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Civic Organizations

Iowa Tax and Tags
Welcome to the official County Treasurer’s payment and services website for Buchanan, Clayton, Dickinson, Floyd, Iowa, Johnson, Linn, Montgomery, Polk, Pottawattamie, and Poweshiek Counties

City Partners


North Polk Community High School
North Polk Community High School is made up of four communities, Alleman, Elkhart, Polk City, and Sheldahl.

Central Elementary, Middle School, and High School are located in Alleman, serving preschool-5th, 6th-8th, and 9th-12th. West Elementary and Big Creek Elementary are located in Polk City serving grades preschool-2nd grade and 3rd-5th.

GO COMETS!!!! 🖤💗


Cambridge Memorial Library

225 Water Street

Cambridge, IA 50046

Phone: 515-220-4542  Fax: 515 220-4542

Director: Jay Robinson
Library E-Mail:


St. Mary & Holy Cross Parish
Our two Catholic Churches are located in Northern Polk County. St. Mary Church is located in the town of Elkhart, Iowa, and Holy Cross Church is located East of Elkhart near Farrar, Iowa. Our membership consists of a diverse group drawing from many communities in the area – Alleman, Altoona, Ames, Ankeny, Baxter, Bondurant, Cambridge, Colfax, Collins, Des Moines, Elkhart, Huxley, Maxwell, Mingo, Mitchellville, Nevada, Polk City, Prairie City, Sheldahl, and Slater.

Faith Christian Fellowship
“A family church, a Charismatic teaching center, Reaching out to the world” was the mission statement created by the founders of the Faith Christian Fellowship organization and continues to shape the emphasis of the organization and the FCF churches.

Elkhart Christian Church
Elkhart Christian Church is a family of faithful Christians actively caring for the needs of others; sharing our faith through worship, education, and outreach; and providing fellowship that represents Christ’s love and presence in our community and our world. Our mission is to nurture and prepare everyone God entrusts to us to become mature and dedicated Disciples for the glory of God.