Building Plan Examiners, Building Inspectors and the Office of Code
Enforcement will be unavailable to serve customers on Thursday, April 9
and Thursday, April 16 due to employee development.
Also, Plan Review Services will be unavailable from 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
on the second and fourth Tuesdays of every month due to employee
The Laws We Enforce
Conducts sweeps in troubled neighborhoods
Inspects randomly-selected rental housing units
Investigates complaints regarding violations of county zoning, property maintenance, and building codes
Code Enforcement cannot enforce other codes or violations on public streets and other areas.
Upon receiving a complaint, Code Enforcement will perform an inspection.Code Enforcement will send a letter to the property owner listing violations found and give them 12 days to correct the violations.If the violation still exists when the property is again inspected, a ticket will be issued.If the violation is still not corrected, additional tickets may be issued until it is fixed.
The cost of a ticket is $50 for each violation, although failure to correct the violation could cause the penalty to increase. Tickets may be paid online or by mail.
Other violations result in the issuance of a violation notice and a time frame for correction of the violation(s).Failure to correct within the time allotted may lead to charges being filed in court.