City Creates Hotline to Report Property Maintenance and Junked Car Violations

March 13, 2019
By: Dwayne Page

Since the City of Smithville has signaled stronger enforcement of the property maintenance ordinance coupled with passage of a new junked car ordinance residents have been coming forward to report violations.

In fact, Mayor Josh Miller said there have been so many complaints in recent days that the city has decided to set up a hotline and email account just for this purpose.

To report a violation of the city’s property maintenance or junked car ordinance please text 615-684-4852 only between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and include a picture of the property in violation. You may also send an email message and picture at cityofsmithville@icloud.com. Complainants will remain anonymous.

Mayor Miller said all complaints will be investigated.