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Notice of Public Hearing on April 27, 2017 for the 2017 Action Plan and 2018-2022 Assessment of Fair Housing

Public Notice

City Policies Supporting Urban Ag

The City of Lawrence has approved a series of policies to support urban agriculture, expanding the ability of residents to produce local, healthy food at home and creating opportunities to pursue commercial production.

Application Fees are changing January 1, 2017

The fees for Planning & Development Services are changing on January 1, 2017. See this packet for more information.

Header Support Amendment to the 2015 International Residential Code Effective April 18, 2017

Header Support Amendment

Rental Licensing Program

Effective January 1, 2015, all rental properties in Lawrence are required to maintain a valid rental license in compliance with City Ordinance 8840. Find out information about our program online at our Rental Licensing and Inspection page.

We previously offered an online payment form for the city’s Rental Licensing Program; however, now that the city is transitioning to our new Rental Licensing and Inspection Program, the online payment feature has been removed since every rental now needs to complete a new application form with revised payment fees. You can still pay with a credit card after the new Rental License Application form has been submitted to our office. Contact us at (785) 832-3345 or e-mail us to discuss your specific fee schedule.