Welcome To Ames, Iowa

in the Spotlight

Lincoln Way Corridor Study

Lincoln Way cuts through Ames from east to west. How can it be improved? What do you like? What needs to be changed?

LW at Lynn

Submit feedback here

  • CyRide Driver Places at Bus Driving Competition

    A CyRide bus driver reached one of the top positions in an international bus driving competition by beating out 32 other competitors to win 6th place honors. Kevin Gries, a 10-year CyRide employee, competed in the American Public Transit Association’s (APTA) 41st Annual International Bus Roadeo in the 40-foot bus division. The event was held recently in Charlotte, NC.

  • Extended: Public Art Commissioners Sought

    Due to the number of vacancies, Ames Mayor Ann Campbell has extended the deadline for volunteers to apply to fill four open positions on the Public Art Commission. Volunteers would fill the remainder of unexpired terms, and the positions would be eligible for reappointment to another three-year term.

  • City Offices Closed for Memorial Day on May 30

    City Hall, most City departments and divisions, and the Ames Public Library will be closed Monday, May 30, in recognition of Memorial Day. Normal operating hours will resume Tuesday, May 31.