Division of Community Development

The Building Division processes building permits, provides plan review, and inspection services. As of December 31, 2017, the Building Division enforces the 2017 Building Code, 6th Edition. The 6th Edition of the Florida Fire Prevention Code is utilized for fire review.

The City of Lake Mary has an exclusive franchise agreement with Waste Pro for solid waste removal. The exception is construction site contractors that wish to recycle may elect to use an authorized city approved recycling company. 

For questions on permitting requirements, please contact either Bobbie Jo Keel, at (407) 585-1362, or Julie Maring at (407) 585-1360.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Joe Lancaster, CBO Building Official 407-585-1349
Gary Gerstemeier Building Inspector 407-585-1454
Bob Dorlan Building Inspector 407-585-1368
Bobbie Jo Keel, CPT Permitting Services Manager 407-585-1362
Julie Maring Permit Technician 407-585-1360
Reba Fort Permit Technician 407-585-1449