City Codes can be changed

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If one city council can write a code, another one can change it! We talk about this a lot when sharing our empty buildings stories. I recently visited with a city clerk in Stanhope, Iowa and she mentioned they are working on changing their code. They are instituting  Building Maintenance Code that they got from Callendar, Iowa.

There’s a short version  Ordinance #167 Summary

And a long version! Ordinance #167 Property Maintenance Code