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Indianola has that rare blend of small town life and city sophistication. Here you will find the excitement of the National Balloon Classic, a variety of performing arts, and the value of education and history.  From the old town ambiance of the Indianola Square to the businesses located along Indianola's highway district or from delightful crafts to sparkling jewelry and fine apparel, there is plenty of shopping in Indianola to fit every taste and budget.  Indianola has three locally owned, moderately priced motels for your lodging needs.  An interesting place to live or visit, Indianola extends to you a friendly welcome to join us and see for yourself -- What's Up in Indianola!


Indianola city administration is located at City Hall, 110 North 1st Street and houses a number of different offices including City Manager, City Clerk, Building & Zoning, and Fire and Police Departments.

You can visit the City of Indianola's official web site at​
Zoning and Planning
The Building and Zoning Department is the central spot for planning, subdivision, zoning, and coordination of development programs.
301 North Buxton, Suite 212 Indianola, IA 50125​
Phone: 515-961-1060​

Parks and Recreation
The Director of Parks and Recreation, Doug Bylund, plans, coordinates, supervises and evaluates the park system, facilities, recreation programs and nine staff members.
Indianola Activity Center 2204 W. 2nd Ave. Indianola, IA  50125​
Ph: 515-961-9420​

The Indianola Police Department provides 24-hour services to the residents of Indianola.  The department, comprised of sworn officers, reserves, and clerical personnel, is located within City Hall.  Further inquiries may be directed to Chief Dave Button at  The non-emergency number is 515-961-9400, fax 515-961-9450.
110 N. 1st St. P.O. Box 299 Indianola, IA 50125

Fire & Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
The Indianola Fire Department is a combination-type fire department with 45 volunteers and eight full-time staff.  Under the direction of Fire Chief Greg Chia, the department responds to an amount exceeding 2,000 calls a year. 
110 N. 1st St. P.O. Box 299 Indianola, IA 50125​
Ph: 515-961-9405​

The Indianola Public Library is a dynamic institution operated by a full and part-time staff of nine.
207 N. B St. Indianola, IA 50125​
Ph: 515-961-9418​

Warren County Phone Directory 

City of Indianola Phone Directory 
he Warren County Economic Development Corporation (WCEDC) is a nonprofit volunteer organization established to promote and coordinate economic growth in all areas of the county. The ultimate goal of the WCEDC is to enhance the quality of life enjoyed by all Warren County residents.

WCEDC directs efforts to cultivate leaders, facilitate community cooperation, guide economic development initiatives and will assist organizations in their pursuit of local development efforts. WCEDC will be particularly involved with initiatives in housing, transportation, and business development and retention, including agricultural, industrial, and commercial businesses.

You can visit the WCEDC website at or visit them in person at ​111 N. Buxton Street Indianola, Iowa 50125