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DeKalb homeowners complain of aggressive code enforcement

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Homeowners in DeKalb County are upset over what they say is aggressive code enforcement officials. Homeowners in DeKalb County are upset over what they say is aggressive code enforcement officials.
LITHONIA, Ga. -

Some DeKalb County homeowners are fuming after getting hit with citations. Code enforcement officers blanketed the entire neighborhood with notices to paint and patch up home or face a large fine.

DeKalb County Commissioner Lee May agreed to meet with many of the neighbors after getting so many complaints. The biggest complaint was the threat of a $1,000 fine if they failed to comply. They told him that the action was too aggressive.

See the full report from FOX 5's Morse Diggs by clicking the video above

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