Building Regulations

Our Purpose
Provide quality and timely building regulations services to promote and influence building code compliance and safety within the built environment.

What We Do
The Building Regulations Division ensures public safety, health and welfare insofar as they are affected by building construction.  The Division provides for the review of building plans, issuance of building permits, and performing inspections.  The Division also assists in review of facilities within the City for new business licenses and issues Certificates of Occupancy.

The Division contributes to improving neighborhoods while securing safety of life and property from hazards as they relate to the design, erection, repair, removal and demolition of buildings.  The Division enforces minimum standards for design, construction, alterations, additions, repair or demolition and use of all buildings within the City. 

Contact Information
Open Monday through Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Phone: (573) 634-6410
Fax: (573) 634-6457

Division Staff:

Larry Burkhardt, AIA, P.E., Building Official :

Brian Allen, Building Inspector:

Richard Hunt, Plumbing Inspector:

Bill Luebbert, Electrical Inspector: