Once a complaint is filed, the Code Enforcement Officer will visit the site and confirm that a violation exists. If it does, a Notice of Violation is sent to the property owner giving them a certain amount of time to correct the violation. If the property owner does not comply, the Code Enforcement Officer will issue a summons.
Common code violations include:
- Broken fences;
- Contractor signs on residential property;
- Contractor/landscaper placing brush, tree, or shrubs to the curb;
- Garbage cans placed out for collection too early;
- Grass clippings or dirt placed in roadway;
- Inoperable or unregistered motor vehicles;
- No house or building number;
- Overgrown grass;
- Parking vehicles on the grass or other places not designated for parking;
- Swimming pools over 24 inches without a fence;
- Trash and debris.
Concerned citizens are encouraged to call the Code Enforcement Officer to file a complaint.