Tuesday, January 31, 2023

City of Riley Planning and Zoning

Zoning Board:
President: Wade Schmelzle
Board Members:
  • Jarred Anderes
  • Ritch Burwell
  • Michelle Ashburn
  • David Graham
  • Grant Potter
  • Rick Hartenbower
  • William Isom, City Council Representative

Riley City Hall
222 S. Broadway
Riley, KS 66531
Phone: (785) 485-2802

Building Permit: 

Building permits are required in the City of Riley for all projects.  Building Permit Fees vary depending on the size of the project with.  The fee is $1 for every $1,000 of value on the project with a minimum fee of $25.  Inspection fees may also apply.  All permit applications are reviewed by the planning board at their monthly meetings.  

Application and instructions for a building permit. 


Please ensure that you know your property lines before you build fencing. Fence Permit Application


Ordinance 1715 - Sidewalks

Sidewalk Permit Application

Property Information: 

Information on individual properties (lot, block, valuation, property description, tax information, etc.) can be found in the Riley County GIS system. 

Link: http://gis.rileycountyks.gov/

Zoning Regulations:

Zoning Regulations - Revised August 2019

Restrictive Convenants - August 2019


The Zoning Board meets the first Wednesday of each month at 7:00 pm at Riley City Hall, 222 S Broadway, Riley KS, 66531.