Important Milestones

  • 1938: The Waukee Volunteer Fire Department is organized.
  • May 1939: At the corner of Seventh St. and Walnut, the Ed Davis Memorial Park was dedicated to honor George Edward Davis. Davis served as Mayor of Waukee for 30 years.
  • 1941: The Leonard Building, which houses the Library, burns.
  • April 1942: After the library fire, only 150 new books are housed in the Waukee Library.

1931 - 1945 Blog Posts