The Planning & Zoning Commission reviews:
- Rezoning requests
- Street vacation requests
- Proposed changes to the County's Comprehensive Plan, Zoning Ordinance, and Subdivision Ordinance
- Makes recommendations to Board of Supervisors
- Comprised of 5 citizen appointees
- Members appointed by Board of Supervisors
- The Board of Supervisors have the final decision on all matters reviewed
- All recommendations guided by County Comprehensive Plan
Planning & Zoning Commission 2019 Meeting Dates
|Meeting Date||Filing Deadline|
|Thursday, January 2, 2020||Thursday, December 6, 2019|
|Thursday, February 6, 2020||Thursday, January 9, 2020|
Thursday, March 5, 2020
|Thursday, February 6, 2020|
|Thursday, April 9, 2020||Thursday, March 7, 2020|
|Thursday, May 7, 2020||Thursday, April 9, 2020|
|Thursday, June 4, 2020||Thursday, May 7, 2020|
|Thursday, July 2, 2020||Thursday, June 4, 2020|
|Thursday, August 6, 2020||Thursday, July 9, 2020|
|Thursday, September 3, 2020||Thursday, August 6, 2020|
|Thursday, October 1, 2020||Thursday, September 3, 2020|
|Thursday, November 5, 2019||Thursday, October 8, 2020|
|Thursday, December 10, 2020||Thursday, November 5, 2020|
|Thursday, January 7, 2021||Thursday, December 10, 2020|
*Meeting dates are subject to change, rescheduling, or cancellation at the Board’s discretion
Cases & Agendas
We will attempt to make meeting agendas and staff reports available online at least 1 week before the next scheduled meeting. Please contact us directly if you have any questions about a specific case.
- Planning & Zoning Commission Agenda
- Planning and Zoning Commission Memo
- View Planning & Zoning Commission Cases
*Public records are being made available online as a courtesy and is not required by state law.
*Public records may be obtained directly from the department by request.
|James McGowan||Five Year Term, Expires 12/31/2023|
|Kenneth W. Smith||Five Year Term, Expires 12/31/2019|
|Marilee Jones||Five Year Term, Expires 12/31/2020|
|Jon Caspers||Five Year Term, Expires 12/31/2022|
|Angie Pippert||Five Year Term, Expires 12/31/2021|
Rezonings and Subdivisions
Anytime you plan to split or redraw property lines, it may trigger a subdivision under state or county law. Before you change any property lines, please contact us to discuss your plans. We will guide you through the requirements of your specific situation.
If you would like to request a street or alley vacation for the County to vacate a publicly accessed right-of-way, please contact us. We can discuss the process with you.
Cerro Gordo County Courthouse
220 N Washington Avenue
Mason City, IA, 50401
Phone: (641) 421-3075
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Monday thru Friday