The Van Buren Police Department currently has three Code
Enforcement / Animal Control Officers:
Code Enforcement / Animal Control Officers stay in close contact with the
owners of animals and property that are in non-compliance with
certain codes to assure that each situation is corrected in a timely
manner. Violators of city codes and ordinances are subject to stiff
Here's a quick check list to ensure that you are in
compliance with important city codes and ordinances:
Is your yard clear of debris and/or rubbish?
Do you keep your lawn mowed and trim during the growing seasons?
Is your yard or driveway clear of any non-working and/or
Is your residence, by general standards, appealing and
Are your pets secured by a fence, on a lead with substantial
moving distance or inside the residence?
Are your dogs on a leash when unsecured by a fence, lead or
inside a residence?
Do your pets have current vaccinations and rabies shots from a
Do you have the proper city tag for your pet within the city
Do you have proper city permits to build, renovate or construct
on any facility within the City of Van Buren?
Do you have the proper permit to hold a yard sale or any other
type of sale open to the public and is it properly posted?
This checklist is an abbreviated quick list for you. For further,
more detailed, information on Van Buren City Ordinances and
Codes call Code Enforcement / Animal Control at the Van Buren
Police Department at (479) 474-1234.