Thank You NP Community!

We would like to thank our North Polk Community for all of the prayers, love, encouragement and support for Ross and Charlie as they continue their fight against cancer. The Two Families, One Community event was overwhelmingly amazing for our families and we appreciate everyone that worked so hard to make the event happen, especially […]

Week of 10/9/17 – 10/15/17

This week in Polk City

Monday, October 9, 2017

Library: Teen Haunted Candy House Competition 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm. On Monday, October 9 there is no school! Come build a haunted candy house. 6th – 12th graders only City Hall: Council Meetings City Council 2nd & 4th Mondays at 6:30 pm. […]

rally4ross Garage Sale Donations Needed

National Night Out 2017 – Polk City Police Department

Join the Polk City Police Department for their first ever National Night Out on August 1st, 2017 from 4:00PM-8:00PM. The event will be held in front of the Police Department and Fire Department on Van Dorn St, right next to City Hall. Bring the whole family out to enjoy activities for the kids, emergency […]

Update on Polk City Square

We’re Moving! As some of you may have seen on Facebook, I have news. My husband has accepted a too good to refuse job offer that requires us to move to Minneapolis. This has caused quite an upheaval in our lives in recent weeks so I do apologize for my lack of time to put […]

Week of 6/20/17

Oh my! Ya’ll my life is so insane right now. I’m sorry that I still don’t have a calendar ready for you but wanted to remind you of Sands Grand Opening, the Polk City Citywide Garage Sale and Sunday is the start of the AMAZING Lakeside Fellowship VBS!

Visit the library website for all their […]

New Advertiser: Mike’s Carpet Installation

Polk City resident, Mike Andre has been installing carpet since 1996. He is fully insured, CFI certified, and lead based paint certified. He installs and repairs carpet in residential as well as commercial properties.

Do you have a big wrinkle across your living room floor, or a doorway that could use re-tucked, maybe a flight […]

Week of 4/10/17

Hi neighbors!

I apologize, but I’ve been out of town and tonight (Sunday) I’m not feeling very well which is making me not want to sit in front of my computer to create a full newsletter. I have included info of events coming up very soon (WHICH IS A LOT!) and plan to send a […]

Thank you Polk City

Michelle & I (Lisa Bunkers) want to say thank you for the overwhelming support during the time since the loss of Michelle’s husband & her home from the fire Tuesday evening. We are humbled by the amount of people who have reached out to us & the donations are just incredible. We have been brought […]

Ways to help Mike Nelson family

On Tuesday September 6th, Mike Nelson of Polk City lost his life in a tragic fire at his home. Mike was truly one of a kind and never knew a stranger. Mike was a compassionate and loving father/husband. As anyone can imagine, the family is completely shocked, heartbroken and have a long road ahead […]

Calling All Future Referees – North Polk United Referee Clinic

North Polk United is actively looking and needing new referees due to our amazing club growth. We are needing all ages of referees so please use the below link to register & sign up for the certification class to be held in Polk City at the shelter house at Miller Park on August 5th & […]

Polk City Adult Coed Slow Pitch Softball League

POLK CITY ADULT, COED SLOW PITCH SOFTBALL LEAGUE is making plans for the 2016 summer schedule & season end tournament. Any PC residents interested in forming a new team, please contact organizer Dan Bunkers at 515.444.7624 or email Dan at

Sponsor a Flag for Memorial Day

TLC Gifts is starting a new Polk City tradition for Memorial Day! This weekend the town square will be decorated with 400 US Flags to honor our soldiers past and present. Please consider stopping by TLC Gifts over the weekend and sponsor a flag for a soldier who has touched your life. And be […]

Swim lessons, Fire Department Pizza Delivery and a Petition

Sorry for the extra email but I’m out of town next week (no newsletter Monday) and I wanted to get these special announcements to you.

Have a great weekend!


Local group needs your help to help homeless!

Joppa was founded by a Polk City family and is absolutely run with integrity, wisdom and love. Please read about their latest proposal to help get people have the safe shelter they need. Once they have this secure shelter they are able to seek employment.

My family supports this organization whole-heartedly and this type […]