MOUNT VERNON — Since taking office at the beginning of February 2016, Property Maintenance Enforcement Officer Greg Bemiller has had a busy year.
In his 11 months on the job, Bemiller has fielded a total of 806 cases. Of those, 773 were remedied by the owner or tenant, while 16 had to be remedied by the city.
The most common complaint was trash, including garbage, debris including furniture and appliances, with 360 incidents. Of those, only four had to be remedied by the city.