The Code Enforcement Department seeks to maintain and improve of the quality of life and property within the City of Bolivar through administering fair and unbiased code enforcement. It is responsible for protecting the safety, health and welfare of the citizens by ensuring buildings, structures and land use activities comply with the rules set forth in the Bolivar Municipal Code, the Property Maintenance Code and other adopted building codes. As a result, an attractive, livable city is promoted, property values are improved and community growth is encouraged. To file a complaint with the Code Enforcement Department please complete the following form and submit it by email or by dropping it off at City Hall. Please be very descriptive of the complaint and include any other applicable information which is not listed on the form.
Code Enforcement Complaint Report: code-enforcement-complaint-form_fillable
Contact Code Enforcement Department:
Office Hours: Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Bolivar City Hall
345 South Main Avenue
Bolivar, MO 65613
Code Enforcement Officer
The following lists sections of the Bolivar Municipal Code which relate to the Code Enforcement Department:
- Title V. Building and Construction, Chapter 500: Building Code, Article VIII. Property Maintenance Code
- Section 235.010: Public Nuisances
- Section 410.290: Inoperable or Unlicensed Motor Vehicle Storage – Temporary Permit Authorized
Code Enforcement Procedures:
To better understand the procedures established by the regulating codes, the Code Enforcement Department created step-by-step flow charts to illustrate the processes. Click on the following links to view the chart.
Flow Chart for Code Enforcement 2016 (1)