Code Compliance

Division Overview


The Code Compliance division is responsible for locating and correcting code deviations within the Douglasville city limits. The division also maintains the city’s foreclosure registry.
The two main areas of focus for the division are residential issues and commercial issues.

The day to day operations of the Code Compliance
Division are overseen by Community Development. Code Compliance Officers are Michael Newcombe, Jimmy Hitchcock, and Dave McConnell.
Here are a few of the Code Compliance Division's responsibilities:
  • Temporary Sign or Banner permits
  • Yard Sale Permits
  • Property Maintenance Issues
  • Registering Vacant or Foreclosed Property
  • Prohibited Signs and Banners
  • Abandoned or Junk Vehicles
  • Accumulation of garbage and debris
  • Business License Issues
  • Historic Preservation Deviations
Here are a few helpful links:
Yard Sale Permit
Douglasville Municipal Code
Foreclosure Registry
Property Lookup
Submit a Code Violation