Community Development

city hall

Director: Robert Sullivan

9 Bennett Street
Park Hills, MO 63601

Phone: (573) 431-3290 Ext. 32   Fax: (573) 431-2598


Applications and guides for downloading

Please Note: Picture ID is required when applying for permits to protect your property and verify that the permit is issued to a specific person.

The Community Development Director oversees building code enforcement and zoning concerns within the City of Park Hills. Applications for building permits are available at City Hall. Inspections may be requested by calling the City offices during regular business hours. Repeated inspections of unsatisfactory conditions may incur increasing inspection fees.

City Code Chapter 400and Code Chapter 500 govern Park Hills building and zoning issues. The city comprehensive plan indicates how the community can continue consistent development into the future. The information is available in portable document files (pdf) for Acrobat Reader, which is available for no charge from Adobe. Park Hills is a member of Missouri Assoc. of Building Officials & Inspectors

Download or view the Park Hills zoning map in PDF form

Building Permit Fees

The following fee schedule shall apply for all building permits:

Building Permits - New Construction - Primary Residential Structures

  • Single Family Dwelling - $.07 per square foot of gross floor area (excluding basement)
  • Two Family Dwelling - $.07 per square foot of gross floor area (excluding basement)

Building Permits - New Construction - Accessory Residential Structures

  • Detached Garages - $ 25.00
  • Other Accessory Structures - $ 15.00

Building Permits - New Construction - Multi-Family, Commercial and Industrial Structures

  • Multi-Family Dwelling - $.07 per square foot of gross floor area
  • New Construction- 10,000 square feet and under - $ .08 per square foot of gross area
  • New Construction - 0ver 10,000 square feet - $ .085 per square foot of gross area

Plan Review Fee - A base fee of $ 50.00 shall apply in all cases except when plans are submitted for buildings, whose physical gross area exceeds the Base Tabular Area of table 503 of the Building Code. Such plans are subject to plan review by the City Engineer. The applicant shall be responsible to pay the actual cost of plan review. Plan review fees shall not exceed $ 500.00 in any case.

Note : Building Permit fees for additions or substantial alteration of the above listed building types shall be based on the applicable fee schedule for new construction.

Occupancy Inspection Fees

The following fee schedule shall apply for all residential occupancy inspections:

  1. Initial Inspection (I) and Follow-up Re-inspection (R1) - $ 30.00
  2. Second Re-inspection (R2) - $ 40.00
  3. Third Re-inspection (R3) - $ 50.00
  4. All inspections after the Third Re-inspection - $ 50.00 each
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Park Hills

Park Hills, Missouri is nestled in the St. Francois range of the Ozark Mountains along the Mississippi River Valley. The city boasts historic antebellum roots from the early lead mining industry, recreational activities, including the ATV area at St. Joe State Park, great family parks and a city pool, a downtown with diverse architecture, and several surrounding wineries. Park Hills: mining the past, growing the future.


Contact Us

9 Bennett Street
Park Hills, MO 63601

(573) 431-3577
(573) 431-2598

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