Erik: Here's the Dubuque response:

Currently, the Unified Development Code has no provisions governing donation drop boxes. Generally, we would consider them an accessory to the principal use, and, as they are usually portable, we would not regulate them as a structure.

--- In IowaAPA (AT) yahoogroups (DOT) com, "plan4dsm" <tru2cy@...> wrote:
> How do your communities regulate the Charitable Donation Drop Boxes? Des Moines has a proposal to locate several on church, school, and commercial properties. Our Zoning Ordinance does not currently provide for them.
> Erik Lundy
> Senior City Planner
> Des Moines, Iowa