Douglas County Georgia

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Code Enforcement

Rhonda Evans - Department Secretary

8700 Hospital Drive
Douglasville, GA 30134
Phone: 770-920-7383

Effective Tuesday, August 1st, 2017, all sign permit applications will only be accepted by electronic submittal using the link below. You are encouraged to review the Douglas County Sign Ordinance (under 'Important Links' on the right side of this page) as well as the Sign Permit Requirements document (on the right side of this page under 'Downloadable Documents'). The Sign Permit Requirements document contains yellow highlighted areas showing important and mandatory requirements to apply for a sign permit. Applications submitted incompletely or with incorrect information may be denied and may need to be re-submitted.

Electronic Files for Sign Permits

Douglas County will accept electronic files for review for the purpose of obtaining a sign permit. ePlan Solutions is providing the digital platform for the exchange of information. For information on how to electronically file, please click ePlan Solution - Douglas County Sign Review Should you have any questions, contact ePlan Solutions at or 678.898.0610.

Department Overview

All properties located in unincorporated Douglas County are required to be in compliance with the codes contained in the Douglas County Unified Development Code, the Douglas County Code of Ordinances, and the International Property Maintenance Code. The Code Enforcement Department ensures properties are in compliance with these codes, and is responsible for issuing citations and court summonses for violations.

The Code Enforcement Department also removes illegal signage in unincorporated Douglas County rights-of-way, and the Chief Code Enforcement Officer also issues all required sign permits for signs in unincorporated Douglas County.

The 3 officers and their coverage areas are listed below, and the officer coverage map is located on the right hand side of this page under 'Downloadable Documents'.

Chief Code Enforcement Officer Russell Tisone
Coverage Areas: District/Section 1/3 and 1/5

Code Enforcement Officer Wesley Corkill
Coverage Areas: District/Section 18/2

Code Enforcement Officer Nicole Rice
Coverage Areas: District/Section 2/5 and 3/5