Ethical Standards of Conduct: Ordinance and Ways to File a Complaint

Ordinance No. 3479
This ordinance is for the purpose of amending the Code of Ordinances, Chapter 2, Article III, Code of Ethics; establishing additional ethical standards of conduct applicable to City Officers (elected officials and board members); amending the complaint process for violation of the code of conduct; adding the requirement for annual sexual harassment training; providing a repealing clause and an effective date.

Ways to File a Complaint

If you feel you have been the victim of sexual harassment by a City official:


  • View the Code of Ethics Complaint Procedure and Form
  • Submit a written complaint:
    1. By mail to the attention of the City Secretary at P O Box 819010, Farmers Branch, TX 75381-9010
    2. By email to the City Secretary's office
    3. Or call 972.919.2503.