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Portable Basketball Hoops: What are the ordinances regarding portable basketball hoops?
The City of Henderson does not enforce or regulate basketball hoops unless the structures obstruct and/or blocks the sid... (more)

Hanging Trees/Plants: My neighbor's trees/plants are hanging over my property line, what are my rights and ...
This matter is a private property matter between you and your neighbor and the City cannot assist you as there is n... (more)

Neighbors Trash: What can I do about the trash in my neighbors yard?
Our Code Enforcement office can address your concerns. Their number is 702-267-3950 or you can fill out the online requ... (more)

Short Term Vacation Rental: I have questions about a short term vacation rental in my neighborhood - w...
In 2019 the City adopted an ordinance to regulate short term vacation rentals. Please visit the following site for more ... (more)

Code Enforcement Fines, Liens and Violations: Where do I find information regarding fines, liens or outstan...
Please submit an online request for information for Code Enforcement and select the Payoff Fines and Violation Request.... (more)

Loud Construction: What can I do about loud construction noise?
Construction hours for "on-site" construction is from 6am-6pm, seven days a week including holidays, unless the builder ... (more)

Neighbors Yard: What can I do about the overgrown weeds or dead plants in my neighbor's yard?
Our Code Enforcement office can address your concerns. Their number is (702) 267-3950 or you can fill out the online re... (more)

Building Without Permit: How do I report a someone building a patio or pool wtihout a permit?
The City of Henderson Building and Fire and Safety Div... (more)

Home Businesses: I believe my neighbor is running a business out of his home, is that OK?
Home based businesses are permitted to be operated in a residential zone as long as they are licensed with our business ... (more)

Stagnant/Green Pool: What can I do about my neighbor's stagnant pool?
Stagnant pools (pools where the pool pump is not circulating water) can breed insects carrying diseases and our Code Enf... (more)

Garage Sale: I want to hold a garage sale - what's required?
The Development Code allows citizens to hold a personal garage sale 3 days every 6 months. No business license is requ... (more)

Construction Hours: During what hours is it allowable for construction to be done (such as construction in ...
Per Henderson Municipal Code, ... (more)

Plants and Trees On Sidewalk: What can I do about plants, trees or shrubs that are encroaching on the stre...
Our Code Enforcement office can address your concerns. Their number is 702-267-3950 or you can fill out the online reque... (more)

Public Fire Hydrants: Who do I contact regarding maintenance of a public (yellow) fire hydrant?
Our utilities department is primarily responsible for the maintenance of public hydrants. You may contact them at (702) ... (more)

Yard Sale Signs: Where can I place my yard sale signs?
Sings may be placed on your private property. The development code currently prohibits the placement of signs on the rig... (more)

Illegal Dumping: What can I do about illegal dumping on a vacant lot?
Our Code Enforcement office can address your concerns. Their number is (702) 267-3950 or you can fill out the online req... (more)

Construction Dust: What can I do about the dust from construction work my neighbor or another contractor is...
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Substandard Building: The heat is not working in the house that I rent, what can I do?
Our Code Enforcement office can address your concerns. Their number is 702-267-3950 or you can fill out the online requ... (more)

Vacant/Unsecured Building:What can be done about a house that has broken our windows?
Our Code Enforcement office can address your concerns. Their number is 702-267-3950 or you can fill out the online requ... (more)

Illegal Signs/Banners: What can I do about illegal signs or banners?
Our Code Enforcement office can address your concerns. Their number is 702-267-3950 or you can fill out the online reque... (more)