Douglas County Georgia

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Code Enforcement

8700 Hospital Drive
Douglasville, GA 30134

***Important update added 8/12/2016 for sign permit applications:***

For all sign permit applications: Please refer to the document titled 'Sign Permit Requirements' under 'Downloadable Documents' when submitting sign permit applications to the Douglas County Code Enforcement Department. The highlighted areas of the document are the mandatory requirements when submitting applications, and any omitted information automatically renders the application incomplete and denied. For clarification purposes and questions, the Chief Code Enforcement Officer can be contacted via the telephone number or email address listed below.

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:

An 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