The Nuisance Abatement Program investigates conditions such as trash, rodents, abandoned pools, and unsanitary conditions at residential property in unincorporated areas of Montgomery County. Public health nuisance conditions are resolved through a process of public education and code enforcement.
- Have bulky waste (furniture, major appliances, salvage materials, etc.) picked up promptly to prevent accumulation.
- Clean up animal droppings from kennels, dog runs or yards frequently.
- Stack firewood 12 inches above ground to prevent nesting by rats.
- Maintain swimming pools in a sanitary condition and in good repair to prevent mosquito breeding; secure pools against unauthorized access.