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

 outside storage  
Unsightly Conditions - Sec. 26-211
 Swimming Pool
Swimming Pool Maintenance Sec. 26-184(a)(6)

 Property Maintenance  Property Maintenance Sec. 26-97 thru 26-99
 Inoperative Vehicle

Inoperative Vehicle Sec. 26-264

 bulk trash

Bulk Trash Sec. 32-21(f)


Trailers / Boats /RVs Parked in Street  Sec. 40-211

 row vehicle

Blocking Sidewalks: Obstruction Unlawful Sec. 34-2(c)

 parking on grass  Parking in the Grass Sec. 40-262
 basketball goal row  
Basketball Goals Placement Sec. 34-2(a)
 hw example

High Grass and Weeds Sec. 26-212