Code of Ordinances
The city's "Code of Ordinances" contain the laws for the City of Kirkwood. If you don't find the information you need, or if you have a question about the Code of Ordinances, Click Here.
These ordinances are current through May 31, 2013. A complete set of city ordinances is also available for viewing at the Kirkwood Public Library and at City Hall, 139 S. Kirkwood Road.
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Building Code Ordinances
International Building Code Ordinances
2009 International Residential Code
Amendments to the: International Residential Code for One- and Two-Family Buildings
2009 International Building Code
Amendments to the: International Building Code
2009 International Mechanical Code
Amendments to the: International Mechanical Code
2009 International Plumbing Code
Amendments to the: International Plumbing Code
2008 National Electrical Code
2009 International Fire Code
Amendments to the: International Fire Code
2009 Fuel Gas Code
Amendments to the: Fuel Gas Code
2008 St. Louis County Electrical Code (except one- and two-family dwellings)
St. Louis County Mechanical Code for Elevators and Amusement Rides
2009 International Property Maintenance Code
Krkwood City Council adopted updated codes on April 21, 2011. Please call the Building Commissioner's Office, at 314-822-5814, for further information regarding the modifications made to these codes.
*Editor's note—Some code numbers are not currently in use but are reserved for possible later use.