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Development Services DEPARTMENT

The Development Services Department is the result of a merging of several existing areas. The consolidation is designed to provide cost effective and efficient services to our residents. Development Services includes the following divisions.

Responsibilities & Services
Development Services provides planning, zoning, development review, permitting and building inspection services for properties within the City limits.  In addition, the department provides IT services to all of the City's user departments except for Public Safety (Police & Fire).

Services Offered by Development Services Include:

  • Annexation Review
  • Building Code Compliance
  • Building Permits & Inspections
  • Comprehensive Planning
  • Development Site & Subdivision Review
  • Historic Preservation Program
  • Impact Fee Program
  • Zoning Requests & Information

Development Services serves as liaison to the following City Boards and Committees:

Development Services is also responsible for administering the following programs:

Telephone & Email
Building:  (727) 942-5617
Engineering:  (727) 942-5608
Planning & Zoning:  (727) 942-5611
Information Technology:  (727) 942-5623
Fax:  (727) 943-4651
Inspection Requests:  (727) 938-6500
Email:  dsinfo@ctsfl.us

Office Location & Hours
All of the department's customer service functions are available in one consolidated location on the 1st floor of City Hall.

Street Address:  Tarpon Springs City Hall, 324 East Pine Street, Tarpon Springs, FL 34689
Hours: 8AM - 5PM, Monday - Friday