community sustainability

The City of Lake Worth Beach has adopted a variety of innovative and significant incentives to encourage private investment and to facilitate a robust, sustainable city. Density, Intensity, Height, Financial and Transfer of Development Rights are all incentives that the City has embraced to foster a healthy climate for investment and sustained economic growth.

Business
Licenses

A Lake Worth Beach Business License is required, to operate all commercial and residential businesses located in the City.

Building
Permits

Find information regarding building permits, apply online, and look up permit information right on our website!

Code
Compliance

Need to file a code complaint, look-up a complaint, or find helpful information to resolve a case look no further.

Economic
Incentives

The City of Lake Worth Beach has adopted a variety of innovative and significant incentives to encourage private investment and to facilitate a robust, sustainable city.

Opportunity Zones

EMPOWERING ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

This tax legislation established theĀ Opportunity Zone (OZ) Program, a community investment tool providing new tax incentives to investors who support economic development initiatives within designated census tracts nationwide.

Historic Preservation

All Certificate of Appropriateness applications require a corresponding building permit.

Planning & Zoning

Ready to start a new project? Need some more information, or to fill out an application, find out more!

HRPB, P&Z and
Tree Board

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LAKE WORTH BEACH

CITY WIDE PROJECTS

Lake Worth Beach is a coastal city of 7 square miles, located in Palm Beach County, Florida. Downtown Lake Worth Beach is the artistic soul of Palm Beach County with a historic theater and a museum, live music clubs, coffee houses, art galleries, antique malls, retail stores, and many restaurants.