Property Maintenance Code Enforcement Department
The Property Maintenance Code Enforcement department is responsible for enforcing the City’s Property Maintenance Code (Chapter 1300, Codified Ordiances of the City of Mount Vernon).
The focus is to make property owners responsible for the exterior maintenance of their properties through inspections and the issuance of notices of violations. Failure by property owners to remedy violations in a timely manner may result in fines and/or remediation by City contracted crews.
Common violations are:
• High Grass and Weeds
• Inoperable Motor Vehicles
40 Public Square
Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050-3241
Office Telephone: (740) 393-9400
Office Fax: (740) 397-6595
Office Hours: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM