Community Development


The Community Development Department is responsible for a variety of planning and environmental functions that include administering the following items:

  • Airport Operations
  • Annexation reviews
  • Building codes
  • Building / zoning inspections
  • Capital Improvements Program
  • Community Development Block Grant
  • Comprehensive Plan
  • Health Department: Pool, Spa, and Tattoo Establishments
  • Housing inspections
  • Nuisance abatement
  • Subdivisions
  • Zoning changes
  • Zoning ordinances

Permit Survey

The Community Development Department of the City of Muscatine is requesting your feedback to help improve our permitting processes and provide excellent customer service. 

If you have obtained a permit from the Building Department, please download, complete this SURVEY FORM, and follow the directions for returning the document to the City of Muscatine Community Development Department.

Or visit the on-line survey at ONLINE SURVEY