The 2019 Super Bloom is a natural phenomenon unlike anything the City has ever experienced and demonstrates the extreme beauty of the City of Lake Elsinore. We would like to thank residents and visitors for their patience as we faced substantial challenges related to this international attraction. Find out more at or call the Superbloom Hotline at 951-471-1238 or check the City's social media feeds.

Violation Types


Violation Types and Code Enforcement Issues

This page describes the areas of responsibility of the Code Enforcement Division involving the enforcement of municipal codes, ordinances and state laws. The majority of the subjects covered are enforced by the Code Enforcement Division or are enforced with the assistance of other departments, divisions or agencies.

I. Substandard Property Maintenance

  • Blighted Properties
  • Stagnant Water
  • Inoperable Vehicles
  • Trash Accumulation
  • Overgrown Vegetation & Palm trees

II. Zoning/Business Violations

  • Home Based Occupations
  • Street Vendors
  • The Sign Ordinance
  • Signs on the Public Right-of-ways
  • Business License inspections

III. Parking Enforcement

  • Parking Enforcement
  • Parking/Storing Oversized Vehicles
  • Street Sweeping Enforcement

IV. Other Enforcement

  • Right-of-Way Encroachments
  • Illegal Camping
  • Shopping Carts
  • Graffiti Abatement
  • Unpermitted Dwelling units

       Animal & Vector issues please contact :

  • Animal Friends of the Valley- (951) 674-0618
  • Northwest mosquito and Vector-  951 340-9792