Cobb County Government

Nuisance Abatement

Abatement: a·bate·ment - the ending, reduction, or lessening of something

To open up a Nuisance case, the complainant must send in a complaint letter including:

  • Nuisance Location
  • A Brief Discription of the Complaint
  • 5 Signatures of Unincorperated Cobb County citizens

and must be mailed to:

Community Developement
Attn: Nuisance Abatement
P.O. Box 649 Marietta, GA 30061
The complaint should charge at least one of the following with regard to the property:
  • Property is unfit for human habitation or for commercial, industrial, or business use and not in compliance with applicable codes
  • Property is vacant and being used in connection with the commission of drug crimes
  • Property constitutes an endangerment to the public health or safety as a result of unsanitary or unsafe conditions

For any questions related to Housing and/or Nuisance Abatement, please call the division at 770-528-2044.