Citizen Complaint Form

Code Enforcement Complaint

To file a complaint, you will need the address of the property where the violation exists. By submitting a complaint, you acknowledge and consent to the information you submit, including your identity, to be treated as a public record pursuant to 22.7(18)(a). Linn County Planning & Development's jurisdiction includes un-incorporated areas of Linn County. Planning and Development also provides building services to the cities of Alburnett, Bertram, Center Point, Central City, Ely, Lisbon, Mount Vernon, and Springville. 

View list of work that is exempt from permits

View current construction codes.

View current zoning codes

Rental Housing Complaints

In order to make a complaint, you must be or represent a tenant in the rental unit where the violation exists.  In all cases, you must notify your landlord of your complaint in writing (retaining a copy of the letter) and allow the landlord reasonable time to respond/remedy to the complaint before you notify Linn County Planning & Development or City Staff.  

Citizen Complaint Form

  1. By clicking submit you acknowledge and consent to the information you submit, including your identity, to be treated as a public record pursuant to 22.7(18)(a).

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  4. Would you like a staff member to contact you regarding your complaint?*
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