Please Note: The 2017 Citywide Garage Sale will be held on Saturday, April 22. The 2017 Spring Cleanup will be held on Saturday, April 29. Please view the March 2017 newsletter for more information.

Adel Parks & Recreation's 2017 Spring/Summer Activity Guide is now available! Please review it for the latest and most up-to-date information on programs, including the Adel Family Aquatic Center's 2017 rates.

The City is now accepting applications for a number of Board & Commission positions. Please click here for more information. If you'd like to download an application, please click here.

Please click here to view the Notice To Bidders and Notice Of Public Hearing for the 2017 Adel Brick Streets Project. Please consult all addendums for the most accurate information on this project: Addendum #01 - Addendum #02 - Addendum #03

Please click here to download the 2017 Recycling Calendar.

The second and final public input meeting for the Parks & Trails Master Plan was held on Monday, December 12. If you missed it, please here to view the presentation.

You may also view the presentation and boards that were presented during the October 27 meeting.

The City's Economic Development Commission has updated the residential tax abatement program F.A.Q.

The City is in the process of updating its website.

Until further notice, information and links
below may not be completely up-to-date.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

City Council

The Adel City Council meets at 6:00 p.m. on the 2nd Tuesday of every month at Adel City Hall, with other meetings as needed. Below is a list of the current council members and pertinent information. Following a regular City election, four-year terms begin and end at noon on the first day in January which is not a Sunday or legal holiday. If you have further questions, please contact City Hall at (515) 993-4525.


Phone Number


Term Ending Year

Jim Peters
993-4436 2018
Jon McAvoy
Mayor Pro Tem
993-3977 2018
Michael Haynes
745-9112 2020
Shirley McAdon
993-4862 2020
Rebecca Hillmer
(712) 830-3638 2018
Bob Ockerman
238-9835 2020

City Attorney

John Reich

Phone Number: 993-4254