Ames School Board Candidate Forum
Presented by the League of Women Voters Ames & Story County.
Thursday, October 7, 2021
7pm, Ames Public Library and Zoom live stream
Ames Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Candidate Forum - School Board Candidates
Presented by Ames Youth and Schools Action Team (AYSAT), Anti-Racism Collaborative of Ames (ARC of Ames), Ames Branch of the NAACP, and Ames Black Lives Matter.
Thursday, October 14, 2021
6-7:30pm, Ames Public Library Auditorium
Ames School Board Candidates Forum
A bipartisan event hosted by The Parents of Ames Schools.
Wednesday, October 27, 2021
5:30-7pm, Ames Public Library Auditorium
All candidates have RSVP'd "Yes" to attending.
Government and Community Links
Find more information about the City of Ames, including ways to get involved with your community, at www.cityofames.org.
With over 600 members, the Ames Chamber of Commerce strives to make Ames a better place to live, work, and do business by strengthening the economic vitality and the quality of life in the Ames community.
The Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau works to build economic activity in the Ames area by promoting convention and visitors activities.
Find information about Ames' public schools at www.ames.k12.ia.us.
Iowa State University is a public, land-grant university, located in the center of Ames, Iowa.
Find information about Story County government and initiatives at www.storycountyiowa.gov.
The City of Ames budget process kicks off in the fall with the annual Town Budget Meeting. The meeting will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov.4, in the City Council Chambers, second floor, City Hall, 515 Clark Ave.
A brief overview of the City’s budget, including revenue and expenses, ...
The Ames Human Relations Commission (AHRC) is seeking nominations for its annual Humanitarian Award. The award recognizes and honors a worthy individual whose contributions to our community demonstrate extraordinary quality, including efforts to promote diversity, fairness, and equality. To be el...
City of Ames Traffic, Operations, and Parks Divisions will present a workshop to the Ames City Council on Tuesday, Oct. 19, that provides an overview of the current bike infrastructure system as well as future investments planned. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. in the Ames City Hall Council Cha...
Applications are now being accepted for the City of Ames Arts Capital Grant Program. This pilot program provides competitive grants to create and improve spaces in Ames for arts and artists to flourish. The City Council has budgeted $200,000 in total for these grants.
“There are many ar...
The City of Ames has funds available to support Ames residents who have been affected by COVID-19 (including the Delta variant) and need rent, mortgage, or utility assistance.
“We continue to take applications from Ames residents, and we encourage people to apply for help,” said V...
An informational meeting to discuss pavement reconstruction on North Dakota Avenue from Ontario Street to the Union Pacific railroad tracks and on Ontario Street from North Dakota Avenue to Woodstock Avenue has been scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 23. The meeting will be held from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m....