Code Services & Enforcement
Code Services is now open to the public during our regular business hours: Monday-Thursday, 7:30am to 5:30pm., and on alternate Fridays from 7:30am to 4:30pm. To provide a safe workplace for both our customers and staff, please review the Keep Arcadia Safe guidelines prior to your visit. We look forward to assisting you.
For more information regarding the City of Arcadia’s response to COVID-19 along with future updates regarding City events and services, please visit us at ArcadiaCA.gov or contact us at (626) 574-5401.
Arcadia is known for beautiful neighborhoods and high property values. To help maintain this excellent reputation the City has adopted a number of laws and regulations over the years that allow everyone to live, work and play in a healthy, safe and pleasant environment. The Arcadia Municipal Code contains all of the ordinances (laws) adopted by the Arcadia City Council and/or the voters of City of Arcadia. For more information and guidance on common Code topics, please visit the Code Compliance Guide page (available in both English and Simplified Chinese).
The Code Services Division monitors and enforces these laws to correct problems. Some of the issues subject to code enforcement include:
|- Overgrown weeds and unkempt lawn
- Lack of landscaping
- Building maintenance
- Lack of maintenance of a pool and green pool
- Discarded household furnishings and inoperable appliances
- Poorly maintained windows, house paint, trim, garage doors, wood siding, and other housing deterioration
- Short-term rentals
- Unoccupied residences
|- Trash containers stored in public view or left at the curbside after day of collection
- Illegal signs, banners and pennants in commercial and industrial zones
- Parking of vehicles on unpaved areas
- Inoperable or dismantled vehicles stored in public view
- Cutting, trimming, or removing protected or mature trees without a permit
- Holiday lighting
|Short-Term Rentals and Home Sharing:
Short-term rentals, home-sharing, and the advertisements of these uses are strictly prohibited in the City.
Renting out a room or an entire residence for less than 28 consecutive days is not allowed.
See Ordinance No. 2348.
Need more help?
Download the Code Services Brochure for contact information to City departments and local agencies as well as friendly reminders to maintain your property in compliance. Click here for a copy of the brochure in Simplified Chinese.
If you need help resolving disputes with businesses, neighbors, landlords, or tenants, the Department of Consumer & Business Affairs offers counseling and mediation services to residents and businesses of Los Angeles County at no cost. Click here for more information or call (800) 593-8222.
CODE SERVICES STAFF:
|Kenneth Fields, CBO, CASp
| Alana Bautista
Senior Administrative Assistant
Senior Code Services Officer
| Gustavo Villa
Code Services Officer
Code Services Officer