Community Development

//Community Development
Community Development 2018-01-30T10:23:23+00:00
Mary Gibbs, AICPDirector of Community Development
239-221-5036 Phone
239-319-2235 Fax

The Community Development Department coordinates the land use, zoning, site development and permit process. It provides information to the public, builders and developers about the Village’s land use policies and procedures.

As Director, Gibbs advises and assists the Village’s Planning and Zoning and Design Review Boards in all of their meeting preparations, hearings and deliberations.

Land Development Code

Comprehensive Plan

Staff Directory

9401 Corkscrew Palms Circle
Estero, Florida 34135

Phone: 239-221-5036
Fax: 239-319-2235

Walter McCarthy
Walter McCarthyDevelopment Review Manager
Stanley Knight
Stanley KnightCode Compliance Officer
Thomas DeGram
Thomas DeGramChief Building Official
Sheryl Hopping
Sheryl HoppingPermit Supervisor
Warren Bullock
Warren BullockBuilding/Electrical Inspector
Lisa Reitbauer
Lisa ReitbauerCommunity Development Reception
Matt Noble
Matt NoblePrincipal Planner
Mark Muraczewski
Mark MuraczewskiSenior Planner
Steve Fontz
Steve FontzInspector
James Gardner
James GardnerPermit Technician
Maryann Devanas
Maryann DevanasZoning Technician
Carla Chauvin
Carla ChauvinOffice Coordinator

Building & Permitting Services

The Village of Estero Building & Permitting Services processes Commercial and Residential Building permit applications and Reviews Plans for compliance with The Village of Estero Building and Zoning requirements and all provisions of the laws of the State of Florida, and all regulation relating to or applying to Building, Plumbing, Electrical, Low-Voltage, Roofing, Air Conditioning and/or all other types of construction activity.

Design Review

The Village of Estero Design Review Board reviews development orders and signage for compliance with architectural and landscape standards.

Planning & Zoning

The Village of Estero Planning & Zoning Board review comprehensive plan amendments, zoning, rezoning and DRI requests.