Community Development

Responsibilities
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
  • Housing inspections
  • Nuisance abatement
  • Subdivisions
  • Zoning changes
  • Zoning ordinances

2017 HOUSING MARKET DEMAND STUDY

The impetus for a Muscatine housing study stems from existing market forces and their effect on current residents, potential new residents, and growth. A housing study for Muscatine serves several purposes including leveraging incentives, identifying housing gaps today and tomorrow, building on economic strengths, accommodating for all ages, and as a guidance to decision makers. This housing study is a resource for many people and organizations including city staff, regional builders and developers, local employers, and economic development organizations.

MUSCATINE HOUSING MARKET DEMAND STUDY

MUSCATINE HOUSING MARKET DEMAND STUDY