Community Development Services

Welcome to the Community Development Services Department

Office Hours: Monday - Thursday, 7:00AM to 6:00PM
Phone: (954) 390-2180 Fax: (954) 390-2184
Mailing Address: 2020 Wilton Drive, Wilton Manors, FL 33305
Physical Address: City Hall, 2nd Floor 2020 Wilton Drive, Wilton Manors, FL 33305

All Community Development Services Public Records Requests can be e-mailed to us at

EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 1, 2017, the City Commission adopted a revised fee schedule, increasing some of the fees in the Community Development Services Department. 

Community Development Services Mission Statement

Community Development Services is a customer focused department that facilitates investment in the City in order to create a balanced, sustainable community that enhances the overall quality of life for our residents, business owners and visitors.

The City of Wilton Manors is Open for Business

Wilton Manors is one of South Florida's most desirable locations for small and large businesses, development and redevelopment. Why you ask? Our Community Development Services Department offers unparalleled service and support that allows existing businesses to grow and make it easy for new industries to get started or expand. Our welcoming community development team ensures your call will be answered and the information you need to complete your application will be provided.

Special Features of the Department

New Features of the Department

About the Department

Community Development Services is comprised of four (4) major divisions. Each division helps to ensure the sustainability and quality of life for the residents and businesses in Wilton Manors. The four (4) divisions that comprise the department are Business/Development, Construction Services, Fire, and Neighborhood Planning. The Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance has designated the City of Wilton Manors a Platinum City due to our streamlined permitting ordinance and online permit tracking system. The department is dedicated to providing outstanding customer service to help ensure our community has the greatest quality of life.


Commonly Used Abbreviations

Throughout our department’s website, there are some commonly used abbreviations. Below is a list for your reference.

BID- Business Improvement District
CAAB- Community Affairs Advisory Board
CANA- Central Area Neighborhood Association
CDS –Community Development Services
DRC- Development Review Committee
EDTF- Economic Development Task Force
ENA- Eastside Neighborhood Association
ILA- Interlocal Agreement
LBT- Local Business Tax Receipt
PZB, P & Z Board – Planning and Zoning Board
RRL- Residential Rental License
WAWM- Westside Association Wilton Manors

Contact Information

Roberta Moore, Director (954) 390-2180
Lee Ann Archacki,
Community Development Services Supervisor (954) 390-2180
Evangeline "Evy" Kalus, City Planner
(954) 390-2180
David Nilio, Fire Marshal (954) 390-2180 
Joe Radler, Fire Inspector (954) 390-2221
Jennifer Lucas, Permit Technician (954) 390-2137
Elizabeth "Liz" Packer,
Permit Technician  (954) 390-2181
Devon Walsh,
Customer Service Representative (954) 390-2180