Planning & Zoning Board


To act in an advisory capacity, as it relates to the subject of planning and zoning, to provide for the orderly growth and development of the City.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Serve as a local planning agency as set forth in the Local Government Comprehensive Planning and Land Development Regulation Act (F.S. 163.3161 et seq.)
  • Act in an advisory capacity to the governing body, to conduct investigations and hold public hearings upon following:
  • Zoning and Land Use
  • Vacated and abandonment of streets and alleys
  • Platting Site Plan
  • Variances, SEW, sign waivers and any other development related requests


  • Seven member group appointed by the City Commission
  • Two alternate members
  • Three-year terms 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Full-time resident of the City for not less than a period of six (6) months
  • Well versed in environmental and planning and zoning matters
  • Ability to interpret architectural drawings, zoning regulations, the City’s land use plan and be supportive of the City’s growth fostering health, safety and welfare of its residents
  • At least five (5) members of the board should possess the following experience
  • Employed in a site planning, engineering, building inspector or similar profession

Meeting Schedule:

First (1st) Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m.