Code Enforcement is responsible for enforcing certain provisions of the Municipal Code to ensure a safe, orderly, and aesthetically pleasing community. Our Code Enforcement Officers enforce violations on private property, such as zoning violations, building code violations, and public nuisances. They focus on obtaining expeditious voluntary compliance in a fair and impartial manner through continuous case monitoring and by providing information and options to comply.
The most common violations include:
- Garage Conversions
- Overgrown/dead vegetation
- Outdoor storage
- Canopy on driveway
- Trash cans in public view
- Non-permitted construction or conversions
- Non-permitted Signage
- Excessive animals/ illegal animals
- Non-permitted businesses
- Boats/Trailers/RVs parked in the front yard
- Inoperable vehicles not stored in the garage
If you observe a violation and would like to report it to the City, please identify the property address and contact Code Enforcement at (562) 801-4413. You may also submit your complaint by visiting the public counter at City Hall during normal business hours. Complaints can be submitted anonymously.
You may contact us by email, in person during normal business hours or over the phone, Hours of Operation are 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday.