Frequently Asked Questions
My project is on a short turnaround for construction. Is phased-in permitting available?
Yes, contractor may obtain a phased-in permit for foundation, shell, etc.
Q: What is the procedure if a property needs to be rezoned?
The process is four weeks once submitted to the Planning & Zoning Committee to rezone. Then the City Council will have three readings before zoning. The four -week timetable is based on regularly scheduled meetings. Special meetings can be held if zoning needs to happen sooner than four weeks.
What storm water management system is used in the City of Waterloo?
The City's "Story Water Detention Policy" for site drainage/water management is available on request. Contact the City's Engineering Department at 319-291-4312.