Below are the various ordinances and City Code sections which regulate processes administered by the Planning and Development Services Department.


The application and forms for these processes can be found on our Applications & Forms page.

Adopted Codes and Regulations

Property Maintenance

Zoning and Land Use

Development Regulations in City of Lawrence

Written Interpretations of the Development Regulations

Development Regulations in Unincorporated Douglas County

Written Interpretations to County Zoning Regulations

Buildings and Structures