The Real Estate Services Division(RES) coordinates Nuisance Abatement activities on the following types of properties:
- Decommissioned and vacant City owned buildings
- Vacant City owned land
Nuisance abatement services are restricted by funding to boarding, fencing, weed abatement, trash removal, homeless encampment clean-up and graffiti removal.
To report an issue with a City owned vacant property, contact RES at (213) 922-8500 and ask for the Nuisance Abatement Coordinator.
Please be prepared to provide the following information:
- Address of property or Assessor Parcel No. (APN) if you know it
- Description of issue
- Photographs if possible
- Name and contact number for follow-up
The RES does not provide Nuisance Abatement activities on:
- Private property
- City or tenant occupied City Facilities or lots
Highways, Public streets, alleys or sidewalks. - For clean-ups of these areas, call the Bureau of Street Services, at (800) 996-2489, or the Bureau of Sanitation for Homeless Encampments or Illegal Dumping, at (213) 773-2489.
Call (213) 922-8500 and ask for the Nuisance Abatement Coordinator.