Community Development

Mission
To ensure the orderly and efficient development of the city through effective administration of the Comprehensive Plan, Zoning Ordinance, Subdivision Regulations, and compliance with adopted building codes.

Contact
Don E. Slone, AICP, CFM
City Planner

12401 Kaw Drive
 P.O. Box 38
Bonner Springs, KS  66012-0038

Ph: (913) 667-1708
Fx: (913) 441-8199

Hours


Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm


 Responsibilities

  • Overall Planning & Development Assistance
  • Floodplain Management & Enforcement
  • CRS - Community Rating System
  • Zoning Administration & Enforcement


Committee Support

The Planning Department is supported by two committees, the Board of Zoning Appeals and the Planning Commission

Board of Zoning Appeals

The five members of the Board of Zoning Appeals are appointed at large by the Mayor with the approval of the City Council. Meetings are scheduled as needed on Tuesday at 6:00 pm the same night as the Planning Commission. Their purpose is to consider appeals and variances to official decisions pertaining to the City's Zoning Ordinance.

Planning Commission

The nine members of the Planning Commission are appointed at large by the Mayor with the approval of the City Council. Meetings are held on the third Tuesday of each month, 7:00 pm at City Hall. Their purpose is to adopt and amend land use regulations governing land use development, rezoning, platting and subdivision of land as well as approve planning documents.

Contact Us

If you are interested in developing, splitting or vacating a parcel of land, rezoning or requesting a variance to our Zoning Ordinance or Subdivision Regulations, contact the Planning Department's at (913) 667-1708.