Code Enforcement

Code Enforcement

The Code Enforcement division is tasked with providing fair and consistent enforcement of the City’s property maintenance code as well as sign, zoning, and tree ordinances.

Mission Statement
Enrich the community by protecting the health, safety, and quality of life of citizens through proactive, professional, and courteous enforcement of ordinances while encouraging education and fostering positive relations with community members.

Property Standards
All property owners and occupants are responsible for maintaining their properties in accordance with certain standards. These standards are designed to protect the environment and maintain the appearance and property values within our city.

Types of Violations 
Illegal construction (building permit required)
•    Unlicensed business (occupational tax certificates are required for all businesses)
•    Zoning (rooming houses, overcrowding, junk vehicles, signage)
•    Property maintenance (high grass, outdoor storage, structural maintenance, trash)

Code Enforcement Staff 

 Contact  Title
 Lizzie Humphreys  Director of Code Enforcement
   Code Enforcement Supervisor
 Meika LeBlanc  Code Enforcement Officer
 Kenzie Smerjac  Code Enforcement Officer



Reporting Violations
Code hotline:     470-922-7499

Doraville Ordinances

Article II. Property Maintenance Code 
2021 IPMC
2018 IPMC Amendments

Article III. Other Buildings Regulations
Refer to Code Sections 5-64 to 5-71
Sec. 5-64.        Maintenance of exterior of premises.
Sec. 5-65.        Appearance of exterior of premises and structures.
Sec. 5-65A.     Holiday decorations.
Sec. 5-66.        Landscaping.
Sec. 5-67.        Reconstructed walls and sidings.
Sec. 5-68.        General maintenance.
Sec. 5-69.        Structural maintenance.
Sec. 5-70.        Driveway limitations; maintenance.
Sec. 5-71.        Display of street addresses required.

Doraville Code of Ordinances on Municode

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