Land Development Regulations
Each Section of the Land Development Regulations is provided below, and should be used for informational purposes only in researching for or beginning a new development proposal. It is strongly encouraged that a member of Staff be consulted prior to submitting any development proposal. The last update of the LDRs occured on October 14, 2014, and is reflected in the links below.
NOTE: Staff is presently updating the LDRs in accordance with those Ordinances which have been approved by the City Commission since October 1, 2014. Please refer to those Ordinances listed on the LDR Updates page.
HELPFUL HINT: To find more information on the Ordinances referenced next to those LDRs which have been amended, go to the City Clerk's page and look up the Ordinance number within the Document Archives.
Article 4.4 Base Zoning District All Zoning Districts are individually listed below. Please refer to the Zoning Map to find which district regulations are applicable for each property.
Section 4.4.13 Central Business District NOTE: The Central Business District (CBD) regulations were repealed and replaced with Ordinance 02-15, and further amended by Ordinance 27-15 and Ordinance 28-15.
Section 4.4.28 Central Business District Railroad Corridor The CBD-RC Zoning District was repealed in 2015; all associated regulations have been placed within Section 4.4.13, CBD.
Article 4.5 Overlay and Environmental Management Districts Section 4.5.1 provides regulations applicable to historic districts and those properties which are individually listed on the Local Register of Historic Places. Compliance with these regulations is required in addition to those for each zoning district.
Article 4.6 Supplemental District Regulations Article 4.6 includes Special District Boundary Treatments-4.6.4, regulations for walls, fences, and hedges-4.6.5, Signs-4.6.7, Lighting-4.6.8, Parking-4.6.9, Sight Visibility-4.6.14, Swimming Pools-4.6.15, Landscaping-4.6.16, Architectural Elevations and Aesthetics-4.6.18, Trees-4.6.19.