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ENB-18.03 - Get Legal Program Inter-bureau Referrals

GET LEGAL INTER-BUREAU REFERRALS
Administrative Rule Adopted by Office of Neighborhood Involvement
ARB-ENB-18.03

 
Definition:
Assisting customers to legalize significant work that has been done without permit.
 
Summary of Standards:
The Bureau of Development Services provides assistance to citizens who have property where significant work has been done without permits. This program is called the Get Legal Program.
 
Policy:
Neighborhood Inspections refers property owners to the Get Legal Team for assistance when in the course of their inspections they find a property that needs to have significant work legalized. If the property owner applies to the program, the Get Legal Team will determine, on a case by case basis, if the property can be accepted into the program.
 
Neighborhood Inspection has a representative on the Get Legal Team and may send an additional representative to make a presentation to the Get Legal Team regarding a specific property.
 
Neighborhood Inspections will suspend liens on properties in the Get Legal Program if requested by the Bureau of Development Services.

 
HISTORY
Previously published as ONI Policy Number C-15-1.
Effective September 1, 2004
Filed for inclusion in PPD September 30, 2004