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Rob's Cell (515) 208-5957
Kathy's Cell (515) 689-5478

Buyer's Resources

 

Spousal Job Support:

IowaWorks Center, 430 E Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309, (515) 281-9619

Hours: Mon, Tue, Th, Fri:  8:30 AM to 4:30 PM   Wed:  9:00 AM to 4:30 PM

 

Monthly Job Fairs:

Wallace Building 1st Floor Auditorium

502 East 9th Street, Des Moines IA 50319

www.iowaworkforce.org/region11/desmoines.htm

www.desmoinesmetro.com/en/talent_development/job_seeker_resources/

 

Polk County Vehicle Division:

Polk County Administration Building, 111 Court Avenue, Des Moines IA 50309   (515) 286-3030

Hours:

Registration & Validation Stickers—Walkin Customers:  Mon thru Fri: 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Title Transfer—Walkin Custoners:  Mon thru Fri:  7:00AM to 4:00 PM

24 Hour Web Service:  www.iowataxandtag.gov

 

Driver Services:

Iowa Motor Vehicle Division Building, 6310 SE Convenience Blvd, Ankeny IA 50021   (515) 244-1052

(Just off Corporate Woods Drive)

Hours:

Mon.: Closed

Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri:  8:30 AM to 5:00 PM

Sat:  8:00 AM to 1:00 PM

www.iowadot.gov/mvd/odds/newresidents.htm

 

Register to Vote:

https://sos.iowa.gov/elections/voterinformation/voterregistration.html

 

Change of Address:

www.changeofaddressform.com

 

School Reviews:

www.greatschools.org

 

Crime Rates for Local Neighborhoods:

www.neighborhoodscout.com/ia/des-moines/crime

 

Public Transportation:

www.ridedart.com

 

Des Moines Rankings:

Www.desmoinesmetro.com/en/dsm_metro_info/rankings/

 

Monitor Your Credit:

During a move, you can be particularly susceptible to identity theft if mail is not forwarded properly.  Watch your credit card and bank accounts carefully and check your credit reports a few months after a move. 

www.anualcreditreport.com

www.creditkarma.com

 

Summer Time Activities:

http://desmoinesparent.com/summer-bucket-list-kiddos/

Also check out the websites other activities:

Summer Festivals for the family

Des Moines Free Flicks Summer Outdoor Movies

Discounted Summer Kid Movies

Swimming, Wading & Water Fun in Central Iowa

www.catchdesmoines.com

http://dmjuice.com

www.desmoinesmetro.com

 

Local Area Maps:

Ankeny:  www.ankenyiowa.gov/index.aspx?page=109

Altoona:  www.altoona-iowa.com/about-altoona/city-map

Carlisle:  www.carlisleiowa.org/maps/

Clive:  www.cityofclive.com/visitors/where-is-clive

Des Moines:  https://maps.dmgov.org/extmapcenter/mapcenter.aspx & www.catchdesmoines.com/about transportation/maps

Grimes:  www.grimesiowa.gov/FAQ/mapsaddressing.aspx

Indianola:  www.indianolaiowa.gov/about/city-map.aspx

Johnston:  http://cityofjohnston.com/index.aspx?nid=264

Norwalk:  www.norwalk.iowa.gov/maps.aspx

Pleasant Hill:  www.ci.pleasant-hill.ia.us/index.aspx?nid=90

Waukee:  www.waukee.org/169/city-maps

West Des Moines:  www.wdm.iowa.gov/index.aspx?page=51

Windsor Heights:  www.windsorheights.org/planning-building/maps-gis.aspx

Urbandale:  www.urbandale.org/files.cfm