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Alert : Please Review The City's Coronavirus Update:

Coronavirus Information

Posted: March 12, 2020

As recommended by the Iowa Department of Public Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the City of Adel strongly encourages everyone to wear masks in public settings when around people who don’t live in your household and when you can’t stay six feet away from others.

The City will be following the guidelines outlined in the governor’s latest mask mandates.


All 01/08/2021 Updates Are Italicized

Dial 2-1-1 for health and mental health questions.

Latest News (updated 02/02/2021)




  • Please review the updated Adel City Hall COVID-19 Reopening Guidelines. City Hall remains in “Phase One” (i.e., appointments only) until further notice.
    • Additional updates on City buildings and services can be found below.


News & Resources (updated 6/1/20)


Business Resources (updated 7/17/20)


Governor’s Actions (updated 01/08/2021)

Governor Kim Reynolds has taken several actions, including:

For additional news and previous proclamations from the Governor’s office, please click here.


City of Adel Operational Changes & Efforts (updated 11/23/20)





  • The City of Adel Public Safety Building has closed access to the public amid COVID-19 concerns until further notice. The Adel Police Department continues to take calls for service and is taking extra precautions to increase safety. If you need to speak to an officer, please call Dallas County Dispatch at (515) 993-4567. In an emergency, always call 9-1-1.



  • We strongly recommend conducting business with the City over-the-phone or online. City utility payments should be made online or over-the-phone at (866)229-7831, as those transaction fees are temporarily waived.


We recognize that these measures and others being taken throughout the state and country are disruptive.

We appreciate your patience and understanding as we move forward.


This post will be updated as further information becomes available.