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) (Vehicles on private property)
  4. Right of way encroachments (Section 35.12-14.1)
  5. Automobile graveyards and junkyards (Section 20.13-23)
  6. Waterway obstructions (Section 9. 179.1-179.2)
NOTE:  For abandoned vehicles parked on street, please call the Danville Police Department at 799-5111.

Services


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 Public Works Code Enforcement Inspectors, Helen Clarke, Nicole Cundiff, or David Mieczkowski at 434-799-5245.

View the Code of the City of Danville, Virginia