New Lobby Hours: Starting Monday, February 6, 2023, the Permitting Lobby will be open from 9AM to 4PM. 

Hurricane Ian Trade Permit Applications: Starting Monday, February 6, 2023, customers can drop-off Trade Permit Applications for Hurricane Ian repairs instead of waiting in line if an NOC is not required or it has been filed with Lee County.  Issued permits will be emailed to the primary contact listed on the permit application.  The drop-off location will be designated outside the Permitting lobby. 

Inspection Hotline: Starting Monday, February 6, 2023, voicemail requests submitted through the Inspection Hotline will be processed Monday through Friday from 8AM to 3PM.  Inspection requests submitted after 3PM,  Monday through Friday or on Saturday/Sunday, will be processed on the next business day.  Please click here to read the full announcement.

Job Opening: Administrative Assistant/Receptionist: please click here for more information.


For the latest  City Hall Hurricane Ian Resource Information, please click here.  For the latest Community Development Hurricane Ian updates, please click here.


The City of Bonita Springs Community Development Department’s mission is to provide citizens and the development community with a high level of professional, customer-focused service. Our office is responsible in making sure that planning, zoning, development, buildings and other structures within our city are planned, designed, built, and inspected in a way that is safe and compliant with all codes and regulations.

Office Operations

To enhance measures in place to prevent the spread of COVID-19, we encourage face coverings within the lobby area of Community Development offices. Virtual meetings with Community Development Staff are encouraged; however, face-to-face meetings can be accommodated on an as needed basis. Click here to view the latest update.


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