Planning & Zoning

The Zoning Office is open to the public

Walk-Ins accepted, but Appointments preferred for:

Address Applications
Building Permit Applications
Subdivision Review
Parcel Review
Special Use Permit
Variance Applications
Floodplain Management

Please call:

Lindsey Baughman


Miranda Bailey


Karie Ellwanger

Assistant Administrator

301 N. Buxton, Suite 210 Indianola, IA 50125
Phone: 515-961-1060

Office Hours

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Monday – Friday

Warren County Administration Building

About Zoning

Warren County Planning & Zoning Department provides reasonable, consistent and objective administration of zoning for the unincorporated areas of Warren County.  The Planning & Zoning Department staff provides services and assistance regarding new address, building permit applications, rezoning, subdivision review, parcel review, special use and variance applications and floodplain management and other matters that come before the Planning & Zoning Commission, the Board of Adjustment and the Warren County Board of Supervisors.

By providing these services the Planning & Zoning Department is able to provide for and mange the growth in Warren County’s unincorporated areas.