An ordinance is a law passed by the City of Jewell government.  Ordinances for the City of Jewell are listed below.   

If you have any questions regarding a particular ordinance, please call City Hall at #515-827-5425 or the Police Department at #515-827-5477 and we will be happy to help you.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is there a dog ordinance?

Yes, the City of Jewell has an extensive animal control ordinance.  Please read and comply with the ordinance.  If you have any questions, please contact the Police Department at #515-827-5477.

May I burn trash or leaves inside the city limits?

No, the City of Jewell does not allow opening burning of trash or leaves.  

When do I have to have my sidewalk cleared after it snows?

Per City Ordinance, your sidewalk must be cleared of snow and ice within 24 hours after the snow stops.