Code enforcement


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Code enforcement

A principal tool used to ensure neighborhood upkeep, by enforcing local regulation of building practices, and safety and housing code provisions; includes onsite inspection by building officials and legal sanctions against owners of property that are in violation of the codes.
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The City of Doraville is soliciting proposals from qualified companies experienced in and able to perform municipal code enforcement services within the City.
Government productivity solutions provider Accela said the city of San Diego has selected the its Civic Platform to update and streamline the city's business processes, better manage land, permitting and code enforcement cases, and increase citizen engagement.
162, the Local Government Code Enforcement Boards Act, the legislature expressly granted Florida cities and counties the power to enforce their codes through a variety of tools, including fines, abatement, and foreclosure.
15 April 2015 - US-based mergers and acquisitions advisor Generational Equity's client, Canadian building code enforcement services provider MuniCode Services Ltd.
Tetreault III have rigorously gone beyond the call of duty when it comes to health code and building inspections, but now they are taking code enforcement to the next level.
The company has reached a partnership with the American Association of Code Enforcement (AACE), Columbus, Ohio, to have training and certification programs with local and national officials who monitor vacant properties.
According to federal court documents, Diego testified that she was cooking dinner in her rented apartment the evening of March 8, 2006, when Lake Worth police and code enforcement officers pounded on her door, burst into her home, and started taking pictures.
CRESWELL - With resident complaints on the rise, city administrators are seeking state and federal grants to help pay for a part-time code enforcement officer.
25 percent fee on commercial fire insurance premiums would be provided to municipalities for code enforcement purposes, and beginning on April 1, 2010, 100 percent of the fee would be provided to the municipalities.
My throat and lungs were burning," said code enforcement officer Walter Jimison.
In addition, the Long Beach code enforcement and city prosecutor's offices have undergone organizational restructuring designed to emulate the four geographic police patrol divisions.
Senior officials from The New York State Department of State, Division of Code Enforcement and Administration in Albany will conduct the seminar.
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