Donna Tyra is employed with the City of Augusta Planning and Development Department as a Unified Code Enforcement Inspection Team Officer II. She is a Certified Property Maintenance Inspector; level II Certified Georgia Association of Code Enforcement attendee with 29 years of experience.
Working in Code Enforcement has allowed Donna to grow as an inspector and understand people and how the government system works. Donna’s purpose is to protect the health safety and general welfare of the citizens of Augusta Georgia. She is committed to providing thorough inspections and reports of code violations related to the property maintenance of interior and exterior of structures to include safety, fire hazards, unsanitary condition, rubbish, overgrowth, odor, hazardous/dead trees, setback violations, accessory structures, home occupations, parking, sign regulations, manufactured homes, unsafe open and vacant structures, etc. Codes that are enforced include International Property Maintenance Code (7-1-16), Public Nuisance Ordinance (7-2-2) Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance (8-5-1) Scrap Tire Ordinance (4-2-72), Mothball Ordinance (7-1-19), Salvage Yards ( 7-2-63), and State Nuisance Abatement Codes (O.C.G.A.).
Donna can be an asset to the Keep Augusta Beautiful Chapter by providing knowledge gained through her experience as a Code Enforcement officer to include common areas of concern within Augusta.