Building Inspection Division


The Building Inspection Division's primary responsibility is to inspect all buildings, structures, and facilities within City limits to protect the public health, safety, and general welfare by ensuring compliance with state and local building code regulations. Some of the activities related to enforcing the Florida Building Code include:

  • Issuing building permits
  • Conducting Florida Building Code inspections
  • Reviewing permit applications and construction documents related to new construction and alterations to existing buildings

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  1. Construction Hours
  2. Code Regulations

Pursuant to Ordinance Number 2006-7929, Construction Hours are 8 am to 6 pm, Monday through Saturday. It is unlawful to erect (including excavate), demolish, alter and/or repair any building at any time on Sundays or the following observed holidays: 

  • New Years Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day