Planning and Development Zoning Board of Adjustment

The Zoning Board of Adjustment is a quasi-judicial board made up of five citizens appointed by the Board of Supervisors to a five-year term.

The Board of Adjustment hears requests for variances, conditional uses and appeal of administrative decisions. The Board of Adjustment decisions are final and must be appealed to District Court within 30-days of the written decision. They are governed by provisions of the Code of Iowa and the Pottawattamie County, Iowa, Code in Chapter 8.096.

The Zoning Board of Adjustment is scheduled to meet monthly when applications are submitted. The Board’s meetings are scheduled for the fourth Wednesday of the month at 5:30 p.m. in the Board of Supervisor’s Hearing Room.

Zoning Board of Adjustment Meetings


September 22, 2021 · 5:30pm
August 25, 2021 · 5:30pm
June 23, 2021 · 5:30pm
May 26, 2021 · 5:30pm
February 24, 2021 · 5:30pm
Zoning Board of Adjustment



Phone Office: (712) 328-5792
Building Inspection Requests: (712) 328-5847
Fax: (712) 328-4731
Hours 8:00am to 4:30pm
Monday through Friday
Location Pottawattamie County Courthouse Annex
First Floor (South Entrance)
223 S 6th St
Council Bluffs, IA 51501