Zoning and Building Codes
Before any new construction or remodeling begins, be sure to stop in at the City Office located at 201 W. Main Street to obtain the proper Building Permit Application. Check out more information on building permits, zoning information and utilities. Learn more.
The City of Warsaw has adopted the International Building Codes 2015 (IBC). This comprehensive building code establishes minimum regulations for building systems using prescriptive and performance-related provisions.
Standards and procedures for design and construction
The American Public Works Association (APWA) standard specifications and design criteria of the Kansas City Metropolitan Chapter APWA as adopted and amended by the City of Warsaw are the established standards and procedures for construction of all public improvements including but not limited to streets, sewers, flood control, stormwater management, street lighting, landscaping and irrigation systems.
The following standards shall be referenced for design and construction of all improvements, as applicable.
- American Public Works Association (APWA) Kansas City Metro Design Guidance Documents, Specifications, and Standard Drawings, with the following Amendments:
- Stormwater Drainage Permit
- Post-Construction Stormwater Best Management Practices (BMP) Resources
- Federal Highway Administration Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices
Forms & Applications
If you are getting ready to build, there are certain forms and applications you must obtain and submit. Here, you can find the appropriate documents and learn where to submit them. Learn more.