Zilker Neighborhood Association
Austin, Texas 78704


Type of Violation Summary of Requirement To Report A Violation
Tall Weeds and Grass Grass and weeds must be less than 12 inches tall. Call 311 or report online.
Inadequate Erosion Controls
at Construction Sites
All construction sites must install and maintain temporary erosion controls to prevent contaminated runoff. Call 24-hr hotline at 512-974-2550 if sediment is actively leaving the site or report by email otherwise
Cutting Down Protected Trees Cutting down trees greater that 19" in diameter requires a permit from the City of Austin. Call 311, report online,
or email the City Arborist.
Right-of-Way Maintenance
(Trees and Vegetation)
Limbs and vegetation must be trimmed back from the edge of and at least 8 feet above sidewalk. Call 311 or report online.
Excessive Sound or Noise A person may not make an unreasonable noise between the hours of 10:30 p.m. and 7 a.m. or create a sound or vibration more than 30 feet from a vehicl.. Call 311.

Other Common Code Violation Not Listed Above (link).

City of Austin Code Department (main webpage link)

City of Austin Citizen Connect (tracks code complaints; replaces the former Code and Permit Tracker)