File a Complaint

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How to report a City of Kelso code violation or animal complaint 


File an online complaint:  Online Complaint Form

If you wish to fill out a form by hand you can print a copy from our online forms section or you may visit our office at 203 S. Pacific Ave to obtain a form.

Please ensure accuracy of all information submitted in your complaint, and include your information, the property address or a detailed description including nearest address if the property address is not known, and specific nature of your complaint (i.e., tall grass, junk abandoned vehicle, trash etc.).  We do not accept anonymous complaints.

This service is NOT intended for emergencies, or urgent problems that endanger life or property. For those concerns, please call 911. Submissions to this website are only monitored during normal business hours (8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday-Thursday, excluding holidays).