The Waukee Area Chamber of Commerce was awarded first place in the 2011 Waukee Fest Parade held Saturday, August 27.
Second place was awarded to Dr. Wes and Waukee Wellness, while Chris Colter for City Council was awarded third.
The 2011 Waukee Fest parade began at 11:00 a.m.Saturday at North Middle School and finished at Waukee’s downtown Triangle.
The parade was judged by City of Waukee Park Board members, Ethan Owens and Denise Anderson, and past Chamber Board president, Gwen Clark.
The parade judging criteria was most creative use of the theme, "Wild Wild Waukee." The parade and prizes were sponsored by Waste Management.