It is the purpose of this Chapter to promote the public health, safety, and general welfare and to minimize floodplain losses.
Dogs must be on a leash, no longer than 10 feet long, at all times when not confined to a cage, residence or backyard.
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In order to maintain peace and quiet in our neighborhoods, the city has a noise ordinance.
Property Maintenance Code
Overland Park strives to maintain high standards for the quality of life of our residents
Indoor smoking is not allowed in the City of Overland Park.
Stormwater Pollution Ordinance
(OPMC) The Stormwater Pollution Ordinance prohibits the discharge of pollutants to the storm drain system (streets, gutters, underground pipes) in order to protect and improve water quality.
Stormwater Treatment Ordinance
(OPMC) The Stormwater Treatment Ordinance requires both private and public developers to treat stormwater for pollutants before releasing it into the city's rivers and streams.
Stream Corridor Ordinance
Link OPMC - The Stream Corridor Ordinance not only protects the environment but also allows the city to continue to grow and prosper through new development.
Unified Development Ordinance (UDO)
The city's zoning and subdivision regulations are contained within a single document called the Unified Development Ordinance within the city's Municipal Code.