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Marshall County, Iowa - Public Health

by Jonathan Bailey last modified 2020-05-05 02:48 PM

The Public Health Department is composed of two separate branches. The overall mission of the department is to serve and provide the best possible assistance to the Board of Supervisors, Zoning Commission, Board of Adjustment, Board of Health, general public, business, agriculture, industry and other governmental entities on matters of public/environmental health and noxious weed containment.

Branches of the Department:

To promote public/environmental health through the enforcement of any local and/or state health codes while developing initiatives on the local level to encourage local leadership in public/environmental health.
Weed Commissioner
To execute the provisions of the state weed law and county weed policy in the pursuit of eradicating weeds and enhancing roadsides through the introduction of native grasses and flowers.

Apply for a Permit(Septic, Well, Time of Transfer, etc.)

 Permit Applications

Approved Permits

Search Approved ePermits

Septic Information

2009 Septic Rules

IAC 567-69 Septic Rules

Marshall County Supplemental Septic Rules and Regulations

Time of Transfer Forms

Time of Transfer Inspector List

Percolation Test Procedure

OSWAP Approval Form

Well Information

Private Well Information

Well Plugging-Iowa Administrative Code, Chapter 39 section 567.39

Private Water Drilling-Iowa Administrative Code, Chapter 49 section 567.49

Well Plugging Fill Amounts

Tanning Information

Tanning(Permit application, Facility Rules and Regulations, Q&A, etc.)


Tattoo Information

Tattoo(Permit application, Rules and Regulations, Q&A, etc.)

Permit Activity(previous month)



Todd Apfel
Marshall County Zoning, Sanitarian, & Weed Commissioner
Marshalltown, IA 50158

Phone: 641-754-6370

Normal business hours are from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday.

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