Shane Walter

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 233
Orange City, IA   51041

Phone: 712-737-3820
Fax: 712-707-9243


The Zoning office assists County residents in their efforts to comply with the Zoning Regulations which provide for planned and orderly growth of the unincorporated areas of the County, and providing enforcement of the rules and regulations of the County Zoning Ordinance and Subdivision Regulations.


FEMA Error Appeal Process
Comprehensive Land Use Plan
Land Use Appendix
2014 Land Use Map
2014 Sioux County Zoning Map
2014 Zoning-Unincorporated Towns Map
2014 Sioux County Zoning Ordinance
Definition of a Farm
New Home in the Country
Iowa Electrical Code: FAQs
Nuisance Complaints: Environmental
Nuisance Ordinance
IA Administrative Code 116 Junkyard Control
Zoning Permits: Calendar Year 2016
Zoning Permits: Calendar Year 2015
Zoning Permits: Calendar Year 2014
Zoning Permits: Calendar Year 2013
Wind Energy Conversion Systems-Commercial
Wind Energy Conversion Systems-Non-Commercial
Zoning Commission and Board of Adjustment Members

Forms and Procedures:

Administrative Appeal Form
Ag Exemption Request
Compliance Permit Application
Compliance Permit Procedure
Conditional Use Permit Application
Conditional Use Permit Procedures
Conditional Use Regulations
E911 Address Request Form & Instructions
Fee Schedule
Flood Plain Permit
Home Occupation Permit
Land Use Permit 2013
Nuisance Complaint Form
Permit-List of items needed
Permit-Site Plan Requirements
Re-Zoning Permit Application
Re-Zoning Procedure
Sign Permit
Sign Regulations
Variance Permit Application Ag
Variance Permit Application Non Ag
Variance Procedure


Regarding the January 19, 2009 EPA Ruling Concerning Livestock Emissions.
Questions regarding this ruling should be directed to the Iowa DNR Office located in Des Moines at
515-281-5918 or the Spencer Field Office at 712-262-4177 or the Sioux County Emergency Management
Director at 712-737-4010.
Iowa DNR
ISU Extension Animal Agriculture and Air Quality-CERCLA/EPCRA Reporting
EPA Reporting Requirements- A Guide for Facilities on Compliance