• Code Enforcement Information

    Mission Statement

     

    The Johnstown Police Department Code Enforcement Unit provides a proactive approach by maintaining a clean, healthy and safe environment through public education, compliance and enforcement..

  • ANIMAL CONTROL INFORMATION

    All dogs picked up by the Johnstown Police Department are taken directly to the Larimer Humane Society.  To claim your animal, please call (970) 226-3647.

     

    Shelter Location

    6317 Kyle Avenue, Fort Collins, CO.

    www.larimerhumane.org

     

    If the Larimer Humane Society does not have your dog, you may also want to contact the Humane Society of Weld County by calling (970) 506-9550 or going to their website weldcountyhumane.org.

     

    Common Code Violations

     

    Dog-At-Large, Failure to License Dog, Barking Dogs, Neglect & Abuse

     

    NOTE:  THE JOHNSTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT IS NOT A SURRENDER SITE FOR STRAY OR UNWANTED ANIMALS.

     

    Dog Licensing

     

    Dog licenses may be obtained at the Johnstown Town Hall - 450 South Parish Avenue.

    (Proof of current rabies vaccination required)

    Licenses are valid for only 1 year and must be renewed by April of each year.

    FEES:

    $4.00 PER DOG, PER YEAR IF SPAYED OR NEUTERED

    $10.00 PER DOG, IF NOT

     

    Cats

     

    Johnstown does not have a cat ordinance.  The police department will not impound cats, unless a bite has occurred or the cat has an obvious disease.

     

     

  • Parking Enforcement

    Common Code Violations

     

    Abandoned/Inoperable vehicles

     

    Detached trailers (no trailer shall be detached from a towing vehicle and left standing in any public right-of-way)

     

    Attached trailers (not to exceed 24 hours)

     

    Expired registration

     

    Over-size and weight vehicles on public and private property.

  • Property Code Enforcement

    ACCUMULATION OF TRASH

     

    Debris on premises prohibited and declared a nuisance.

     

    OVERGROWTH OF VEGETATION AND NOXIOUS WEEDS ON PREMISES

     

    Weeds shall be cut close to the ground ad kept so cut.

     

    SIDEWALKS - SNOW & ICE

     

    Duty to keep sidewalks clear of obstructions