Welcome to Pleasantville

Located just 25 miles southeast of Des Moines in central Marion County, Iowa, Pleasantville offers a a small-town feel with large town amenities.

With the variety of services, businesses, restaurants and more in Pleasantville, we encourage you to visit and take a look around to see what our community offers!

Featured Business

Life is full of opportunities to show someone we love them. One such opportunity is the funeral or memorial service.

At Bertrand Funeral Homes, they have years of experience caring for families, from all walks of life. Families trust Bertrand Funeral Homes's because of their reputation of quality and sincerity.

For more information about the services they provide, stop by their offices in Knoxville or Pleasantville, visit their web site at www.bertrandfuneralhomes.com/, or for immediate needs contact them by phone at (515) 842-3217.

Pleasant Care Living Center Ribbon Cutting/Grand Opening

On Tuesday, August 4, 2015, Pleasant Care Living Center along with the Pleasantville Chamber of Commerce hosted a Ribbon Cutting ceremony and Grand Opening at the Pleasant Care Living Center located in Pleasantville. Staff showed off the new renovations with tours of the facility.

For more information about the services Pleasant Care Living Center offers, e-mail Pam Harned at pam.harned@ahahealthcare.com or call them at (515) 848-5718.

Pictures of the event can be found in the Photo Albums on our web site.

Gladys Black Day

Please join us on Saturday, September 12 to honor the late Gladys Black, Iowa’s Bird Lady who wrote two bird books and assisted with field studies and science projects until her death in 1998 at age 88.

The event will be held in the Cora Shadle City Park from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. A family picnic is planned at 5:00 p.m. and a special video will be presented in the evening with IPTV Pat Boddy’s 1983 interview with Gladys.

Download the schedule for a full list of activities.

For more information, e-mail Director@PleasantvilleChamber.org.