Nuisance & Blights

Monticello utilizes city ordinances to address common property-related problems within neighborhoods. Our ordinances include regulations related to:

Each of these ordinances is aimed at balancing the need to help ensure the general health, safety and welfare of citizens while protecting individual property rights.

Connect with Neighbors

In addition to the ordinances, the City encourages homeowners to connect with their neighbors. Getting to know your neighbors is one of the best ways to ensure your neighborhood stays vibrant and safe.

Secure & Maintained Properties

The City also works to contact the banks, real estate firms or others who may be holding foreclosed properties in neighborhoods. The goal is to help ensure these properties are secure and properly maintained.

Abandoned House
Trash in Yard