Our thoughts and prayers go out to everyone impacted by the flooding! Ankeny residents -according to the City of Ankeny they will be assisting residents with flood damaged items by offering a drop off site and curbside pickup starting Monday, July 9th at 7am.
Curbside pickup will start July 9 (all items must be placed on the curb by Monday, July 9 at 7 a.m.)
Residents must call 515-964-5229 or email (email@example.com) Ankeny Sanitation no later than 4 p.m. on Friday, July 6, 2018 to request curbside pickup.
Flood damaged items accepted for curbside pickup:
Carpet (must be rolled up and under 5 ft in length)
All other electronics
What is not accepted for curbside pickup?
Appliances must be dropped off at the Drop Off Site July 3, 5 or 6 between 7 a.m. – 4 p.m. (see below) If residents are unable to haul appliances, curbside pickup can be arranged with Ankeny Sanitation, however the resident will be responsible for the removal fee.
7 a.m. – 4 p.m. City Maintenance Facility 211 SE Lorenz Drive
Proof of residence is required.
Roll-off dumpsters will be available for residents to drop off the following flood damaged items:
Carpet (must be rolled up and under 5 ft. in length)
All other electronics
Freezers (all food must be removed)
Refrigerators (all food must be removed)
Assistance will not be available for unloading debris at the drop off site. Tires, tree limbs/branches and yard waste will not be accepted at the drop off site.
The City of Ankeny is partnering with Polk County on private property damage assessments due to the flood. If you had water in your basement or experienced any other damage to your home because of flooding, please call 211 to report the damage.
Polk County is hosting a flood disaster recovery center located at Polk County River Place, 2309 Euclid Ave. in Des Moines. The center will be open Monday, July 2, from 1 – 6 p.m. and Tuesday, July 3, from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. The center will be closed Wednesday, July 4, to reassess resources and services for the remainder of the week.
DART will be providing free rides from the shelter or to the flood disaster recovery center. Individuals can also contact 211 for additional resources and questions regarding the flood recovery center.
For updates, go to City of Ankeny website: https://www.ankenyiowa.gov/Home/Components/News/News/830/16?backlist=%2f