Building Inspections

The Building Inspection Department is responsible for enforcing the building and public safety codes to protect the best interests of the public. This department issues building permits and all applicable sub-permits and performs inspections for the construction of new homes, new commercial buildings, home and commercial remodels / additions, demolitions, moving, tents, electrical, plumbing, signage, and also reviews all commercial plans prior to building permit approval. There are administrative staff members available to issue permits in a business-friendly atmosphere.

Building Inspector
The building inspector works with the city’s Planning and Zoning Committee to review all commercial, industrial, and multifamily development plans to ensure compliance with all city, state, and federal codes.

Permit Fees
Please view our Permit Fee Menu for detailed information.

Submittal Requirements
Residential Construction


Commercial Construction

  • Completed building permit application
  • Storm water plan
  • Seal engineered drawings (one original and two copies)
  • Site plan
  • Check for $250 to cover the costs of the plan review


Residential Additions / Garages / Decks

 Payment can be made online for these services:  Pay Now

Tom Long                                                                                                   Building Inspections

Building Inspector                                                                                 203 E. Main St.
Email                                                                                                              Neosho, MO  64850
Ph: 417-451-8050
Fx: 417-451-8065

Monday - Friday
 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.