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About Us

Mission Statement

Through the enforcement of Building, Zoning, Fire, Environmental, Property Maintenance and other ordinances, DNS protects the value of investments in neighborhoods and commercial properties and supports community goals of building safe and healthy neighborhoods and increasing investment and economic vitality throughout the City.


Code Violation Process

An overview of the DNS Code inspection, violation, and enforcement process.


Complaint Process

An overview of the DNS complaint process.


Customer Satisfaction Survey

Please take a moment to tell us about your experience with the permitting, plan review and inspections functions for the City of Milwaukee. Your responses will help as we continue working toward improving our development process.


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City of Milwaukee  

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841 N Broadway
Milwaukee, WI 53202
First Floor

Lake Tower
4001 S 6th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53221

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