Code Enforcement News

Signs in Right-of-Way

Within the city limits of Wichita Falls it is unlawful to place a sign upon a public right-of-way, this includes political signs. The right-of-way is generally defined as being the area starting at the back of the curb and extending 10 feet into the property. Signs placed within 10 feet of the curb will be subject to immediate removal by the city. See the full ordinance here: Signs on public right-of-way

Temporary storage unit ordinance

A city ordinance regulating the placement and duration of temporary storage units on residential properties went into effect September 1, 2018. The ordinance defines temporary storage units as well as specifies where the units may be placed and how long the unit may remain. For the full ordinance please follow the link. Temporary Storage Units