects the rights of Civil Service employees
  • Provides for the fair examination, promotion and judicial treatment of Civil Service employees

Contact Us

  1. Civil Service Commission


    City Hall

    3600 86th Street
    Urbandale, IA 50322

    City Clerk

    Phone: 515-278-3900