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.

Click on the corresponding link below to read the City's policies or to download a permit application. Please read the accompanying policies for details, as some applications and/or events require specific deadlines, deposits, and/or fees.

Each permit application features fillable forms, though some items must be filled out after the application has been printed.

If the permit requires a deposit or fee, applications will not be approved until the appropriate payment has been received.

Applications are also available at Adel City Hall. Please contact City Hall with any questions.

Park Shelter Reservations

Please click here to read the City's policy regarding park shelter reservations.

Please click here to download the City's Park Shelter Reservation Permit application.

Special Event Permit

Please click here to read the City's policy regarding special events.

Please click here to download the City's Special Event Permit application.

Sound Permit

Please click here to read the City's policy regarding the amplification of live sound at special events.

Please click here to download the City's Sound Permit application.

Block Parties and Street Closures

Please click here to read the City's policy regarding block parties and street closures.

Please click here to download the City's Block Party and Street Closure Permit application.