Code Enforcement

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    City of Irving Code Enforcement Q&As

    Setting the record straight: Code Enforcement answers residents’ questions about rules and regulations regarding property maintenance. Read on...
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    Is a Building Permit Needed?

    The City of Irving Inspections Department reminds residents that permits are required to erect, alter, move, enlarge, replace, demolish or repair a structure or building. Read on...
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    High Grass and Weeds a Violation of City Code

    Grass and weeds more than 10 inches in height are a violation of city code. Refusal to comply within seven days of a notice can result in a citation and the city bringing the property into compliance at the owner’s expense. Read on...
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    Residents Reminded to Fight the Bite with the Four Ds

    The City of Irving takes mosquito control very seriously. If any of the city’s 57 traps test positive, Irving’s vector control technicians will spray at night. Read on...
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    New Hours for Temporary Signs Placed in Right-of-Way

    The times when temporary signs can be displayed in the city’s right-of-ways has changed. Read on...
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    Improving Curb Appeal of Your Property

    There are plenty of free or low-cost ways to enhance curb appeal. The City of Irving's Code Enforcement department offers ideas. Read on...
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    Is This a Violation?

    Learn what constitutes a code violation, as well as other circumstances that should be directed to another city department. Read on...
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89% Citywide compliance rate 92% Activities initiated by Code Enforcement Officers 8% Complaint-base
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