Information for New Residents

Welcome to the beautiful City of Fayetteville, Arkansas! The City of Fayetteville wants all residents to understand our City codes. Below is a list of common code violations:

  • Inoperable Vehicles - Any vehicle that is not able to be driven on the street is considered inoperable and should be parked only in an enclosed garage or covered carport.
  • Junk and Debris in Yard - Brush, furniture, appliances, junk and other items should be kept out of the yard.
  • Overgrown Grass/Weeds - Mow your yard. Grass should be kept shorter than 8 inches. On vacant lots, grass should be kept shorter than 18 inches.
  • Over-occupancy - No more than 4 unrelated people are allowed to occupy a residence in a Multi-Family Zone. No more than 3 unrelated people are allowed to occupy a residence in a Single Family Zone.
  • Parking in the Yard - Park in the driveway or where there is a maintained parking spot. The maximum number of vehicles allowed on a single family property is 4.
Check out The Basics to learn more about our codes as well as other city codes that residents frequently have questions about.

You can also follow the link to view the full Fayetteville City Code.