These permits must be obtained before starting any work. This includes new construction, wood decks, roofs, additions, garages, structural repairs; i.e. foundations, walls, headers, beams, joists and rafters and interior remodeling involving drywall, moving/building of walls and doors etc. This list is not all inclusive, if you have questions, please contact City Hall during regular business hours at (563)556-8755.
Inspections are required for all building, electrical, plumbing and mechanical work performed. Peosta has contracted with ECIA (East Central Intergovernmental Association) to perform these inspections. All work must comply with the 2012 IRC and 2017 NEC. Ordinances adopting the building code are in the Ordinance section of the website.
CURB CUT-DRIVEWAY, ROW PERMIT
The City currently allows one (1) opening per residence in a residential area and two (2) curb cuts per street for a business establishment. In August of 2019 the City Council passed a resolution requiring any additional openings or curb cuts obtain a permit from the City Council. No fees are currently required with this application.
In August of 2019 the City Council passed a resolution requiring that any excavation done in the City right-of-way must first obtain a permit from the City. Payments may be made via check or credit card.
FENCE PERMIT & APPLICATION
In October of 2013 the City Council adopted a sign ordinance requiring that any signs erected, re-erected, constructed, altered, or maintained, must first obtain a permit from the City Council. No fees are currently required with this application.
Mobile Food Permit
A Mobile Food Permit has been issued to the following food vendors (Expires December 31st, 2021)
That One Place (Bean)
Town Clock Pizza
Buenie Bottoms Grill