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R​equests for Information

Complete a Request for Information and email to planning@topeka.org.

 

Information Available

  • Zoning Verification: No fee
    • Zoning verification is provided as a public service, and zoning for a particular property can be verified via email (planning@topeka.org) or over the phone by calling 785-368-3728. An interactive zoning map with can be accessed here.
    • For written zoning verification, on City of Topeka letterhead, submit a request by email to planning@topeka.org.   A standard letter of zoning verification can be provided either by mail or as an email attachment.
  • Zoning Compliance Letter: $25
    • A letter that includes zoning district confirmation, compliance information, whether or not the propoerty can be rebuilt / or zoning research. Zoning staff will respond to written requests for zoning compliance information on specific properties within the City limits of Topeka, Kansas. Responses will be on City of Topeka letterhead.
  • Copy of Final Plat, PUD, or Site Plan: $5
  • Report of Permits and Certificates of Occupancy: $25
  • Inspection Reports: $5
  • Licenses: $5
  • Certificate of Insurance: $5

Upon receipt of your Request for Information, you will be contacted within 3  business day with the cost, which can be paid with a credit card, check, or, if hand delivered, cash. Please do not mail cash.

If payment is mailed, include a copy of the completed Request for Information form.
Mail to:
Topeka Planning Department, Unit 11
620 SE Madison  
Topeka KS 66607

All fees are based on standard research requests. If substantial research is required, additional fees will be charged and you will be notified ahead of time.

 

Other Requests

Requests for information other than that listed above should be submitted through the City Clerk's office.   Fees and additioinal information about Open Record Requests can be found here.

 

Contact

Bill Fiander, AICP

Planning Director
Email

Kris Wagers

Administrative Officer
785-368-3728
Email
 
620 SE Madison
Topeka, KS 66607

Planning Contacts

Licensing & Inspections

785-368-3905

Permits

785-368-3704