Planning & Zoning Forms
The Planning & Zoning Division is responsible for long-range and comprehensive planning; current or neighborhood and project planning; maintenance and administration of the City's zoning code, which includes administration of sign permits and the Certificate of Use program.
To plan and facilitate quality development and redevelopment, promote neighborhood sustainability, and facilitate the enhancement of the human and natural environment of the City.
On July 2, 2018, the City Commission approved changes to Chapter 78 of the Deerfield Beach Land Development Code related to the Community Appearance Board (CAB). Development projects must now follow the requirements adopted under Ordinance 2018/023.
The Community Appearance Board is responsible for the aesthetic appearance of the City and provides recommendations to the City Commission on development regarding building elevations, landscaping, building materials, signage
- Changes to project submittal requirements and project processing.
- Creation of Special Architectural Districts.
- New Language regarding minimum standards for building materials signs, lighting, open space, parking lots and landscaping.
- Clarification on projects which are exempt from Community Appearance Board review.
For further information, including copies of the adopted Ordinance and Special Architectural Districts map, please contact the Planning & Zoning Division at 954-480-4206.
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