Code Enforcement/Community Improvement

Reporting a Concern

The City of Oskaloosa has codes in place to keep our community safe and attractive for residents and visitors alike. If you have a concern, please contact the Oskaloosa Fire Department at 641-673-3541. The Fire Department handles such issues as illegal signs, junk vehicles, property maintenance concerns, etc.

Once contacted about a possible code violation the necessary steps will be taken to resolve the issue. Oftentimes this involves a single phone call to the property owner with a friendly reminder. On occasion issues may take longer to resolve due to foreclosures, absentee property owners or other complications.

Providing Detailed Information
When you call to report a concern, you will be asked to provide detailed information. This will ensure that we have all the information needed to address the concern. If you are uncertain as to what constitutes a code violation, please feel free to contact the office at (641) 673-3541.