Building Division

Department of Building, Zoning & Planning

Attention Permit Applicants
Florida Building Code (FBC) 2020 - 7th Edition
Is Now In Effect As Of 12/31/2020




Rene Velazco is the  Building Official. His contact information is as follows:

        Phone: (305) 365-8902
        Fax: (305) 365-5556



Joseph Garcell
Chief Building Inspector


        Phone: (305) 365-8941
        Fax: (305) 365-5556


Evaristo "Rey" Crucet
Chief Electrical Inspector


        Phone: (305) 365-8943
        Fax: (305) 365-5556


Plumbing Inspector


        Phone: (305) 365-8942
        Fax: (305) 365-5556


Ron Regula
Chief Mechanical Inspector


Phone: (305) 365-8944
Fax: (305) 365-5556


George Peon
Building Inspector


        Phone: (305) 365-5508
        Fax: (305) 365-5556


Olga Garcia

Zoning Plans Reviewer/Planner


Phone: (305) 365-5502

Fax: (305) 365-5556





Dunia Yera
Permit Clerk


        Phone: (305) 365-5512
        Fax: (305) 365-5556




Contact information for other BZPPW employees can be found in the BZPPW Staff Directory.

The Building Division's primary responsibility is the administration of the Florida Building Code. The Division's staff

  • Provide for the orderly processing and issuance of permits,

  • Perform inspections (Building, Electrical, Plumbing, Mechanical, Zoning and Landscaping) in a timely and safe manner,

  • Insure that construction complies with the provisions of all applicable codes,

  • Verify that contractors have the proper credentials and licenses to perform work in the Village,

  • Insure that all construction work has received building permits,

  • Verify that all remodeling and additions comply with FEMA regulations,

  • Issue Certificates of Occupancy and Certificates of Completion

Property owners and contractors working without permits receive violation notices, fines and penalties.




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