Code Violation/Property Complaint

Report City Code Violations such as:  

  • Nuisance issues - High grass and weeds, junk, trash or debris, junk or untagged vehicles on street. 
  • Property Maintenance issues - Broken windows, porch collapse, rain spouts down, etc. 
  • Housing Code issues - unlicensed rentals, no water or heat in a rental property, etc. 
  • Building Code issues - non-permitted construction, fence installation, etc. 
  • Zoning issues -  Operating an unlicensed business in residential zone, chickens kept in back yard, etc.  

Learn about what is/is not a code violation:  City of Cumberland Code of Ordinances

There are several ways to report code violations:

1.  The online portal offers 24/7 access to report code violations

2.  Call the Community Development Department at 301-722-2000, extension 5600

3.  Send an Email to: