Planning & Zoning

Responsibilities

  • Guides and facilitates development within the City of Liberty.
  • Reviews applications and plans regarding land use matters.
  • Prepares current and future land use plans.
  • Maintains, implements and updates the principles created within the Comprehensive Plan, Blueprint for Liberty.
  • Enforces development standards within the Unified Development Ordinance related to the use and development of property within the City.
  • Processes development applications to ensure they adhere to all applicable City Codes and standards and, when appropriate, comply with applicable State law.
  • Makes recommendations to City Council and Planning and Zoning Commission

Development Application Process

Summary Guides and Applications

Please note that we are now accepting online applications. All applications should be submitted through the online portal. If you are not able to submit the application online, please call 816.439.4533 and staff will be able to assist you. 

Other Permits

Please note that we are now accepting online applications. Block Party Permits and Temporary Use Permits should be submitted through the online portal. If you are not able to submit the application online, please call 816.439.4533 and staff will be able to assist you.