Code Enforcement

Code Enforcement & Animal Control Supervisor
Linda Cathey
1395 North Main Street
Vidor, Texas 77662
Fax: (409) 769-0098
Code Enforcement Assistant
Susan Rushing - Code Enforcement Assistant
Susan Rushing
1395 North Main Street
Vidor, Texas 77662
Code Enforcement Assistant
Whitney Helton - Code Enforcement Assistant
Whitney Helton
1395 North Main Street
Vidor, Texas 77662

Our Mission

The City of Vidor’s Code Enforcement department’s mission is to maintain, protect, and improve the health, safety, and welfare of our citizens and guests.

Responsibilities

The Code Enforcement department’s responsibilities include: executing the duties of the Building Official for residential and commercial construction; serving as Flood Plain Administrator; enforcing applicable city ordinances; issuing of permits for various projects; and supervising electrical, plumbing, and HVAC inspectors. 
Our Goals

Our goals include:
1. To make the City of Vidor a safer and cleaner place to live, work, and visit.
2. To work with our citizens and business owners to promote responsible property standards and maintenance.
3. To provide prompt, courteous, and professional service.
4. To educate the public to encourage citizen participation, cooperation, and compliance. 

Burn Permits No Longer Required

Burn permits are no longer required, however, a burn ordinance is still in place. Please see the burn guidelines laid out below.
Guidelines For Burning
Permit Fee Schedule  
Total Job CostPermit Fees
$1,000 or less $25.00
$1,000 to $50,000 $25.00 plus $5.00 per thousand
$50,000 to $100,000 $270.00 plus $4.00 per thousand
$100,000 to $500,000 $470.00 plus $3.00 per thousand
$500,000 and up $1,670.00 plus $2.00 per thousand
Moving Permit $100.00
Demolition Permit $50.00