Building & Zoning Department

Effective date of the 2014 NEC is April 1, 2016.
The Building and Zoning Department's mission statement is "Safeguarding our community through code compliance." We are here to assist our citizens and future citizens with the following services:
  • Building codes, permits and inspections
  • Minimum housing inspections
  • Zoning Ordinance administration and enforcement
  • Floodplain administration and assistance with the National Flood Insurance Program
  • Facilitates reviews and compliance of all development projects within the city's jurisdiction
  • Community appearance ordinance administration

Contact Us:


If you have any questions about building codes, permitting or to report a location that “appears” dilapidated etc, email codesinfo@cityofkm.com or call 704-734-4599

If you have questions pertaining to Zoning, or need Zoning approval on a form such as a Fence, Accessory Building, Environmental Health approval (septic tank / perk test approval) etc, email Zoning at peggyh@cityofkm.com or call 704-730-2108

If you need to report a concern about high grass, trash / debris in a yard etc., email Zoning at peggyh@cityofkm.com or call 704-730-2108

If you have a concern about junk cars located on someone’s property (NOT in the road, that would be KMPD) email bryan.mauney@cityofkm.com or call 704-734-4597