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. Do your part to keep the public right of way safe and accommodating to ordinary use!

    Obstructions in the public right of way can interfere with many ordinary uses that we all depend on. Public streets, sidewalks, and boulevard areas should be kept free of obstructions and accommodating to ordinary use. Read on...
  2. Park and store vehicles at your property in a considerate manner consistent with City standards.

    What, where, and how vehicles are parked on private property can affect immediate neighbors and the neighborhood at large. Here is a quick overview of standards established by city ordinance. Read on...
  3. Are you aware of installation and maintenance standards for fences in Apple Valley?

    Fences can bring a great amount of privacy and security to a property. If you are considering installing a fence here are a few tips on Apple Valley’s fence requirements that can help you ensure your fence will comply with city ordinances. Read on...
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