Emergency Flood Information:
Trout Run Trail 8/30 Update
Safety & Cleanup 8/29 Update
Flooded Basement Info
Trout Run Trail (see update above) and Freeport Trail are closed for public use until further notice
Gov. Branstad Proclamation
Private Wells & Septic Info
Reminders and Notices
It is the responsibility of all persons who walk a dog or cat on public and/or private property to provide for the disposal of the solid waste material excreted by said dog by immediate removal of the waste except when the dog or cat is on the owner or keeper's property and except for dogs properly trained and certified to assist persons with disabilities while such dogs are acting in such capacity.
It is the responsibility of all adjoining property owners to keep boulevard trees trimmed 8' above sidewalks and 14' above streets.
Special Note for Businesses in the C-3 Zoning District Downtown:
The downtown district does have a building design overlay guideline for improvements and remodeling to building exteriors. Please
for more information and
for the application. Improvements are subject to review by the Planning and Zoning Commission.
Decorah City Code
Decorah Comprehensive Plan 2012
2010 Executive SummarySustainability Plan
Information and FAQs about the Utility Service Line Warranty Program
Winneshiek County Public Health wants to remind all persons needing to update their tetanus vaccination to contact Winneshiek County Public Health (563-382-4662) or their individual provider. Be sure to bring your insurance card. Fees will apply as determined by your provider. Tetanus vaccines should be updated every 10 years.
Tuesday, Sept. 6
Board and Commissions
for complete guide to board and commission
City Zoning Map
The City of Decorah's Housing Incentive Program is fully completed and approved by Council.
Full details of the Plan may be found
A Handbook and Application may be found
For information on the Northeast Iowa Regional Housing Trust Fund click
To read a copy of the CHAT Housing Study completed by Winneshiek County Development, Inc
Visit the Website for
Trout Run Trail
to learn about all the amazing features of Decorah's and Winneshiek County's newest recreational attraction.
Trout Run Trail Detour