The Development Services Department handles many aspects of the development process for the City of West Palm Beach. Development Services has several divisions: Planning & Zoning, Building, and Code Enforcement. The Planning and Zoning Division is responsible for current planning, as well as Historic Preservation, Comprehensive Planning, and Urban Design. Functions of the Building Division are Business Tax, Inspections, Permitting, and Records/Research. The Code Enforcement Division is responsible for Code Enforcement and Chronic Nuisance.
Many questions can be answered, and information found here (see the below links):
Frequently Asked Questions
Permits, Forms and Publications
Electronic Connection and Information