Code Enforcement Division

The Code Enforcement Division was established to promote and enforce compliance with the Bellflower Municipal Code relating to property maintenance, and commercial and residential design standards. The Division is funded utilizing General Funds and Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Funds. The Staff works primarily to enforce activities within designated areas of the City.

Notice Regarding Unlicensed Cannabis Facilities

Duties

  • Assists in the monitoring of both commercial and residential development for compliance with Municipal Code design standards.
  • Investigates and maintains a case file for each complaint, and conducts an investigation or inspection.
  • Conducts regular patrols of the City.
  • Establishes and maintains programs that encourage high standards.
  • Inventories and enforces illegal and nonconforming signage.

Main Objectives

The Code Enforcement Division's main objectives are to:

  • Protect property owners' investments.
  • Promote public health, safety, and welfare.
  • Enhance the quality of life in the City's neighborhoods.
  • Educate property owners and business owners.
  • Perform community outreach.

To report a Code violation, please call (562) 804-1424 ext. 2284, or send an email to matkinson@bellflower.org.