Mowing of the green spaces in Clive is handled through a mixture of departments and contract work. We strive to keep our spaces looking as intended and work diligently to ensure quality.

Mowing Areas, Department and Approximate Time frames*

Right of Ways – Public Works – As Needed

Greenbelt Trail – Parks – As Needed

Ballfields – Parks – One Time Weekly

Aquatic Center – Parks – Three Times Weekly

Wooded Areas – Parks – As Needed

Medians – Contracted – Every Seven Days

Parks – Contracted – Every Seven Days

*Times maybe affected by rain or drought.

If you have questions about mowing or issues to report please contact the Parks and Recreation office at 515-223-5246 or via email at