Community Reference Guide
The town motto "Waukee is the Key to Good Living" is exemplified by is proximity to interstate highways I-80 and I-35 the expanding western suburbs of greater Des Moines. Waukee is enjoying a reputation for growth. The town has an active railroad line which serves elevators and commercial businesses in the community. Over 200 local businesses provide health and business services to the residents.
CULTURAL & RECREATIONAL FACILITIES
- 7 Churches
- 1 Public Library
- Family YMCA
- 5 Parks
- Raccoon Valley Bike Trail
- A new Y M C A completed in 2001 includes a family pool with a two story water slide, a fitness center, aerobics studio, social center, program space and a nursery. City parks provide a sand volleyball court, three ball diamonds, soccer fields, basketball court, playgrounds, pavilion , and a shelter house.
Waukee Community Schools
445 5th St.
Waukee, IA 50263
|Eason Elem.||605 Boone Dr.||987-5200|
|Waukee Middle School||900 East St.||987-5177|
|Waukee High School||555 E. University||987-5163|
For more information on Waukee, contact:
Waukee Area Chamber of Commerce