Utilities

Utility Service Companies

*Contact two weeks prior to closing.*


Altoona

Water, Garbage and Recycling.............................................................................. 515-967-5136
MidAmerican Energy for Gas and Electric ............................................................ 888-427-5632
www.altoona-iowa.com


Ankeny

Water ......................................................................................................... 515-963-3520
Garbage Collection (Your Choice)Aspen Waste Systems, Inc ………………....... 515-974-1400
Ankeny Sanitation ................................................................................................... 515-964-5229
Recycling (Metro Waste Authority) ……............................……...................…….. 515-244-0021
MidAmerican Energy for Gas and Electric ............................................................. 888-427-5632
www.ci.ankeny.ia.us


Clive

Water ...................................................................................................................... 515-867-5199
Garbage & Recycling (Waste Management of Iowa) ............................................. 515-265-5267

MidAmerican Energy for Gas and Electric ............................................................. 888-427-5632
www.cityofclive.com/


Des Moines

Des Moines Water, Garbage and Recycling............................................................ 515-283-8700

MidAmerican Energy for Gas and Electric ............................................................ 888-427-5632
www.dmgov.org

Grimes

Water ..................................................................................................................... 515-986-3036
Garbage and Recycling ......................................................................................... 515-265-7374
MidAmericanEnergy (Electric Only) ..................................................................... 888-427-5632
Black Hills Energy (Gas Only) ............................................................................... 888-890-5554
www.grimesiowa.gov


Johnston

Water, Recycling and Garbage ............................................................................. 515-727-7772
MidAmericanEnergy for Gas and Electric ............................................................ 888-427-5632
www.cityofjohnston.com


Urbandale

Water ..................................................................................................................... 515-278-3940
Garbage and Recycling ......................................................................................... 515-278-3950
MidAmericanEnergy for Gas and Electric.............................................................. 888-427-5632
www.urbandale.org


Waukee

Gas, Water, Sewer and Solid Waste Service ........................................................ 515-987-4363
MidAmericanEnergy for Electric ........................................................................... 888-427-5632
www.waukee.org


West Des Moines

Water, Sewer and Solid Waste Service ................................................................ 515-222-3460
MidAmericanEnergy for Gas and Electric ............................................................. 888-427-5632
www.wdm-ia.com


Windsor Heights

Water .................................................................................................................... 515-283-8700
Garbage ................................................................................................................ 515-964-5229
Recycling .............................................................................................................. 515-244-7336
MidAmericanEnergy for Gas and Electric ............................................................ 888-427-5632
www.windsorheights.org


Telephone, Internet, Cable, and Satellite

Qwest Telephone ........................................................................................................... 800-244-1111
Mediacom....................................................................................................................... 855-633-4226
DirecTV .......................................................................................................................... 888-777-2454
Dish Network .................................................................................................................. 888-926-0768


Postal Information

If you are purchasing a home that is new construction you will need to take a copy of your HUD Settlement Statement to the local post office to get a key for your mail box. Mail boxes will be located throughout the development.

Homestead Tax Credit

Approximately two weeks following closing on your new home, take your HUD Settlement Statement or a copy of your Warranty Deed to the appropriate county building listed below to receive your Homestead Tax Credit. Only one of the buyers needs to be present to file. It takes just a few minutes and can save you money on your property taxes.


Polk County Office....................................................................................................... 515-286-3140
111 Court Ave., Room #195
Des Moines, IA 50309
www.assess.co.polk.ia.us


Dallas County Office.................................................................................................... 515-993-5802
801 Court Ave.
Adel, IA 50003
www.dallas.iowassessors.com