Posts Categorized: Iowa

12/29 In Rapid City, Tiny houses are a step in right direction

Mayor Steve Allender is thinking big and out of the box these days as he begins to tackle Rapid City’s affordable housing shortage. Allender is looking at tiny houses as part of the solution in a community where jobs that pay even $14 an hour are difficult to find. But now, the mayor is going… Read more »

Building code map

Handy map of the US. Just click on your state (in the link, not on the picture) to see which building codes are in effect: http://www.iccsafe.org/about-icc/overview/international-code-adoptions/

Park Model RV Regulations, State-by-State

The RVIA has provided a table showing regulations by state for park model RVs http://www.rvia.org/UniPop.cfm?v=2&OID=3531&CC=7616 What is a park model?  Below is a description from the RVIA: On July 1, 2012, RVIA created a new membership category for manufacturers of park model RVs (PMRVs). A park model RV (also known as a recreational park trailer)… Read more »

Free Online Zoning Codes

Here are two sources of online codes: Municodes from the Nation’s leading legal publisher. The American Legal Publishing Company provides a free online library of state and municipal codes for most locations. Click on the map to go to the library and chose your state and city. Then search or scroll for descriptions of minimum… Read more »