Planning & Zoning

To speak with a Planning & Zoning staff member call 954-630-4333, Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Services


The Planning and Zoning Division provides the following services:
  • Conducts special studies
  • Ensures proposed development uses are consistent and compatible with surrounding zoning districts and uses
  • Guides citizens, developers and builders in the processing of development approvals, including site plans, plats, rezoning, conditional uses, and variances
  • Maintains and updates the City's Comprehensive Plan and Land Development Code
  • Maintains site data records (City's Code of Ordinances)
  • Provides technical assistance to the City Commission, Planning and Zoning Advisory Board, and Board of Adjustment
  • Presides over Development Review Committee (DRC)
  • Reviews site plans, plats, rezoning, and other land development applications to determine compliance with the City's Land Development Code regulations and Comprehensive Plan
  • Tracks and monitors development within the City

Development Review Committee (DRC)


The purpose of Development Review Committee (DRC) is for various City departments to complete a technical review of proposed developments and provide written comments for the applicant.

DRC Applications Received:

  • Land Use Plan Amendment -- Former Oak Tree Golf Course
    To view the application materials for this proposed application, click here.
  • Bahama Breeze -- Caribbean Restaurant Chain
    To view the application materials for this proposed application, click here.
  • PJ's Corner Pocket -- Bar/Package Store
    To view the application materials for this proposed application, click here.
  • Residence Inn -- by Marriott Hotels
    To view the application materials for this proposed application, click here.
 

Mission


To ensure that properties meet or exceed development standards established by the City Commission through application of the Land Development Code and Comprehensive Plan.