The mission of the City of Cortland Code Enforcement Division is to provide for the health, safety, and welfare of the residents and visitors of our community through education, enforcement and impartial application of all laws and ordinances under our jurisdiction.
Application to the volunteer component of the Fire Department only requires that you be a healthy, ambitious adult, 18 years or older, of good character, possess a valid drivers license, and provide the commitment to meet the training requirements. Complete an online application now!
Any vacant or abandoned buildings or structures determined to be unsafe must be marked by placards on the front of the structure and on the side of each entrance. Learn more about the different types of vacant building placards.