Code Enforcement

The Code Enforcement Division is responsible for investigating and processing general nuisance violations, applicable statutory provisions, and specific ordinance violations, including, but not limited to:

  • Junk and abandoned vehicles on private property.
  • Tall grass and weed violations on private property.
  • Outside storage of junk & trash on private property.
  • Bandit Signs on public right of ways.
  • Statutory Texas Health and Safety Enforcement.
  • Graffiti Abatement.

Short Term Rental

The rental for compensation of one- or two-family dwellings, as defined in the IRC (International Residential Code), for the purpose of overnight lodging for a period of not less than one night and not more than 30 days other than ongoing month-to-month tenancy granted to the same renter for the same unit. This is not applicable to hotels, motels, bed and breakfasts, resort properties as defined in Chapter 144-5.17 of the municipal code or resort condominiums.

Excess Brush & Bulky Items

Bulky Item such as furniture, appliances or brush are not collected during routine curbside service. The Solid Waste & Recycling Division can schedule a collection of bulky items at the request of the resident. You can contact Solid Waste at (830) 221-4040 to schedule a pickup. There is a fee for this service.

Building Code

The Code Enforcement Division does not enforce Building Code regulations or Building permits. Please contact the Building Division at (830) 221-4060.