Electra, Texas 76360
Registered Code Enforcement Officer 1
This department is responsible for providing advice and guidance, as well as enforcement duties for issues related to potential and actual violations of City Ordinances and International Code Compliance Issues. The City Commission of the City of Electra has in recent years put a very high priority on cleaning up the City and improving the compliance to existing ordinances. The City of Electra has adopted the International Codes as developed by the International Code Compliance Council.
Grass and Property Maintenance
According to the ordinances of the City of Electra, property owners and residents of homes and land in Electra must keep all grass and weeds under twelve (12) inches tall. Grass over a foot tall creates a potential health hazard, and if not corrected within seven (7) days of being notified by the Electra Code Enforcement could result in fines up to $2,000.00 per day that the violation continues to exist. Violations may be corrected by the City of Electra and the costs be assessed against the violating party, which, if not paid, could result in a lien being placed on the property.
Blowing grass in the street is a separate violation