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Lee's Summit Development Services

Welcome to Lee's Summit Development Services

Development Services strives to make good things happen for all those living in and doing business with the City of Lee’s Summit. Through a customer-focused approach, the department’s staff guides customers and citizens through the development process as the City continues to develop and grow.

The main functions of Development Services include:

  • Building and Site Inspections
  • Business & Contractor Licensing
  • Codes Administration and Permitting
  • Current Planning
  • Development Engineering
  • Neighborhood Services
  • Project Management
  • Watch this Month's Development Minute!
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    Watch this Month's Development Minute!

    This month's Development Minute features news on the following....all in ONE minute!

    McCarthy Chevrolet | Weber Flooring | Residences at Echelon



  • Watch Previous Development Minutes!
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    Watch Previous Development Minutes!

    A collaboration between Development Services and Creative Services to inform with a sense of humor. Each month new projects will be highlighted to answer the question, "What is that?"

Development Services News