2022 AARP Community Challenge Grantee
A covered bench will be installed downtown, with raised-bed gardens alongside it.
Des Moines, IA
AARP Community Challenge Grant Year: 2022
Project Category: Transportation
Description: Older adults without a smartphone will be able to order an Uber or Lyft ride by phoning a call center. Older passengers will be provided up to eight free rides per month.
AARP Community Challenge Grant Year: 2017
Project Category: Public Spaces
Description: To help create a more walkable and attractive community, the city installed 10 benches, 10 planters, eight bicycle racks and 20 banner-sign mounts for its trails and downtown.
AARP Iowa State Office
600 E. Court Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309