Permits

Residential

New construction will require a permit. Exterior home improvement projects such as additions, fences, sheds, or decks will require a permit. Replacement of existing structures may also require a permit, while repairs may not. Interior home improvement projects involving electrical work will also require a permit.

Commercial / Industrial / Institutional

New construction will require a permit. Exterior improvement projects such as additions, fences, or accessory buildings will require a permit. Interior improvement (remodel) projects will also require a permit.

A minimum of three business days is needed for processing a standard permit. Incomplete permits, permits requiring variances, or permits involving site plans will require extended processing time and/or committee approval. All inspections must be scheduled 24 hours in advance. Requests for inspections are scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis.

More Information

Please check with the Building Official via email Jerry Byers for permit and inspection requirements. Jerry can be reached at 641.628.0043.

Additional Information

Residential Building Permits

Commercial / Industrial / Institutional Permits

Residential or Commercial / Industrial / Institutional Permits