Southwest Iowa Planning Council

Contact Information


John McCurdy


(712) 243-4196



1501 SW 7th Street
Atlantic, IA 50022
United States


Southwest Iowa Planning Council provides services to cities and counties in: Cass, Fremont, Harrison, Mills, Montgomery, Page, Pottawattamie and Shelby Counties. They offer services such as housing development, building inspection and code enforcement, community development, community and regional planning, economic development, grant writing and administration, public transit and transportation planning.

Primary Service

Public Planning/Grant Writing

Service Directory Resources


The Iowa League of Cities has focused on the topic of local option sales and service tax (LOSST), the mechanics of how it works and the importance to the communities.

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This publication is designed to assist cities begin their annual budget process. Learn about revenues, expenditures, legislation and other budget issues.

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Property taxes play a significant role in municipal government as the primary funding source for city budgets. Check out a variety of special reports regarding this topic.

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