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Citizens Advisory CommitteeAgendas | MinutesMeeting Dates
Established by the City Code, the Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC) assists in the administration of the federal Community Development Block Grant program.
Civil Service CommissionAgendas | MinutesMeeting Dates
The Civil Service Commission is created and governed by Iowa Code Chapter 400. It pertains to permanent full-time police and fire employees as well as all appointive permanent full-time employees with certain exceptions. The Commission certifies lists for appointment to covered position and hears employee appeals on promotions, demotions, suspensions and dismissals.
Design Review BoardAgendas | MinutesMeeting Dates
The Design Review Board is a 13 member board, which considers design proposal in the Downtown Design Overlay District, the Historic Shopping District, the Hilltop Campus Village Design Overlay District and Residential Infill Design Overlay. The Board is made up of 7 core members, which vote on all proposals and 2 members from the Downtown Design Overlay District, the Historic Shopping District and the Hilltop Campus Village Design Overlay District, which vote on proposals in that district.
Housing CommissionAgendas | MinutesMeeting Dates
This seven member Board is established through provisions of the Housing Code and assists in the administration of that code with emphasis on ensuring the rental residential properties meet minimum standards. The Board hears and decides on appeals of code-related actions taken by the city housing inspection staff.
Levee Improvement CommissionAgendas | MinutesMeeting Dates
Established by the City Code, the Levee Improvement Commission has responsibility for the management of certain properties owned by the City along the Mississippi Riverfront. Activities include the oversight of construction and operation of capital projects, the administration of leases or real property to other private organizations, and the sponsorship of the Summer Concert Series in LeClaire Park.
Zoning Board of AdjustmentAgendas | MinutesMeeting Dates
The Zoning Board of Adjustment is a five-member citizen board that hears appeals involving "hardships" resulting from the strict application of the zoning ordinance. Under certain circumstances the Board may grant variances to code requirements. The Board also rules on a variety of other discretionary permits. Members are appointed by the Mayor with confirmation by the City Council. Appointments are for five years and are staggered. Members serve without compensation. The Board holds regular meetings twice each month.