Enhancing Green Spaces Downtown

New to Downtown: #RecycleDSM

Keeping Downtown Beautiful

Scenic, Cultured and Vibrant

Now celebrating 20 years, Operation Downtown has played a vital role in ensuring Downtown Des Moines (DSM) is vibrant and welcoming. Operation Downtown's Ambassadors work behind the scenes to keep the city safe and clean, lending a helping hand to people throughout Downtown DSM. 

Sign the Petition 

Over the last decade, Greater Des Moines (DSM) has soared into the national spotlight. Ranked as one of the best places to live, DSM residents count on Operation Downtown to keep Downtown DSM pristine. As a Self-Supported Municipal Improvement District (SSMID), it is crucial that Downtown property owners sign the petition to fund Operation Downtown to help ensure that Downtown DSM can continue its current growth and momentum.

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