Effective July 1, 2016 the City of Johnston began requiring all Massage Therapy businesses to obtain a permit. Following the first year this requirement was in effect, the City reviewed and revised the Ordinance. This revised Ordinance goes into effect on July 21, 2017.
Ordinance No. 980 - an amendment to Ordinance No. 940. Revises fees, requirements, and exemptions.
Ordinance No. 940 was passed in February 2016. It provides the requirements for a permit and it defines those businesses that are required to obtain a permit and those that are exempt as well
Application forms can be submitted online or mailed to City of Johnston, Attn. City Clerk, PO Box 410, Johnston, IA 50131-0410