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.


Neighborhood Participation Meetings (Remote)

4498 North Dixie Highway- Thursday, June 4, 2020 at 6:30 P.M.

Meeting Location: Zoom Virtual Meeting
Login Information: Phone: +13017158592,,93833786454# or +13126266799,,93833786454#
Meeting URL:
Meeting ID: 938 3378 6454

Current Development Applications:

View Interactive Map of Current Development Applications

Residential Applications
Commercial Applications

Mixed-Use Applications



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