The City of Marshalltown Zoning Ordinance regulates signs within the City.
Almost all signs which are erected in the City require a Sign Permit.
Portable Signs also require a permit. There is no fee for a Portable Sign Permit, however they are limited in use to no more than sixty (60) days in a calendar year.
Historic District Signs must meet additional design criteria as outlined in the following booklet. 2014 Historic District Sign Regulations
This packet is from Main Street Iowa detailing good downtown sign design. Main Street Iowa Packet
This packet shows examples of approved signs and their approximate cost at the time of installation. Sign Cost Examples
For specific information related to sign requirements refer to Chapter 30 of the Zoning Ordinance contact the Zoning Office at 641-754-5756.