What are the most common code violations?

Common code violations include:

  • Exterior Property Maintenance - Property must be maintained and in good condition.
  • Fence Maintenance - Fences must be maintained and in good condition.
  • High Weeds and Grass - On entire property including sidewalk, and alley; over 12 inches.
  • Inoperative/Junk Vehicles - May not be stored in public view.
  • Overgrown Trees or Vegetation - Extending into the right-of-way can be a hazard. Trees are not to extend over the right-of-way (street, alley, sidewalk) and should not be lower than 14 feet over the street or alley or 7 feet over the sidewalk.
  • Parking on Unapproved Surface - Vehicles must be parked on approved concrete surfaces.
  • Residential Outside Storage - Items may not be stored on property in public view.

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1. What are the most common code violations?
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4. If I'm currently renting my property, am I required to register the property with the City?
5. Do rental properties require an inspection?
6. Does the City inspect for mold issues?
7. What is the "Illegal Signs Pay You" Program?
8. How will I be notified if I am found to have a violation at my property?
9. What can I do if I am unable to bring my property into compliance within the given time frame?