Urbandale/Windsor Heights Sanitary Sewer District


  • 4:00 p.m.
  • 3rd Tuesday of each month
  • Windsor Heights City Hall
    1145 66th Street, Suite 1
    Windsor Heights, IA 50324


  • Joe Garvey, Jr.
    Term expired: January 2, 2023
  • John Garvey
    Term expires: January 2, 2021
  • David Tillinghast
    Term expires: January 2, 2025


The Urbandale / Windsor Heights Sanitary Sewer District consists of 3 members. Members are elected at a special election or at a special meeting of the Board of Trustees, called specifically for an election. Members serve a 6 year term.

The City of Urbandale has 2 districts located within the city's corporate limits. View the Sanitary Sewer Map (PDF) to locate your district.

Areas of Focus

  • Provides for the disposal of all sanitary sewage within the district
  • Constructs, provides and maintains the necessary facilities to provide proper flow of collected sewage, which includes laterals, truck lines and interceptors
    • In addition, the District is responsible for infrastructure jointly shared with the Des Moines Metropolitan Wastewater Reclamation Authority
  • Levies property taxes and / or special assessments for the payment of bonds issued by the District
  • Imposes user charges (sewer rentals) based upon water consumption and other fees for the payment of expenditures, including debt service