Code Enforcement

Responsibilities
  • Addresses questions and concerns our residents and local business owners have regarding city ordinance guidelines and possible violations of properties 
  • Listens to each report to determine whether it is an issue that requires an inspection and follow-up, dispatching to the appropriate city department; or if it is a civil issue to be handled outside of the confines of city government 
  • Offers advice on how to stay in compliance within the guidelines of the ordinances 
  • Promotes public awareness and actively addresses city code violations

Tips on Managing Trash and Recycling Containers
Attached at the following link is a powerpoint that explains trash container storage requirements and shares best practices for container storage.


  1. Visit the Fall Clean-up event this Saturday, September 29th!

    Do you have items for disposal accumulating around the house, garage, or yard? Visit the Fall Clean-up this Saturday, September 29th from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Apple Valley Family Aquatic Center at 14421 Johnny Cake Ridge Road. Read on...
  2. Update the exterior features of your home while increasing curb appeal and value of your property!

    Updating exterior features can add curb appeal and increase the value of your home. Exterior improvements can be recouped through resale by as much as 80% to 92% according to study done by Remodeling Magazine according to HGTV’s website. Read on...
  3. Composting tips for a steward of the environment and a courteous neighbor!

    Composting can be a great way of reducing household waste and generating nutrient rich soil. The following are composting guidelines that should be followed to reduce undesirable impacts on neighboring properties. Read on...
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