Apply for Permits

Applying for the following permit?

  • Building
  • Electric
  • Plumbing/HVAC
  • Sign
  • Fence
  • Demolition
  • Temporary Sign Permit

Choose one of the following options: 

  • TO APPLY FOR A PERMIT – follow this link:  – You will need to create an account. Once you start applying for a permit, fill out all of the fields.  If you are unsure, just say “unsure”. When done, submit your application and it will be processed by City staff as soon as possible. They will get back to you via email or phone. 
  • Download a PERMIT APPLICATION and submit in person or email: 
  • Contact Jack Swarm at Mount Pleasant City Hall, 307 East Monroe Street, Mount Pleasant, Iowa 52641 / 319-385-1474 


Applying for the following permit?

  • Driveway/Curbcut
  • Sidewalk
  • Construction Right-of-Way (ROW) Excavation Permits
  • Sewer Tap
  • Tree in Right-of-Way (ROW)
  • Oversize Vehicle 
  • Dumpster

Contact – Public Works

1201 N Broadway St., Mount Pleasant, Iowa 52641 / 319-385-1480


 Applying for a permit?

  • Moving
  • Peddler/Temporary Vendor
  • Sidewalk Use
  • Encroachment Permit
  • Variances & Zone Changes  

Choose one of the following:

  • Access a PERMIT APPLICATIONS online and submit in person or via email by contacting
  • Jack Swarm, Mount Pleasant Building & Zoning Administrator, 307 East Monroe, Mount Pleasant, Iowa 52641  319-385-1474 /