Code Enforcement

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The Code Enforcement component provides those services most commonly associated with the enforcement of code violations relating to public comfort, health, and safety.


The Department is committed to responding to complaints as well as developing a systematic method of identifying and addressing offenses related to code violations.

Help protect our Quality of Life

The City of Alamogordo Code Enforcement Department works to resolve issues through fair and balanced enforcement of City ordinances related to environmental concerns, property maintenance standards, public nuisances, and zoning or land use violations. Help us to ensure an exceptional living environment by preventing, identifying, and reporting code violations. 

Call 575-439-4375 to report a concern.

Or send a form to report a concern. (Submit online)

Code Violations

  1. Advertising
  2. Businesses to Be Licensed
  3. Garbage & Refuse
  4. Recreational Vehicles
  5. Graffiti
  6. Sidewalks
  7. Vegetation
  8. Water Conservation

Authority to regulate and prohibit use of streets and other public grounds for signs, posting of handbills and advertisements.

Code Classifications

  • 3-01-010 Placing signs on poles, etc.
  • 3-01-015 Temporary signs
  • 3-01-020 Signs, banners across streets
  • 3-01-030 Destroying lawful posters
  • 3-01-040 Marking on streets, sidewalks prohibited
  • 3-01-050 Sound vehicles restricted
  • 3-01-060 Stickers on Vehicles