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Demolition Permits



Private demolition permits are obtained with Building Inspections. The following criteria must be meet prior to the issuance of a permit.

Base fee of $100 for up to 3,000 square feet of demo.
$3 for each addition 1,000 square feet over 3,001. 

  • Demolition inspection requirements:

Open basement/foundation inspection-this is called for when the structure is removed and only the foundation or basement remains.

Final inspection - this is called for when the foundation/basement has been filled in and graded. (Note: only brick, stone, rock or similar material may be buried, NO organic material like wood, sheetrock, shingles, etc may be buried.)

Contact Building Inspections at least 24 hours in advance to schedule your inspections.

For information relating to City Demolition projects contact the Erin Downing, Demolition Coordinator at (913) 573-8647 or

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NRC Offices Hours Anthony Hutchingson Phone Numbers
Building Inspection 8:00 am to 5:00 pm   Chief Inspector P: (913) 573-8620 
4953 State Avenue Monday - Friday  Email
F: (913) 573-8622
Kansas City, KS       

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