Planning & Zoning

To speak with a Planning & Zoning staff member call 954-630-4423, Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.


 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
  • For questions on zoning verification letters, please contact: Rick Buckeye, 954-630-4345 or by e-mail 

Outdoor Storage and Fencing Incentive Program:  
Outdoor Storage and Fencing Incentive Program Application
Outdoor Storage and Fencing Community Meeting -- February 27, 2019

For more information, please contact:
Melissa Alvarado

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.

Current Maps

Current Studies

Neighborhood Participation Meetings

Oakland Park Square 3701 and 3801 North Dixie Highway
Date: Thursday, March 25, 2021
Time: 6:30 pm
Meeting Location: Zoom Virtual Meeting
Phone: (312) 626 6799 or (646) 558 8656
Meeting ID: 
984 1900 8038

Docs Tattoos 123 West Prospect Road
Date: Monday, April 5, 2021
6:30 PM
Meeting Location: 
Zoom Virtual Meeting
+1 301 715 8592 or +1 312 626 6799
Meeting ID: 
996 2842 7745

Current Development Applications: 

View Interactive Map of Current Development Applications

Residential Applications 

Commercial Applications   

Institutional Applications  

Mixed-Use Applications

 ***Archived Projects***


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