Code Enforcement Education Guides

Successful code compliance methods always begin with education. Our Code Enforcement Officer is out in the community either investigating reported concerns or proactively identifying violations. Most often property owners are unaware they are violating code. A remedy and resolution often occur after simply informing and educating the property owner.

We have created educational guides for our most common violations.

Guide to Structure Maintenance and Appearance

Several sections of City Code exist to ensure that various structures types are maintained to a level as to not create a public nuisance and to protect the value and enjoyment of properties by ensuring the structures upon are kept to a standard which will reduce the likelihood of deterioration and structural integrity.

Guide to Property Address Identifiers

In order to make certain that emergency personnel can quickly and easily identify your location, the Saint Anthony Village Zoning Code requires that all properties display the legal address numbers, in a manner prescribed within the code. This document will identify the expectations and serve as a how-to guide for Saint Anthony Village residents and business owners.

Guide to Parking Requirements

In order to provide remedies to combat offensive or injurious conditions or activities that are a nuisance, create blight or a hazard to the surrounding community, St Anthony Village has in place several codes to control such conditions. This document will identify the expectations and serve as a how-to guide for Saint Anthony Village residents and business owners.

Guide to Yard Maintenance and Landscaping

Our goal is to continue to keep the City of St. Anthony a clean, safe and visually appealing place for residents to live, work, learn and play. We want to achieve voluntary compliance through both reported and discovered code violations all while educating those involved. This document will identify the expectations and serve as a how to guide for Saint Anthony Village residents and business owners.

Guide to Fences and Retaining Walls

In order to make certain that emergency personnel can quickly and easily identify your location, the Saint Anthony Village Zoning Code requires that all properties display the legal address numbers, in a manner prescribed within the code. This document will identify the expectations and serve as a how to guide for Saint Anthony Village residents and business owners.

Guide to Storage and Nuisance Storage

In order to provide remedies to combat conditions or activities that are considered a “nuisance” to the surrounding community, St Anthony Village has in place several codes to aid in the control of those nuisances.  This document will identify the expectations and serve as a how to guide for Saint Anthony Village residents and business owners.

Guide to Pools and Hot Tubs/Spas

The legal definition of a swimming pool is broad and covers many types of pools. This document shall serve to provide guidance as to what is a very lengthy and detailed set of requirements for those residents who wish to add pools and or hot tub/spas, whether above or below ground.  It is ultimately the resident’s responsibility to comply with all aspects of the code.  Sections 150.050 –150.058 provide the complete language on pools and their requirements.



  1. Physical Address
    3505 Silver Lake Road
    St. Anthony Village, MN 55418

    Phone: 612-782-3438