Code Services

The Code Services, a division of Manhattan Fire, administers city ordinances relating to health, safety and protection of residents and their property. Code officers also review plans and issue building permits for new construction, additions and alterations. Building moving permits, curb cut permits, mobile home permits, electrical, mechanical and plumbing permits, as well as all contractor and trade licenses are also issued by the Code Services Department.

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Report a code violation using by downloading our app or entering it online.

Seasonal Reminder — Minimum Heat Level

A furnace should be able to heat your home to a minimum of 65 degrees (Farenheit) in the winter. If your heating system can't keep up, it may need to be serviced or replaced. Call the code office at (785) 587-4506 if you have questions or need assistance.