City of Hartford Zoning Enforcement

What We Do

The Zoning Enforcement Officers (ZEOs) are members of the Department of Development Services - Planning Division. They review and ensure compliance with the Hartford zoning regulations. Their duties involves investigating alleged zoning violations inside the city limits.

The ZEOs conduct inspections of properties throughout the city to determine compliance with zoning and, when necessary, they notify owners of observed violations and methods by which to correct those violations. Compliance with the zoning regulations can be achieved through education, resource referral, and, if necessary, via notices, citations, or fines.

What We Do

The Zoning Enforcement Officers (ZEOs) are members of the Department of Development Services - Planning Division. They review and ensure compliance with the Hartford zoning regulations. Their duties involves investigating alleged zoning violations inside the city limits.

The ZEOs conduct inspections of properties throughout the city to determine compliance with zoning and, when necessary, they notify owners of observed violations and methods by which to correct those violations. Compliance with the zoning regulations can be achieved through education, resource referral, and, if necessary, via notices, citations, or fines.

  • Reporting Violations

    3 months ago

    Inspections for zoning violations are handled on a complaint basis. The Planning Division depends greatly on the general public to get in contact with concerns about zoning violations. Call Hartford 311 or submit a concern below when zoning violations, or suspected violations, are found.


    Item submitted below can be done so anonymously. Please include the address of the property and details about what is going on there and we will take a look. 

    Inspections for zoning violations are handled on a complaint basis. The Planning Division depends greatly on the general public to get in contact with concerns about zoning violations. Call Hartford 311 or submit a concern below when zoning violations, or suspected violations, are found.


    Item submitted below can be done so anonymously. Please include the address of the property and details about what is going on there and we will take a look. 

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