Code Enforcement News

Dangerous Buildings

Wednesday June 7, 2017 and Thursday June 8, 2017 officers from The Code Enforcement Division executed search warrants on 16 vacant hazardous structures in Wichita Falls. This is the first step in an approximately year long process to having a dangerous building demolished.

New Features

Beginning April 21, 2017 citizens are now able to view currently active and recently closed code enforcement cases or make a new complaint for properties in Wichita Falls by going to the Code Enforcement webpage on the City of Wichita Falls website and clicking on the "Make a Request / Complaint" link in the navigation menu.

Animal Services Seizure

On October 19, 2016 Officers from the Code Enforcement Division along with the Environmental Health Division assisted Animal Services execute a seizure warrant at a home in the 4100 Block of Wrangler Dr. There were a total of 324 animals removed from the home. Code Enforcement also issued notices for violations of the City's Rubbish, Trash and Unsanitary matter Ordinance, Outdoor Storage Ordinance and Zoning Ordinance related to Illegal Home Occupations.