The Ordinance Officer investigates ordinance violation complaints on a wide range of land use and operation ordinances as well as property maintenance matters. Code violations are brought to the property owner or tenant’s attention and a reasonable time for correction is established. As a last resort, or for repeated code violations, violations for fines and appearance in the local housing/ordinance hearings are issued. The Ordinance Officer coordinates with the Health Department inspectors and makes initial investigation of health violation complaints.
In the capacity of animal control, the officer investigates and enforces all animal control ordinances, traps wild nuisance animals and deals with other animal problems.
This office provides a wide range of services to the homeowner and business community helping to maintain a high standard of community pride and property values.