Commercial & Industrial Development

The Zoning Ordinance regulates Commercial and Industrial Development in designated districts.

For information on the City's permits and procedures please contact the Housing & Community Development Director for more information. Development Review by city Staff and Utility Providers is available to any interested person. 

All parking, access, and driveway areas in a commercial or industrial district must be paved with either asphalt or concrete in accordance with City specifications.

Commercial Development

There are eight commercial districts in Marshalltown. For information related to permitted uses and other applicable requirements, refer to the Zoning Ordinance. Building permits are required for all commercial development. 

Industrial Development

There are two industrial districts in Marshalltown. For information related to permitted uses refer to the Zoning Ordinance. Building permits are required for all industrial development. 

Building Permit Application

For the  application packet or additional information, you may download the Building Permit Application Packet (PDF), or contact the Zoning Office.