Blasting companies must acquire a permit through Fire District #1 of Johnson County and follow Article 6-201 of Spring Hill Municipal Code and State of Kansas regulations, K.A.R. 22-4-5./N.F.P.A. 495. The blaster is required to notify all residents within 600 feet of the blasting area in the form of a Preblast Survey. The purpose of the survey is to verify any existing damage to structures, foundations, etc. prior to blasting.
Anyone with questions or concerns regarding blasting may call Fire District #1 at 913-764-7635.
Businesses and homes in the area where blasting occurs may hear an explosion or feel vibrations. The limits on blasting are set below the threshold of where damage to nearby structures is known to occur.