Code Compliance

Mission Statement

Code Compliance provides education and enforcement, and develops resources in response to a wide range of issues which affect the environment, health, safety, property values and the general well-being of our community.


Code Compliance Officers monitor over 30 square miles, verifying that residents and business owners follow City Code. Their duty is to ensure that corridors, neighborhoods, and commercial properties are neat, clean and safe.

Programs & Reporting issues or concerns

Citizens are encouraged to report violations in one of the following ways:

To visit with Code Compliance staff, please make an appointment to ensure an officer will be available. We strive to provide excellent service; for compliments or complaints, please call or email. We’d love to hear from you!

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