Code Enforcement

Cumberland County is committed to providing a beautiful, safe and healthy environment for all its citizens. To achieve this goal, the county seeks to clean up areas visible from roads and adjacent properties where there are abandoned vehicles, trash and junkyards.

Reporting Violations

If you would like to make a complaint or have any questions, please contact the Planning and Zoning Department. Complaints do not have to provide their name in order to file a complaint. The names of those making a zoning complaint are kept confidential and are not subject to disclosure.

Local Biosolids Monitoring

The Virginia Department of Environmental Quality is the state agency that permits the land application of biosolids in Cumberland County. Farmers apply biosolids as a fertilizer to the soil. Prior to being applied to the land, the biosolid material is stabilized with lime at a waste water treatment plant.

If you have any questions or concerns with the use of biosolids in Cumberland County, please contact the Planning and Zoning Department.