Interior Housing Inspections

In an effort to provide safe and sanitary housing conditions, the City requires property owners to maintain rental properties through the International Property Maintenance Code, 2012 Edition

Interior inspections can be scheduled at the request of an occupant to determine if there are code violations. Contact Community Enhancement at (913) 971-9880 to request an inspection.

Examples of unsafe conditions:

Electrical water faucet

  • No exposed wiring.
  • Adequate sized service.
  • No damaged or deteriorated wiring.

Mechanical

  • Habitable rooms maintained at 65 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • Appliances maintained in a safe working condition.

Plumbing

  • Maintained in a safe and working condition.
  • Maintained with hot and cold running water.

Sanitary

  • Maintained in a neat and sanitary condition.
  • Free of insect and rodent infestation.

Smoke Alarms

  • Installed in accordance to the International Fire Code.