The purpose of this zoning ordinance is to implement the comprehensive plan and to preserve the availability of agricultural land; to protect farming operations; to promote the protection of soil from wind and water erosion; to encourage efficient urban development patterns; to promote energy conservation and the reasonable access to solar energy; to protect the health, safety, and comfort of the general welfare; to conserve property values and protect property rights; to conserve and protect our other natural resources; and to encourage the most appropriate use of land throughout the County.
Scott County, IA: Zoning Ordinance for Unincorporated Areas
Statutes and Ordinances
Level of Government
Local Laws and Resolutions
Land Use Planning, Planning for Agriculture and Food Systems, Smart Growth / Growth Management
Scott County, Iowa, Zoning Ordinance for Unincorporated Scott County (April 20, 2017).