Building & Planning

Grinnell's Building and Planning Department is ready to assist you with a variety of questions and concerns that include, but are not limited to the following items:
  • Addressing
  • Board of Adjustment
  • Building Codes
  • Construction Permits
  • Demolition Permits
  • Fence Requirements
  • Junk Issues
  • Geographic Information System (GIS) Information
  • Nuisance Requests
  • Planning and Zoning Commission
  • Setback Requirements
  • Subdivisions and Planned Unit Developments
  • Tree Plantings
  • Visibility Requirements
  • Zoning Questions