Mailing Address

Development Services Dept
Code Enforcement Unit
P.O. Box 839966
San Antonio, Texas
78283-3966

Request for Code Services

Residents: 311
   Outside: (210) 207 6000

Office Phone Numbers

Phone: (210) 207 7881
FAX: (210) 207 0199

Volunteer to Wipeout Graffiti!


Our volunteers work year-round to help keep our city beautiful, please join them as there are many different ways to volunteer.

Community Volunteer Program
Individuals can pick up a supply kit, free of charge, from their respective city council field office. Kits include 1 gallon of recycled paint, wipes for smooth surfaces, roller, brush, safety vest and goggles. After 10 hours of graffiti abatement, participants will have the opportunity to attend a training session to borrow a mobile pressure washer, paint sprayer or City vehicle.

Mini-Graffiti Wipeout
Scheduled for groups of at least 10 volunteers. Paint, supplies and a location are provided for the 1-2 hour clean-ups. Community service hour certificates are also available.

Adopt-a-Dumpster
A partnership between the City of San Antonio and Waste Management graffiti(WM), provides free green paint and supplies to volunteers interested in abating graffiti on Waste Management dumpsters.  How it works in three easy steps!
1.  Obtain signed Right of Entry (ROE) form from property owner
2.  Document (photograph dumpster, if possible) and submit proposed
     project sites(s), and ROE
3.  Upon arrival, Coordinate pick-up/delivery of paint and supplies
     as well as signed liability release forms for all volunteers

Ready to grab a brush? To sign up and learn about other exciting volunteer opportunities, visit the City Volunteer webpage.

Adopt-A-Spot
Provides an opportunity for citizens to adopt a public right-of-way, median, drainage channel, etc to keep it litter and/or graffiti free. Trash bags, paint and rollers are provided. A commitment of 3 clean-ups a year for 2 years is required. Additional information is available by contacting Keep San Antonio Beautiful, (210)219-9596.

Adopt-A-Bus Shelter
Contact VIA Metropolitan Transit at (210)362-2370, to locate a bus shelter in an area near you. Adopters' will be asked to assist in the removal of debris weekly, report the need for repairs or graffiti removal, and to report the need for security.