What We Do:
Planning Department Code Enforcement handles complaints on the condition and use of structures. Examples include structures that are vacant and open, deteriorated roofs and gutters, peeling paint, torn screens, missing and/or broken windows and doors, etc. We also evaluate the condition of fences and retaining walls. Please call 402-444-5150 option #3 to report a problem.
What Others Do:
Parks Department Code Enforcement handles complaints pertaining to weeds, litter and trees. For more information, visit their website at http://parks.cityofomaha.org/enforcement-a-forestry
The Health Department handles pool complaints at 402-444-7485. They also handle rodent, bed bug, cockroach, and insect and infestation complaints at 402-444-7481.
Public Works handles broken, up heaved, and cracked public sidewalk complaints. They also handle complaints from them public when sidewalks are not shoveled in the winter. They can be reached at 402-444-5283.
Property Owner Registration
Property Owner Registration means the code official shall make a good faith effort to communicate with the owner of a property or his or her authorized agent, in person or by telephone prior to inspecting a building or structure; provided, that this duty shall take effect only if the owner or agent has first supplied the city housing division with the necessary information.
Download the Property Owner Registration form.
Vacant and Abandoned Property Ordinance
Vacant and Abandoned Property Ordinance is to provide for the establishment of a registration system, including fees and fines, and institute guidelines for the maintenance and security of abandoned, neglected and vacant properties.
View the Abandoned and Vacant Property Ordinance.
Download the Vacant and Abandoned Property Registration form.
If you have questions please contact Carol Jensen: