Category Archives: City Code and Zoning Violations

OPERATING A BUSINESS IN A RESIDENTIAL AREA

 Most businesses are not allowed to operate in residential areas. Examples of illegal businesses would include auto repair, wrecker service and ongoing sales.  Outside storage or display of materials or items associated with any business is prohibited. Zoning Violation. Call … Continue reading

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POTHOLES

Potholes can make an area look neglected. Crews rely on citizens to report potholes. Call 311 or Report Online  or Live Chat  Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. if a Customer Care agent is available. See  Pothole repair … Continue reading

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FENCES, WALLS, SCREENING

FENCES -Fencing in a front yard may not exceed four (4) feet in height and side and backyard fencing may not exceed eight (8) feet. INCOG Land Development Services staff (918) 584-7526 can discuss the allowed heights for fencing. WALLS-The City of Tulsa … Continue reading

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DARK STREETS

Streetlight out? A dark street can lead to crime on that street which shows up on the crime reports, which can affect (lower) the property value of all the homes in the area. Crime can  quickly spread to other areas … Continue reading

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Animals- Leash laws, Barking dogs or animals kept in an unsanitary condition

ANIMALS Tulsa Leash Laws: It is illegal for pet owners to allow any dog to run off leash outside of a dog park.    Tulsa’s Mandatory Leash Laws were designed to protect our animals.  The City of Tulsa has a current … Continue reading

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STAGNANT WATER

Pools of water or vessels holding stagnant water in which mosquitoes can breed affect public health are a health nuisance.  Title 24 Section 101 B. 2 CRIMINAL PENALTY Report violations:  call 311 or Report Online  or Live Chat  Monday – … Continue reading

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NOISE NUISANCE

Barking dog:   Nuisance shall mean any animal which habitually commits any one (1) or a combination of the following acts: D. Barks, howls, brays or makes any other loud or offensive noise common to its species or peculiar to … Continue reading

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