Posted on: February 14, 2018

Pleasant Hill City Council Approves Development Agreement with Christensen Development

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Tuesday, February 13, 2018, Pleasant Hill City Council unanimously approved a development agreement with well-known infill developer, Christensen Development. The agreement allows a vacant waterpark in the City’s most visible corridor to join th...

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Posted on: February 7, 2018

Fire/EMS Department Volunteer Opportunity

Pleasant Hill Fire Department

The Pleasant Hill Fire Department operates with an authorized staffing of 45 members that are paid per call. All members of the department are cross-trained as firefighters, EMT’s and Paramedics. The members of the Pleasant Hill Fire Department ...

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Posted on: January 19, 2018

Prominent Developer Revitalizing Pleasant Hill

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Prominent Metro developer sets his sights east to redevelop Pleasant Hill’s largest community priority. Christensen Development, notorious for unique projects that revitalize neighborhoods will leave his mark on Pleasant Hill’s East University Avenue corr...

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Posted on: November 20, 2017

Pleasant Hill Police Department Hosting Seminar in March to Address Active Shooters

Sheepdog Seminar

The Pleasant Hill Police Department is hosting a Sheepdog Safety Training March 19 and 20, 2018 at the Berean Assembly of God Church to prepare communities for acts of violence. In light of recent events around the world, Sheepdog Safety Training aims to ...

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Posted on: November 15, 2017

New Housing Development in Pleasant Hill Will Fill a Housing Gap in the Des Moines Metro

Peter's Ridge House Elevations

Through intentional planning, the City of Pleasant Hill has partnered with Knapp Properties Inc. and Destiny Homes to create a new development offering housing that has become rare in the Des Moines Metro.

“The development of Peter’s Ri...

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Posted on: September 27, 2017

City of Pleasant Hill Hires Chris Widmer as Associate Planner/Storm Water Coordinator

Chris Widmer

The City of Pleasant Hill is pleased to announce the recent hire of Chris Widmer as Associate Planner/Storm Water Coordinator.  

As the City’s Associate Planner/Storm Water Coordinator, Widmer is responsible for reviewing development pla...

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Posted on: October 4, 2017

City of Pleasant Hill Names Madeline Sturms Community Development Director

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The City of Pleasant Hill is pleased to announce Madeline Sturms has been appointed as Community Development Director. 

In this role, Sturms will direct and participate in the preparation of the city’s comprehensive development plans and...

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Posted on: October 11, 2017

Pleasant Hill Receives Wellmark Foundation Small MATCH Grant

Hickory Glen Park

The City of Pleasant Hill has been awarded $25,000 from The Wellmark Foundation’s Small Matching Assets to Community Health (MATCH) grant program for the development of Hickory Glen Park.

The Wellmark Foundation’s Small MATCH Grant Prog...

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Posted on: September 14, 2017

Pleasant Hill Maintains Fire Protection Rating

Pleasant Hill Fire Department

On August 25, 2017 the Pleasant Hill Fire Department received the latest Public Protection Classification (PPC) rating from the Insurance Service Office, Inc. (ISO). Prior to today’s announcement, the City earned its most recent ISO rating in 20...

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Posted on: March 1, 2017

City Council Approves Fiscal Year 2018 Budget

2018 Adopted budget infographic

Last night, the Pleasant Hill City Council unanimously approved the City’s FY 2018 budget, totaling $45.1 million. The budget is a reflection of the Pleasant Hill Mayor and City Council’s priorities set forth and serve as a policy-making tool for the comm...

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