Code Enforcement Temporarily CLOSED Mid-Day

Beginning Tuesday, November 12th, the Code Enforcement / Permit Office will be closed each day from 1pm-2pm for LUNCH. This will last for approximately 3 weeks.

Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.

Operation: BLUE SANTA 2019

 Vidor Police Department will be conducting Operation Blue Santa ("toys for tots") to assist the citizens of the Vidor area. Applications are required for Blue Santa assistance. The age limit for the children is birth to 12yoa.

 You must turn in proof of Vidor area (Vidor ISD) residency, copies of birth certificates or other documentation showing proof of custody of children with the application.

Code Enforcement Job Vacancy : CODE COMPLIANCE ASSISTANT​

We appreciate your interest in employment with the City of Vidor. The City is proud of its diverse workforce. Employees at all levels are selected based on their qualifications, skills, and abilities. Applications may be submitted at any time and are kept on file in the personnel office for one calendar year.

The City of Vidor is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, Veteran status, or genetic information.

Any applicant tentatively selected for employment will be required to submit to testing to screen for illegal drug use prior to employment. Employment is contingent upon a negative drug screen result.



Performs various secretarial/administrative duties such as answering the phones; interacting with the public; filing; typing; writing and responding to emails; completing various paperwork, etc. to assist the Code Enforcement officials with enforcing City Codes and Ordinances; assisting as needed with inspections of violations and complaints; preparing necessary documentation regarding code violations; and working with the public to solve problems with code violations, all which require considerable discretion and specialized knowledge.

Please see Code Compliance Assistant (November 2109).pdf for full job description & qualifications.

pdf Code Compliance Assistant (Nov 2019)
pdf City of Vidor Applications for Employment
May be delivered in person to the Payroll/Personnel department in City Hall or mailed to:
City of Vidor:
ATTN: Payroll/Personnel
1395 North Main Street
Vidor, TX 77662

Homecoming Parade 2019

Warrant Amnesty & Special Sessions for Veterans

November 4, 2019 - November 15, 2019

Warrant fees will be waived for any Veteran that wishes to take care of his/her warrant filed in one of the courts listed below. In addition, some individuals may be eligible for additional fine/fee waivers based on their financial situation. To see if you qualify for additional fine/fee waivers or community service, you will need to bring proof of income.

The Vidor Municipal Court (1330 First St in Vidor) will be hosting a special session on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 beginning at 9:00 a.m. In addition, Orange County Veterans Services, The SouthEast Texas Food Bank, and The Christian Care Center will be at the Court to help any Veteran, court case or not, that would like to come see what services are available for them. Please bring your photo ID and DD form 214.

Court Office (409) 769-7452

The Bridge City Municipal Court (110 Rachal in Bridge City) will also be hosting a special session on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Court Office (409) 735-7726

Orange County Justices Of The Peace Judge Chad Jenkins (3500 Edgar Brown Drive in Orange) and Judge Rodney Price (190 Camp Street #B in Vidor) will be available during regular business hours November 4-15, 2019to help Veterans with violations in their courts.

For help with a Hot Check case filed with the District Attorneys office and ask for the hot check department.

Hot Check Dept (409) 8836764

If you are a Veteran or know a Veteran in need of assistance, we encourage you to stop by. If you have a warrant and/or citation, please take advantage of this opportunity so that the courts can help you resolve your case.

Remember Courts are safe havens and you will NOT be arrested when you come to court.