Community Development

The Town of Lake Park Community Development Department is a full-service department responsible for all planning and building, and the enforcement of the Town's Code of Ordinances.  The Department's primary mission is to provide a platform that encourages appropriate growth and development within the guidelines and boundaries of the Town's Code of Ordinances, while at the same time assisting community businesses and residents in the best way possible.  The Department strives to deliver the highest level of customer service and works in partnership with the community, while applying methods that preserve the quality of life and implement the Town's vision for the future.

The Community Development Director acts as the principal urban planner for the Department and is responsible for all projects and initiatives performed through the following three Departmental Divisions:

Planning & Zoning -  Please call (561) 881-3320 for planning and zoning related inquiries.

Building - For permit-related information please call (561) 881-3318.  INSPECTION REQUESTS can be emailed to - include your Name, Phone Number, Permit Number, and Type of Inspection.  Inspections are only scheduled one day in advance and requests must be received before 4pm the day prior. PLEASE NOTE: INSPECTIONS WILL BE CONDUCTED BETWEEN 9:00 A.M. - 3:00  P.M. (an exact time is not provided).

Code Compliance - For Code of Ordinances code violation related information, or to submit a concern, please call (561) 881-3321,or email

The Department ensures that the Town's structures and natural environments are protected and enhanced according to the desires of the community and the letter of the Code.  The Town Code of Ordinances can be accessed by clicking on the following link, or by visiting

NEW FEMA Flood Maps EFFECTIVE October 5, 2017 NEW Floodplain Management Regulations. Please contact the Community Development Department with any questions (561-881-3319). All of Palm Beach County’s interactive maps can also be accessed using the following link: ”.  See the main page of the Town website for additional FLOOD/FEMA-related information.

Community Development Staff provides support to the Town Commission, Planning and Zoning Board, Historic Preservation Board, Local Planning Agency (LPA), and Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA). 


Nadia DiTommaso, Community Development Director

Phone: (561) 881-3319

Fax:  (561) 881-3323

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