Code Enforcement

The Code Enforcement Division is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for the citizens of Lindale by providing effective enforcement of city-adopted ordinances, housing codes and zoning codes.

Achieving Compliance
Code Enforcement strives to achieve compliance with these codes by:
  • Encouraging voluntary compliance with city codes and ordinances
  • Education of the citizens through personal contact and media outlets
  • Patrolling the city on a frequent and regular basis for violations
  • Responsive action to citizen complaints
  • Coordination of services with other departments at the city, county, and state level
  • Issuing seizure warrants for violations when necessary
Keep Lindale Safe & Clean
The city encourages citizens to participate in keeping Lindale a clean, safe place to live and raise families by obeying codes and reporting possible violations, particularly in these areas:
  • Dilapidated housing
  • High weeds / grass
  • Illegal signs
  • Immediate safety concerns
  • Junk vehicles
  • Nuisance abatement ordinance violations
Please call 903-882-6861 to report any suspected violations.