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Doug Hoerth
Chief Inspector

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Housing/Code Enforcement


The City of Fond du Lac administers a fair and unbiased enforcement program to correct violations of municipal codes and land use requirements.

The municipal code includes regulations for property maintenance and public nuisance issues to maintain a desirable environment for the citizens of the community. The municipal code is a searchable document; a link is provided below. 


Please contact the Building Inspection Division at (920) 322-3570 with questions regarding City regulations. 


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