Chapter 1.19 of the Pacific Grove Municipal Code sets forth a variety of enforcement options to effectively and timely address Municipal Code and ordinance enforcement matters in order to preserve and protect the quality of life in the neighborhoods and communities of the City of Pacific Grove. The Chapter allows traditional criminal prosecution, civil action and nuisance abatement as enforcement, as well as establishing several administrative enforcement procedures.
The Hearing Officer Panel for the City of Pacific Grove is established under Chapter 3.30 to address alternative enforcement processes in the City. This Administrative Enforcement Panel consists of seven residents of the City, appointed by the Mayor and approved by the Council. (Panel Rules and Regulations)