Jackson County's Phase 2.5 Recovery Plan which provides guidelines for reopening is now in effect. Stay up to date on Phase 2.5 guidelines and local information at cityofLS.net/coronavirus.

Construction

Whether constructing a new commercial building or residence, building an addition, or remodeling your current home, a trip to the Development Services Department should be your first step. Here's a few tips to get your started:

  • All contractors doing work within the City of Lee's Summit must be licensed by the City.
  • Permits are required for commercial buildings and remodels, as well as many residential repairs, additions, and remodels.
  • Inspections are required for various phases and types of construction and remodeling.
  • For cost information, please visit Schedule of Fees.
  • Visit the City Portal to begin the registration process and get information on how to access projects and schedule inspections.

City Portal