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 30, 2020 · 5:30pm
Continuance of 9-23-2020 meeting
September 23, 2020 · 5:30pm
August 26, 2020 · 5:30pm
July 22, 2020 · 5:30pm
April 22, 2020 · 5:30pm
March 25, 2020 · 5:30pm
February 26, 2020 · 5:30pm
January 22, 2020 · 5:30pm


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