Building Information

In order to  expedite project submittal and plan review, the City of Kearney is proud to introduce Citizen Serve, an online portal for building plan application and review. This allows contractors any time access to permit applications and updates on projects.

Helpful Links

Below are the currently adopted City building codes.  The links will take you to a free online version of the code for your reference, however, some may require you to register to access it.  If you have any questions about the building codes, please contact the Building Official at (308) 233-3236.

Inspection Information

To schedule an inspection please call (308) 233-3235 or (308) 233-3234. Please note a 24-hour advance notice is required for new construction final inspections. Below is a list of required inspections. Please call us if you have questions or concerns.  

More Information

For more information regarding contractor registration and certificate of insurance, please see Chapter 9, Sections 9-206, and 9-209 of the City Code. Please see the additional information on the Building Permit Fee Schedule to answer any additional questions.