Can I construct a detached storage building or garage?

In most residential districts, detached accessory buildings are permissible provided they fully comply with City Code and building permits are obtained. All accessory buildings must respect the minimum setback requirements for the zoning districts in which they are located. For more information, call a City Planner at 816-439-4543.

Accessory Structure Reference Guide

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1. When does the city require a building permit or inspection?
2. How do I obtain a building permit?
3. How are the permit fees calculated?
4. When should I request an inspection?
5. How do I request a building inspection?
6. How do I acquire a temporary occupancy permit?
7. Can I construct a detached storage building or garage?
8. Does the city require a building permit for fences?
9. Do I need a permit for a pool?
10. Is a permit required to install a lawn irrigation system?
11. Are there backflow requirements in the City?
12. What are the requirements to rent a property?
13. Are building permits required for private decks?