The City of Topeka is reminding homeowners to be aware of possible scams, especially after severe weather.
City officials say residents should confirm anyone soliciting in their neighborhood has the proper licensing for roofing and other contract work.
Valid solicitors should have an official license with the city seal issued by the clerk’s office with them.
It will also include a valid registration certificate number from the state of Kansas attorney general’s office.
If home owners to choose to utilize any contracting service make sure the contractors are also licensed by the city of Topeka’s development services division.