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A building permit is required whenever you construct, enlarge, alter, repair, move or demolish a building or structure, or if you install or alter electrical, heating, air conditioning or plumbing equipment. Please click here to apply for a permit.
A permit is not required in the circumstances listed below. However, before beginning a project, check with the Community Development Department at (319)753-8175. •Tool/storage sheds less than 150 square feet for Commercial and Residential. Even though a permit is not required, contact Planning and Zoning for zoning issues. •Driveways and sidewalks •Painting, papering, tiling, carpeting, countertops- if not part of additional on going work. •Replacement Windows •Roofing