Posts Tagged ‘general ordinance authority; police power; ordinance enforcement; nuisance abatement’

Ordinance Enforcement Basics

Monday, February 1st, 2016

I am often asked about the steps that local governments may take to enforce their ordinances. This blog post describes the basic enforcement options available to cities and counties.  It is adapted from a section of my chapter General Ordinance Authority in County and Municipal Government in North Carolina (2d ed. 2014). (Shameless plug:  The […]