Road Closures Planned for Ballard Graduation

The Class of 2020 will have their graduation ceremony!  The ceremony will be held drive-in style in the high school parking lot.

  • The following city roads will be closed on Sunday, May 24th during the ceremony from 12 noon to 4:00 pm:
    Southbound Traffic on Ballard Drive/Bella Vista Court
    Westbound Traffic on Lynwood Drive/N. 5th Avenue

    Please plan accordingly.

City Services Remain Operational and Available to Public

It is important for the City of Huxley to protect the health and safety of its citizens and employees during the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. The following operational changes are reflective of the suggested guidelines provided by the Centers for Disease Control and the Iowa Department of Public Health.

Public Buildings and Facilities
The city’s administration offices are closed until further notice. All residents, contractors and others are encouraged to do business with the City via phone, email or get information from the city’s website. The entrance of City Hall serves as a drop zone for business that cannot be completed online or via phone. The lobby is not staffed.

Parks and Recreation
Playground equipment and community centers are closed. All park restrooms are closed and water fountains are turned off. Parks and trails are open with restrictions. Social distancing is required. Avoid groups of people/crowded areas.

The 3C’s facility is open Monday through Friday 7 am to 7 pm, Saturday and Sunday 8 am to 12 noon.  Members must sign in/out at front desk.  Must be 14 or older to be in facility without direct supervision by an adult.

Library is open Monday, Tuesday & Friday 9 am to 5 pm, Wednesday & Thursday 9 am to 7 pm, Saturday 9 am to 12 noon.  No one under age of 14 is allowed unaccompanied by an adult.  Computer use limited to 30 minutes.  Please return books through outside drop box.  Curbside delivery is still available.

For further assistance, please use the following phone numbers:

Administration:  515-597-2561
Parks and Recreation:  515-597-2515
Library:  515-597-2552

Thank you for your patience.


MULCH/WOOD  CHIPS – free for the taking!  Plenty of FREE wood chips available for mulch or whatever the need.  Large pile of FREE wood chips available at City’s water plant.  Call City Hall at 515-597-2561 to set up a time to get your FREE chips.  Take as much as you can haul away.