Fire Marshal's Office

The Fire Marshal is responsible for code enforcement, investigations and issuance of permits. 

Burn Ordinance

Information on burning restrictions

Fire Code / Plan Review

Per City Code a copy of the adopted code is kept at the City Clerk's office for inspection.

It is strongly recommended that persons having questions about the Fire Code contact the Fire Marshal's Office at 563-589-4160 or by email.  Much of the code is up to the interpretation of the authority having jurisdiction, or the Fire Chief.

Plan review, addressed by a group of city departments including:  Zoning, Engineering, Planning, Water, Building, Public Works, and Fire, meets every Thursday at 10 a.m.

To get on the agenda or get information about Plan Review, please contact the Planning Services Department at 563.589.4210 or by email

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