Code Enforcement

Title 15 (PDF)

Sprinkler Drawings

1. The Muscatine Fire Department requests certified stamped engineered drawings.
2. Must meet and/or exceed IFC 2015 and NFPA 13.
3. Requires central station monitoring and RPZ backflow preventers.
4. Once drawings are received and reviewed we will send out and acknowledgement letter.

Site Plans

Site plans are conducted by several city departments including: Zoning, Engineering, Planning, Water, Building, Public Works, and Fire Department.

Engine Company Fire Inspections

Muscatine Fire Department conducts engine company fire inspections to businesses in the city limits. The inspections include the following occupancy types; assemblies, daycares, factory industrial, high hazards, institutional, mercantile, and storage types. In July 2011 the Muscatine Fire Department did begin to charge (PDF) for fire inspections.

The Muscatine Fire Department enforces the 2015 International Fire Code.


Burn Permit
Outdoor Fireplace Permit


Grilling on Balconies (PDF)

Home Inspections

Home Safety Inspections