Code Enforcement is responsible for issues affecting quality of life. Through
the enforcement of adopted building codes, property maintenance codes, and
City ordinances the Department regulates Building construction, housing
standards, and animal control.
email email@example.com or call 292-3657 to report complaints such as high grass or weeds, building violations, problems concerning pets or stray animals, or if you observe a vacant property that is unsecure. Your complaint will be added to the current inspection list. Following inspections where violations are found, the property owner will be notified with instructions and a deadline to bring violations into compliance and the property will be scheduled for follow-up inspection
For construction the Code Enforcement Section is
responsible to accept applications for permits, review submitted plans,
issue permits, and provide inspections to assure compliance with all
applicable building codes.
For housing the Code Enforcement Section patrols the City
and responds to complaints inspecting properties to insure compliance with
adopted minimum housing standards.
For Animal Control The Code Enforcement Section patrols
the City and responds to citizenīs complaints to insure compliance with
adopted animal regulations.
To contact the Code Enforcement
Department during normal business hours, call City Hall at (859) 292-3637/3638.
For Code Enforcement assistance on weekdays after 5:00 P.M. or on
weekends, contact the Newport Police Department at (859) 292-3629.