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    Anti-Blight

    New Haven attempts to combat blight through our Anti-Blight enforcement.

    Please call 203.946.7090 to report blight.

    BLIGHT IS UNSIGHTLY AND DETRACTS FROM THE QUALITY OF LIFE IN ARE NEIGHBORHOODS. PLEASE REPORT BLIGHT TO LCI AND WE WILL DO OUR BEST TO REMOVE IT!

    Anti-Blight Summary

    The ordinance sets a minimum standard for property maintenance so as to assure that properties within the city be maintained. It also creates a standard for quality of life in New Haven.

    Violations of the Ordinance:

    Violations of this ordinance shall result in a fine up to one hundred dollars ($100.00) or the maximum amount authorized by state statutes or this Code for each day that said violation continues.

    Resolution of Issues

    Upon the failure, neglect or refusal of any owner so notified to correct, remove or abate such violations which are dangerous to the public health, safety or welfare within ten (10) calendar days after receipt of the written notice, the City may cause such abatement by city staff or an independent contractor engaged by the city of such violation(s) at the expense of the owner of the premises where such violation(s) exist.

    For more information please contact LCI at 203.946.8373

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    BLIGHTContact Name: Livable City Initiative

    Contact Phone: 203-946-7090

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