Code Enforcement Bureau

The Code Enforcement Bureau’s mission is to eliminate unsightly, unhealthy and undesirable conditions in the City by investigating and enforcing municipal code violations in response to residents’ complaints, observations by staff, referrals from other City Departments and City officials. Compliance is accomplished by cooperation and education of the public. The Bureau also issues citations for non-compliance and prosecutes major violators.

Programs and Functions

  • Provide pro-active enforcement of code violations
  • Reduce blighted conditions throughout the City
  • Increase public awareness about property maintenance
  • Work with other City Departments and outside Agencies on major cases
  • Effectively abate all initiated cases
  • Eliminate health and safety concerns
  • Protect property value and the environment
  • Coordinate yard sales – click here for Yard Sales schedule

The Code Enforcement Bureau also addresses foreclosed properties within the City and administers the Foreclosed Property Program registry. Click here for more information or to register a property.

Contact Information

Business hours:
Monday through Thursday, 8:00am to 5:00pm.

(626) 960-4011 Ext.:462
Enforcement Hot Line for Illegal Dumping (626) 813-5238

Silvia Murillo
Code Enforcement Bureau Secretary

Lt. Chris Hofford
Code Enforcement Bureau Commander

If you would like to report a violation or request service, please click the link below.

Report Violation

All information submitted remains confidential.