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Development Services Department Update (April 18, 2020)

Post Date:04/18/2020 10:42 PM

The Development Services Department is here to help during this difficult time of Covid-19.

Please review the following updates and information for permit and development application review


Building Division To limit contact and prevent the spread of the virus, Issuance of Building Permits and the Submittal of new Permit Applications are available on a limited basis by appointment only by calling 561.243.7200, Option 2 or 3. 

New Permit Application submittals will begin on Monday, April 20, 2020. 

Suspended until further notice:

  • Inspections of occupied residential and commercial buildings

 Limited process until further notice:

  • Limited inspections for exterior work and unoccupied commercial and residential projects are available.

 Performed remotely:

  • Building Permit Plan Review for permits in process
  • Conference calls with Applicants

For general questions and assistance, please call 561.243.7200, choose Option 2 or 3, or email


Historic Preservation, Planning & Zoning

Suspended until further notice:

  • Board Hearings, including Site Plan Review and Appearance Board, Historic Preservation Board, Planning and Zoning Board, and Board of Adjustment.

Limited process until further notice:

  • New Development Applications, Resubmittals, and Zoning Certificates of Use, may be submitted via digital submission and US Mail, including fee submission, after a pre-submittal phone conference. Please call 561-243-7040, ext. 6055 for assistance.

Performed remotely:

  • Development Application review.
  • Conference calls with Applicants

For general questions and assistance, please call 561.243.7040, or email

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