Code Compliance


The City of Watauga employs three Code Compliance Officers and one Building Inspector. Under the direction of the Building Official, they work to maintain the integrity and safety of commercial and residential property in Watauga.

Common Code Violations

Watauga’s Code of Ordinances contains rules and regulations for the city. By following the rules and regulations, citizens help keep the city clean and improve the community.

Below is a list of the most common code violations. Report a Code Violation on-line or call 817.514.5853, 817.514.5842, 817.514.5753. For commercial Code Violations, please contact the Building Inspector at 817.514.5841. For all Animal Control issues/violations/questions please call 817.656.9614

 row vehicle  Blocking Sidewalks: Obstruction Unlawful - Sec. 34-2(c)
 outside storage  Unsightly Conditions - Sec. 26-211
 Swimming Pool  Swimming Pool - Sec. 26-184(a)(6)
 Property Maintenance Property Maintenance - Sec. 26-97 through 26-99
 Inoperative Vehicle  Inoperative Vehicle - Sec. 26-266

 bulk trash  Bulk Trash - Sec. 32-21(f)
 boat-trailer-rv  Trailers / Boats / RVs - Sec. 40-211
 parking on grass  Parking in the Yard - Sec. 40-262
 basketball goal row  Basketball Goals Placement - Sec. 34-2(a)
 hw example  High Grass and Weeds -Sec. 26-212