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What are common code violations?
  • Blighted and unmaintained properties
  • Hazardous and overgrown vegetation
  • Unsecured vacant buildings
  • Building Code violations (building, plumbing, electrical, mechanical, etc.), including construction or change of occupancy without permits.
  • Visible storage of junk and debris in the front of residential properties
  • Disruptive and illegal businesses in neighborhoods
  • Early set-out of garbage and recycling
  • Overflowing garbage containers
  • Signs, including signs in the public right-of-way or failure to have required permits
  • Inoperable or abandoned vehicles on private property.
  • Illegal dumping of garbage on private property.
  • Zoning requirement violations for structures and land use requirements, including the use of the structure, location, configuration and size.
  • Parking violations on unimproved surfaces. Unimproved surfaces can include but are not limited to: lawn dirt, gravel and plywood.
  • Graffiti on private property.
  • Substandard housing conditions.
  • Smoking in bars and restaurant
  • Smoking in unapproved outdoor areas

Issues that are NOT code violations

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