Des Moines Police Department, Des Moines Bicycle Collective and Des Moines Parks and Recreation present an opportunity for children to bring home a free bike after learning how to safely ride it. Bike Back to School is expected to put smiles on the faces of youngsters for the third time.
With two successful river rescues of kayakers by Des Moines Fire Department Water Rescue personnel in recent days, residents are reminded to put safety first when enjoying the area’s rivers, lakes and swimming pools.
The Fourth of July holiday is a week away and Des Moines public safety officials want to thank residents that are being considerate of their neighbors and refraining from exploding fireworks in their neighborhood.
This July, Des Moines Parks and Recreation is once again celebrating National Parks and Recreation Month by inviting residents to get out and take a tour of our parks, trails and facilities with “Tour DM Parks.”