A celebration honoring Bill Peard’s 22 years of public service in Waukee will be held at 5 p.m. Dec. 19 at Holmes Murphy, 2727 Grand Prairie Parkway in Waukee. A program featuring several speakers begins at 5:45 p.m. Peard has been Waukee’s mayor for 14 years. He was also a city council member for eight years. To RSVP for the event by Dec. 12, click here.