The Community Compliance department is committed to ensuring clean, safe places for people to live and work through assisting the public in achieving compliance with City codes and regulations.de Enforcement Division.
Community Compliance is a unit of the Building Department. Each Community Compliance officer is assigned to a specific zone, and they collectively handle thousands of cases each year. The information provided on this page is intended to be a quick reference for questions you may have about City codes. For more information, call 407-957-7238, or email us. You also can report a concern using the chat in the bottom right corner of the web page.
Per Florida statute, code inspectors and code enforcement officers are prohibited from initiating investigations or enforcement proceedings of potential violations of codes and ordinances by way of anonymous complaints. State law requires complainants to provide specific information to report potential code or ordinance violations. If a person falsely claims fear of retaliation or status-based legal jeopardy to make a false complaint, local government may take appropriate action. Chapter 125 Section 69 - 2023 Florida Statutes (flsenate.gov)
Code Enforcement Special Magistrate
The City has an appointed Code Enforcement Special Magistrate who holds regular meetings on the 3rd Wednesday of each month in the Council Chambers at City Hall. The meetings are open to the Public.
Abandoned/Inoperable Vehicles: SCCC24-52 (A)
It shall be unlawful for any person to permit, allow or suffer any abandoned, dangerous, derelict, inoperable, stripped or wrecked vehicle to be parked within the City limits.
International Property Maintenance Code
Click here to view a copy of the current International Property Maintenance Code. International Property Maintenance Code International Property Maintenance Code International Property Maintenance Code
Junk and Trash: SCCC36-38 (A)
It shall be unlawful for any person, firm or corporation to permit the accumulation of solid waste upon any exterior portion of the property, including the exterior portion of any building located thereon, for a period longer than seven days.
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Lot Mowing: SCCC 24-162 (A)
It shall be unlawful for any property owner or tenant, either or both, to permit, allow or suffer any rank growth of weeds, grass, undergrowth, palmettos or other vegetation which might communicate fire or serve as a breeding place for, or harbor insects, rodents, snakes or other pests or vermin, and which may likely affect the health of citizens of the community to occur on such owner's or tenant's property, and permitting, allowing or suffering the same is declared a nuisance.