Building & Facilities Department


The staff of the Building & Facilities Department works with contractors, residents, and their representatives in support of residents’ applications for development and/or building permits, variances and/or alternative building standards.  The staff also ensure compliance with federal, state, county and Town of Sewall’s Point building codes, laws and policies related to construction, planning and zoning, setbacks, code enforcement and other building-related activities.



John Adams, C.B.O.
Building & Facilities Director
772-287-2455 Ext 15


  • Administration, direction, and supervision of all Public Works, including street and right-of-way maintenance, parks maintenance, stormwater systems, grounds and building maintenance, fleet maintenance, and all capital improvements
  • Application and enforcement of zoning, floodplain, licensing, ordinances, and building codes for structural, electrical, plumbing, gas, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning
  • Management and oversight of all capital construction and maintenance activities undertaken by the Town
  • Review and disposition of applications for permits to insure conformance with Federal, State, County and local zoning and floodplain regulations and building codes