Planning Department

The Planning Department’s main objective is to protect, improve and promote the quality of the City of Fort Pierce by comprehensive planning, which responds to the changing needs and values of the community, both in the natural and built environments, and creates opportunities to realize the community’s desired vision of the future.

The Fort Pierce Planning Department consists of:

  • Comprehensive Planning
  • Development Review
  • Long Range Planning
  • Geographical Information & Mapping
  • Historic Preservation

Visit the Planning Board page for more information.

Planning Meetings

To view the agendas for the following Planning meetings click here.

Technical Review Committee Meetings
Planning Board Meetings
Historic Preservation Board Meetings
Board of Adjustment Meetings
City Commission Meetings

Planner of the Day

Email with as much information as possible.

 First make sure your property is within the City of Fort Pierce here: Find your property

 St. Lucie County Planning  
 City of Port St. Lucie Planning                 

Zoning and Future Land Use Information

Pre-Application meetings are no longer required by the Planning Department. 

 Applicants with conceptual plans will have the opportunity to schedule a “Project Discussion Meeting” with a Planner to discuss application requirements, planning review and process.

Contact information of all review agencies will be provided in advance or if the Applicant/Representative requests a “Project Discussion Meeting.”

 Project Discussion meetings will be held twice a month on the second (2nd) and fourth (4th) Wednesdays of the month at 30 minutes intervals between 2:00 PM and 4:00 PM.

To schedule a Project Discussion meeting, please send an email with a detailed and descriptive statement and your conceptual plans to

 All other inquiries pertaining to property can be addressed by phone or email.

Application Submittal Sufficiency Review for Technical Review

Applications & Forms