Welcome to the Des Moines West Side!
The mission of the Des Moines West Side Chamber of Commerce is to serve our community by supporting and enhancing the unique quality of life and commerce that defines the Des Moines West Side. The Des Moines' West Side is an established area of our city with a rich history in niche retail and service businesses, higher education, restaurants, boutique professional offices, cultural amenities, and not-for-profits. From the sole proprietor coffee houses to our major universities, this area boasts a diverse employment base.
Mark Your Calendar
- We had $200 million+ in economic development projects in 2018
- 70,000+ residents and 2800+ businesses in our footprint.
- We border some of most traveled intersections in the metro, Ingersoll Ave/MLK Pkwy and Merle Hay Rd/Douglas Ave.
- We are 230 members strong and growing rapidly!