Code Enforcement

Services
The Code Enforcement Division is committed to improving the quality of life in Lake Wales through the administration and enforcement of laws that prohibit conditions hazardous to the health, safety and welfare of the community.

Responsibilities
The Code Enforcement Section is responsible for enforcing laws related to:
  • Accumulation of debris
  • Garage sales
  • Garbage and trash
  • High grass and weeds
  • Inoperable or unlicensed vehicles
  • Occupational licenses
  • Sign regulations
  • Substandard or unsafe housing