Building Department

Duties & Responsibilities

The purpose of the Building Department is to administer and enforce the adopted codes of Liberal. This department also provides the minimum standards to safeguard life, health, property, and public welfare.

Regulation & Control

The department accomplishes this by regulating and controlling the following of all buildings and structures within the City of Liberal:

  • Design
  • Construction
  • Location
  • Quality of materials
  • Use of occupancy

Services performed and programs offered:

  • Consultations for contractors and homeowner projects
  • Construction Inspections
  • Contractor Licensing
  • Food Truck licensing
  • Vendor/Solicitor licensing

Services performed and programs offered that receive most calls:

  • Code & Building questions

Services not performed or programs offered:

  • Utility questions
  • Tax questions
  • State Rules and Regulations for things other than Code & Building

Current Available Training

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  1. Building Department

    Physical Address
    324 N Kansas Ave.
    Liberal, KS 67901

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Contact Us

  1. Keith Bridenstine


    Building Department / Inspections

    324 N Kansas Avenue
    Liberal, KS 67901

    Mailing Address
    P.O. Box 2199
     Liberal, KS 67905

    Phone: 620-626-2261

    Office Hours:
     Monday - Thursday
     7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
     7:30 - 11:30 a.m.
     (Excluding Holidays)

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