Code Compliance

The City of Gainesville employs three Code Enforcement Officers. These officers work to maintain the integrity and safety of commercial and residential property in Gainesville, and conduct various inspections on a daily basis.

Note *Unlawful garage sale signs and other types of signs are impounded by Code Enforcement Officers.

City of Gainesville Code Enforcement goals are:

  • Prevent the development of hazardous conditions.
  • Prevent deterioration of buildings.
  • Protect the environment and preserve the aesthetic character of neighborhoods.
  • Secure the health, safety and welfare of those living in Gainesville

Animal control complaints are handled by Animal Control Officers assigned to the Police Department. Phone Number 940-668-7777.