Board of Adjustment

The Dallas County Board of Adjustment is a five-member board whose members are appointed by the Dallas County Board of Supervisors. The Board of Adjustment is a quasi-judicial body given the authority under the Code of Iowa to make special exceptions to the Dallas County Zoning Ordinance. The Board of Adjustment also reviews and approves or denies conditional use permits, approves or denies variance requests, and hears appeals and petitions of any property owner aggrieved by the decisions of the Director of Planning and Development.

The current members of the Board of Adjustment are:

  • Marilyn Gliem 
  • Scott Pope
  • Karen Smith
  • John Baker
  • John Bunz

The Board of Adjustment meets on demand. Please contact the Department of Planning and Development at 515-993-5819 for information on the next scheduled meeting of the Board of Adjustment.

Forms and Documents

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Upcoming Meeting Dates

EventDate/TimeAgenda
12/18/2018Not Included
01/15/2019 5:00 PM Not Included
02/19/2019 5:00 PM Not Included
03/19/2019 5:00 PM Not Included
04/16/2019 5:00 PM - 11:58 PM Not Included
05/21/2019 5:00 PM Not Included
06/18/2019 5:00 PM - 11:57 PM Not Included
07/16/2019 5:00 PM - 11:57 PM Not Included
08/20/2019 5:00 PM - 11:57 PM Not Included
09/17/2019 5:00 PM - 11:57 PM Not Included
10/15/2019 5:00 PM - 11:57 PM Not Included
11/19/2019 5:00 PM - 11:58 PM Not Included
12/17/2019 5:00 PM - 11:57 PM Not Included