DEPARTMENTS - CODE ENFORCEMENT
The most common code violations are related to:
Illegal parking of vehicles
Failure to mow the lawn
Junk and trash removal
Property line setbacks
The Code Enforcement Department promotes and maintains a desirable living and working environment for the citizens of Belle Isle by enforcing compliance with council-approved city ordinances. The department’s code enforcement officer strives to educate and communicate openly with residents. Code violators are provided time to correct violations. A code enforcement magistrate conducts hearings for violations that are not corrected in due time.
Code Enforcement Magistrate
The magistrate has jurisdiction and the authority to hear and decide alleged violations of the City of Belle Isle Code of Ordinances, where a pending or repeated violation continues to exist. Check with the city clerk for any recent ordinances that may not have yet been codified.