Whitney Carroll, Esq., AICP
Executive Director, Planning, Zoning & Building Department

Cindy Hoskin, JD
Deputy Director, Planning, Zoning & Building Department

Lisa Amara, Zoning Director

Brenda Conner, Administrative Director

Thuy Shutt, Planning Director

Michele D. Pagan, Code Enforcement Director

Doug Wise, Building Director​​

Richard Torrance, Interim Contractors Certification Director

Latest News

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    Building Division Recognizes Outstanding Employees

    The Planning, Zoning and Building Department's (PZB) Building Division held its semi-annual Employee Appreciation event on June 28, 2024. ...

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    Building Division Staff Attend Annual Conference

    Building Division staff recently attended the Building Officials Association of Florida Annual Conference in Orlando which also featured representatives from the International Code Council and other building safety industry stakeholders ...

  • On-Demand, Remote Video Inspections

    On-Demand, Remote Video Inspections

    The Palm Beach County Building Division offers remote video inspections for contractors on certain home renovation projects. ...

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    Congratulations to Richard Torrance

    I am very pleased to announce Richard “Rick” Torrance as the Interim Director of the Contractors Certification Division. Rick has been with the county for over 32 years, 28 of which with PZB. Rick has extensive experience with code and regulatory enforcement and compliance as a Code Enforcement O ...

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    Know Your Risk/Reduce Your Risk

    Just one inch of water in your home can cause $25,000 in property damage. Learn what you can do to protect your property at reducefloodrisk.org. ...