About Us

The Ankeny Economic Development Department provides comprehensive services to prospective and existing businesses. We assist with site and building information, financial incentives, and development and permitting guidance through all stages of investing in and growing a business in Ankeny.  The reach of assistance extends far beyond the city limits, as City staff works with valuable county, regional, state and federal partners to help your business grow and prosper in Ankeny.  

Ankeny’s Economic Development Department is ready to assist with:

  • Weighing expansion options for existing business 
  • New business considering moving to Ankeny 
  • Investing in a business 
  • Building or land in Ankeny