You may file a complaint about a possible code violation in person, in writing, by phone or email, and online. Please provide us with specific information, such as:
- location of the property and property owner
- nature of complaint
- length of time you have observed the situation
We will investigate alleged violations that are reported anonymously, but having your name and phone number will assist us with follow-up and ensure that we have all the information we need to resolve the matter. Code enforcement investigates complaints regarding zoning, building, and environmental issues in unincorporated Eagle County. If your concern is within an incorporated town, follow the appropriate link to Avon, Basalt, Gypsum, Eagle, Minturn, Red Cliff or Vail.
Code enforcement also works with other outside agencies including:
Army Corps of Engineers: For 404 (discharge to water and wetland) compliance.
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment: For hazardous materials spill notifications; the Water Quality Control Division as it pertains to Storm Water Management Plans required to control erosion from all construction sites that disturbs one or more acres of ground; as well as the Air Pollution Control Division as it relates to open burning, dust, and odors from the various sources within Eagle County.
Colorado Attorney General's Office: For reporting and prosecution of environmental crimes.