Building Codes


The City of Paola adopted Ordinance No. 3196, incorporating by reference, the 2018 International Building Codes with certain omissions and revisions.  The code will be effective as of January 1, 2023. 


Click the link to review the City of Paola Building Code.

Effective January 14, 2019, the City of Paola adopted the KC Metro Chapter APWA Construction Standards 2017v. with no revisions or omissions. Ordinance No 3133. 

You can download a copy of the standards at

A copy of the Ordinances can be obtained at:
The Community Development Department
Paola City Hall
19 E. Peoria
Paola, KS 66071
Ph: (913) 259-3611