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Updated Code of Ordinaces APPROVED: 03-Feb-2021

The Code of Ordinances of the City of New Sharon, Iowa were approved after a Public Hearing. The new Code of Ordinances can be viewed by clicking the image above, or by visiting the menu option Ordinances (Building Permit) on the launch page of this website.

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Better known as New Sharon, Iowa was developed in 1856 and occupies approximately one square mile in Mahaska county. Today, it is a friendly little town of approximately 1300 people – way out in the middle of everywhere – 12 miles north of Oskaloosa, 17 miles south of Grinnell and 15 miles east of Pella. Through more than a century and a half of growth, our town has kept its charm and beauty. NEW SHARON, IOWA  50207

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The City of New Sharon is looking to hire a building inspector for the city.   This will be contract labor,  carrying your own insurance, own tools and bidding so much per permit.  Please submit your sealed bid to the City of New Sharon with your contact information and your bid.

Bids will be due June 8th by noon at the New Sharon City Hall, 101 S. Main St or in the red box outside of the city hall and will be opened at the council meeting on June 15th at 6:00 p.m.

City of New Sharon City Hall
PO Box 507, 101 South Main St.
New Sharon, IA  50207

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2014 Audit Results

A copy of the June, 2014 audit report is available for review in the City Clerk’s office, in the Office of the Auditor of State and on the Auditor of the State’s website.
Audit Report

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City snow ordinances – read the PDF document of Ordinances relating to snow removal requirements; including your responsibility as a property owner along with those that maintain the properties of others.
Snow Ordinances


A copy of the 2017 Water Quality report is available for your review. Clicking on the icon will take you to the PDF report.
Water Quality