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Code Violations

There are a number of code violations referenced within the Baton Rouge Code of Ordinances related to blight elimination and beautification, all of which carry stiff penalties such as fines and potential jail time. Below are several of the more common code violations with links to additional information about what these violations entail, as well as the process for resolving (or reporting) any such issues. 

  • Maintenance of Property (Unsecured Building)
  • Swimming Pools
  • Illegal Signs
  • Tall Grass

For more information on related code violations, please contact the Code Enforcement Division at (225) 389-8680.

Updated 12/1/2015 2:37 PM
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