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Codes Enforcement

Effective Monday, December 15th, 2014 the City of Richmond Codes Department will be located at their new location in the basement of City Hall. Entry will be thru the east side door.

 Mission Statement

The Codes Enforcement Department's mission is to enforce the adopted codes regarding the construction and maintenance of buildings and structures in order to provide for the health, safety and welfare of the residents of the City of Richmond. To this end, the Codes Enforcement Department will strive for excellence in educating its employees to provide quality inspections and customer service.

Statement Of Philosophy

The purpose of the Codes Enforcement Department is to preserve the viability and stability of the business and residential districts and to prevent deterioration and blighting influences within the community.

This directive greatly benefits both the business owners and the residents of the City of Richmond by ensuring that structures meet the minimum acceptable standards, and that businesses can operate in a profitable manner. By requiring clean, safe and structurally sound buildings and by promoting code compliant businesses, the Richmond business district will prove an attractive destination for visitors and residents alike.

It is to the benefit of all to accommodate the requests of the Richmond Codes Enforcement Department and to support their efforts to ensure and protect your property investment.

Codes Enforcement Contact Information

Physical Address
114 North 2nd St.
Richmond, KY 40475
Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00am - 4:30pm
Phone: 859.625.6404
Fax: 859.625.6401