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Public Comment Sought on Draft ‘Good Repair’ Ordinance

Attend a May 15 information session to share your thoughts or mail them to the City by close of business June 3.

Post Date:05/10/2019 3:30 PM

Residents are invited to comment on this proposed “Good Repair” amendment to the City’s Code of Ordinances (Chapter 11 – Housing Code). The proposed ordinance amendment adds property maintenance, sanitation and safety standards for non-residential buildings and structures. Deadline to submit comments is Monday, June 3.

Attend this drop-in public information session to discuss the proposed ordinance amendment:
     4:30-7 pm Wednesday, May 15
     Tannenbaum Room, Greensboro Central Library
     219 N. Church St.

You may also e-mail your comments to or send them in writing to Attn. Cynthia Blue, City of Greensboro, PO Box 3136, Greensboro, NC, 27402-3136.

Learn more on this Web page.

The proposed Good Repair ordinance amendment, which would adopt the International Property Maintenance Code, provides a minimum standard for maintenance, sanitation, and safety for non-residential buildings or structures located within the City limits. The ordinance also outlines the investigation and enforcement process to bring non-residential buildings and structures into compliance.

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