Coronavirus Affects City Services

To prevent the spread of coronavirus in our community, Johnson County Government has ordered residents to stay at home except for essential needs, beginning Tuesday, March 24 for 30 days.

The Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens, Recycling Center, and playgrounds and shelters at City parks are closed, and many other City services are affected by this order.

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Fire Inspections

The Fire Department inspects all commercial, educational, institutional and multi-family residential buildings within the city on a regular basis to ensure they meet safety codes.

Inspectors are assigned to buildings based on their locations within the city and the type of inspection needed.

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Service Fees

After an inspection, the fire department will assess a service fee per the following information. Re-inspection return times may vary depending on the severity of violations.

Initial Inspections

Business owners or managers have 30 days to correct any violations.

0-50,000 Square Feet: $0
50,000-200,000 Square Feet: $0
200,000+ Square Feet: $0

First Re-Inspection

If violations still exist, inspectors will give a one-week warning and assess a fee.

0-50,000 Square Feet: $100
50,000-200,000 Square Feet: $250
200,000+ Square Feet: $400

Second Re-Inspection

If violations still exist, inspectors will give a second warning, determine a re-inspection time and assess a fee .

0-50,000 Square Feet: $200
50,000-200,000 Square Feet: $350
200,000+ Square Feet: $500

Third Re-Inspection

If violations still exist, inspectors will assess fee and issue a notice to appear in court.

0-50,000 Square Feet: $300
50,000-200,000 Square Feet: $450
200,000+ Square Feet: $600