Community Development


City buildings are closed to the public in response to the Coronavirus pandemic beginning Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at 5:30 p.m.

Community Development Department employees are working and available by phone during normal working hours at:

  • Main number:  954-597-3530 

  • Business Revenue: 954-597-3537

  • Code Compliance: 954-597-3425

  • Housing :  954-597-3538 or 954-597-3529

  • Zoning Inspections Information: 954-597-3548

  • Planning and Zoning Questions: 954-597-3533 or 954-597-3536

The Special Magistrate hearing scheduled for April 1 is cancelled. If you have a case pending you will be notified by mail when a new date is determined.

The Planning Board meeting for April 1, 2020 and the Development Review Committee meeting for April 9, 2020 are cancelled.

For updates on the City’s response to the Coronavirus, visit or call the Citizens Hotline at (954) 718-1800


"The Community Development Department oversees growth and development in the City of Tamarac. The department is comprised of five divisions: Planning and Zoning, Business Revenue, Housing, Code Compliance, and Economic Development."

For detailed information, please visit the individual division sites: