Code Enforcement

Code Enforcement
The Public Works Department's Code Enforcement Division is charged with overseeing the following Code Sections:
  1. Illegal accumulation, storage, and disposal of solid waste (Section 17)
  2. Overgrowth and weeds on private property (Section 38.5)
  3. Inoperative vehicles (Section 21.142-149)
  4. Right of way encroachments (Section 35.12-14.1)
  5. Hazardous trees on private property (Section 38.5-30-34)
  6. Automobile graveyards and junkyards (Section 20.13-23)
  7. Abandoned vehicles (Section 21. 134-141)
  8. Waterway obstructions (Section 9. 179.1-179.2)
The following are services provided by the Code Enforcement Officers:
  1. Investigate reports from residents regarding code violations
  2. Notify property owners of code violations, prescribe corrective action and monitor
  3. When necessary, prepare and refer cases to the office of the City Attorney for further legal action
  4. Ensure that conditions which pose a negative impact on a neighborhood are eliminated
To file a complaint or to report a violation, please call Kyle Preskitt or Helen Clarke, Public Works Code Enforcement Inspectors, at 434-799-5245.

View the Code of the City of Danville, Virginia