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Cambridge is located between Ames and Des Moines and offers several amenities:
  • The Cambridge City Center is a new addition to our community and houses the library, city hall and a community events hall. The events hall is available for rental. 
  • Ballard East is located on the west of edge of Cambridge. The newly updated building is part of the Ballard School District and is one of two elementary schools in souther Story County.
  • The Huxley Police Department works to protect both Huxley and Cambridge.
Frequently Asked Questions
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When are city council meetings held?

  • Cambridge City Council Meetings are held on the second Monday of each month at 7 pm. If you have any questions or concerns, please stop by and speak with the Mayor and the City Council.

I am moving to Cambridge, who should I contact to set up utilities?

  • The City of Cambridge provides water/sewer and garbage service. Contact City Hall at 515-220-4541.  A deposit is required.

  • Gas and electric service is provided by Alliant Energy: 1-800-822-4348.

What is the phone number for the Cambridge Post Office?

  • The phone number is 515-383-4462.  The hours are Mon-Fri: 12:00 to 4:00 pm.  Saturday it is open from 12:00 to 1:30 pm.

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