Public Works Department-Inspections & Permits
Phone: (712) 943-9602
Fax: (712) 943-2133
The Public Works Department is located at 100 Bluffs Boulevard (off of Sergeant Square Drive).
The Inspection side of the Public Works department is also responsible for addressing nuisance complaints such as junk, tall weeds, un-shoveled sidewalks, unsafe living conditions, and other violations of City Code not handled by the Police Department. To report a possible nuisance, complete the Nuisance Complaint Form and return to City Hall.
Prior to commencing any projects to your home, please complete a permit application for any of the following:
Requirements for permit Issuance
Pay for permits online
to make a one-time payment towards a permit.
Need help making the payment call City Hall (712) 943-4244 or follow these simple steps:
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