The Planning & Zoning Division provides for the comprehensive review and approval of all development within the City of West Palm Beach.
In addition, the Division is responsible for the implementation and enforcement of all construction codes, occupational licensing, current and long range land use planning, neighborhood revitalization, downtown redevelopment, historic preservation, and annexation.
Planning & Zoning is responsible for the implementation of the City’s Comprehensive Plan
and the enforcement of the Downtown Master Plan
, Historic Preservation Ordinance [see Ch. 94, Article II, Sec. 94-46]
, and Zoning Codes [see Ch. 94]
The Division takes a proactive role in changing codes, regulations, and practices as needed so that development occurs in a manner consistent with the City’s vision of a sustainable community.