The Neighborhood Preservation Division enforces the zoning, graffiti, signage and business license ordinances and regulations. Code enforcement staff also coordinates the City's activities with the health, animal control, building rehabilitation, police and fire suppression agencies.

Public inquires or comments about any of the above can be directed to David Oulrey, Neighborhood Preservation Officer at 310-325-7110, extension 156.   In the event of an emergency please call 911. Calls to this department about possible violations are kept confidential and files are not released to the public unless required by court order.

Citizens should direct calls about potholes, other street or sidewalk maintenance matters, City parkway trees, and City signs to the City's Public Works Department at 310-325-9830.

The Neighborhood Preservation Division can now process code enforcement requests regarding graffiti and code violations online through ViewPoint: