Code Enforcement

  • 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. Understand and follow parking requirements in residential neighborhoods!

    To preserve the peaceful character of residential neighborhoods throughout the City, the City of Apple Valley restricts the total number of passenger vehicles that may be parked outside at a residential property to four (4) at any time. Read on about parking code...
  2. Check out these resources to prevent and eliminate rodents or pests around your home and property!

    Do you have rodent or pest problems around your home or yard? The following information might help you prevent and eliminate pests from around your home and property. Read on...
  3. Reduce clutter in your home for a safer, healthier, and more pleasant environment!

    Excessive accumulation of personal belongings and waste within the home can lead to potentially unsafe conditions. These conditions can affect the safety of the occupant, neighbors, and public. Read on...
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