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Residents near the airport may notice fluctuations in air traffic activity because OMN has four runways pointing in different directions. Aircraft will use the runway that allows for the safest take off or landing. Aircraft generally need to take off and land into the wind, and smaller aircraft are more sensitive to wind conditions. Therefore, depending upon the direction and intensity of the wind on any given day, residents may not see a single plane overhead, and on other days they may see quite a few. The active runway for OMN is dictated by the direction of the wind along with the active runway at other airports in the area. Pilots flying into OMN will not be allowed to use an approach that would conflict with the approach being used at nearby airports, like Daytona Beach International Airport. Safety and aircraft separation are the air traffic controller’s main priorities.
Call the airport manager, Steven Lichliter, at 386-615-7019, or send an email request that includes the information - Email Steven Lichliter .
If the airport manager is not available to speak with you, please leave a message containing the following information: your name, address, and telephone number, the time of day that you were disturbed, the type of aircraft (jet, propeller, helicopter), the tail number of the aircraft, and any additional description of the event.
A permit is not required for small manufactured sheds (storage/utility) under 50 square feet (5 x 10) in area, with no permanent base/slab. Sheds are not permitted in the front yard and the minimum set-back requirement from the rear and side property lines is 7.5’. Sheds need to be anchored to the ground for wind resistance. Anchoring kits are available from various manufacturers, Home Depot and Lowes.
Sheds greater than 50 square feet and less than 150 square feet and 10’ or less in height require a building permit. The required setback minimum is 7.5’ from the rear and side property lines. Sheds larger than 50 square feet but less than 120 square feet do not require signed and sealed engineering. The structure may be pre-fabricated or constructed using commonly accepted construction practices with approval from the building official. A survey/site plan showing that the shed will meet the 7.5’ set-back from the rear and side property lines and the construction details and specification must be submitted with the permit application.
For structures between 121-150 square feet, signed and sealed engineering or Florida State Manufactured Building approval is required. A survey/site plan showing that the shed will meet the 7.5’ setback from the rear and side property lines and the construction details and specification must be submitted with the permit application.
Structures over 150 square feet or 10’ in height must meet principle building setbacks and the Land Development Code requirements for Detached Garages. Principle building setbacks vary by zoning district. The city’s zoning maps and district regulations can be located at the following link: Zoning Districts & Maps. A survey and drawings and specifications signed and sealed by a registered design professional are required.
No Accessory structures are permitted in any platted easements.
The Volusia County Property Appraiser website can provide owner information at VCPA. There you will find numerous ways to view the most current information on file.
Yes. The permit application, available on-line or in the Building Department, requires that you provide samples of the colors to be used and a $15.00 permit fee.
Garage Sale Permits can be purchased online by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or visiting the Building Department, Room 104 at City Hall.
Tree permits are obtained from the Neighborhood Improvement Department at 386-676-3352. Once your permit is prepared, it can be picked up at the Building Department, Room 104 at City Hall.
A notice of commencement is required when the value of the work exceeds $2,500. In the case of repairing or replacing an existing heating or air conditioning system, a notice of commencement is required when the value of work exceeds $7,500. (F.S. 713.13)
Log into ProjectDox, select your project, project reports, workflow-Department Review Status, view report. This will allow viewing of each departments review status. Note: you must be the applicant on the project, non-applicants will not have access.
In Ormond Beach, buildings on the mainland are not required to have impact protection. New buildings on the beachside are required to have impact protection. Replacement windows on beachside need impact protection unless less than 25 percent of the glass area of the building is being replaced. Impact protection can be provided by impact glass, approved panels or shutters, or plywood panels attached per the Florida Building Code.
You must register with Volusia County Contractor Licensing if you are not a state certified contractor.
If you are a state certified contractor, you do not need to register with Volusia County Contractor Licensing and can e-mail a copy of your state license, Workers Compensation, and Liability Insurance with the City of Ormond Beach as the certificate holder to email@example.com.
State certified and local specialty licensed contractors often participate with Volusia County Contractor Licensing and can be searched in their database at Volusia County Connect Live.
You can e-mail, or call the individual: Directory
If you are on the beachside, by the Florida Building Code you are required to provide opening protection either with Impact Resistant Glazing, Shutters, or an *exception.
*Exception: Wood structural panels with a thickness of not less than 7/16" (11mm) and a span between lines of fasteners of 44" (1118mm) shall be permitted for opening protection in buildings with a mean roof height of 33' or less in locations where vult is 180 mph or less. Panels shall be precut to overlap the wall such that they extend a minimum of 2 inches (50.8mm) beyond the lines of fasteners and attached to the framing surrounding the opening containing the product with the glazed opening. Panels shall be predrilled as required for the attachment method and secured with corrosion-resistant attachment hardware permanently installed on the building.
Construction plans are required and must show a framing plan, foundation plan, section detail showing the height of the deck and railing if over 30" above grade, stair and railing details, and the engineered or ICC SSTD 10-99 (Hurricane Resistant Residential Construction Standard).
Once the completed Utility Verification Form is verified through Public Works, the fees will be communicated.
Ormond Beach’s population is divided into four zones. Each zone is served by one city commissioner, and a mayor who represents the entire City. View the City’s Commission Zones, and polling precinct information. For more information regarding zone boundaries or voting precincts, please contact the City Clerk’s Office at 386-676-3331.
Requests for public records are submitted to the City Clerk. Requests can be submitted a variety of ways, including via an online form. For information on public records request fees, please visit this link.
Birth and death certificates can be obtained from the Volusia County Health Department's Office of Vital Statistics, located at 1845 Holsonback Drive in Daytona Beach. They can be reached at 386-274-0614. Office hours are Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm.
The Department of Children and Family Services is located at 210 Palmetto Avenue in Daytona Beach. They can be reached at 850-300-4323.
The candidate qualifying period for the 2022 election will be noon, June 13 through noon, June 17, 2022. During the qualifying period, certain forms and information must be filed with the City's qualifying officer. It is recommended that interested individuals call in advance and set up a time to meet with city staff to obtain candidate materials, as well as filing the necessary forms.
The City’s Qualifying Officer is the City Clerk. Contact information for the City Clerk: Susan Carroll Dauderis firstname.lastname@example.org (386) 676-3331 22 South Beach Street, Ormond Beach, FL 32174
Yes. Preliminary Candidacy for the 2022 election requires the following be completed.
Please contact the City Clerk's office for more information if you are interested in pre-qualifying.
Beginning with the 2020 election, the City of Ormond Beach participates in the Volusia County Supervisor of Elections electronic campaign reporting system. Reports for 2020 until current are located on the Supervisor of Election's website. For the reporting dates, please click here.
For reports prior to 2020, please contact the City Clerk's Office.
To access your City utility account, visit Utility Billing Online Services.
The ISO rating is used by the insurance industry to determine insurance premiums for residences and businesses. The highest rating is a Class 1, which represents superior property fire protection. The lowest is a Class 10, which indicates the area’s fire suppression program does not meet ISO’s minimum criteria.
The current ISO rating for the City of Ormond Beach is Class 3/3X. If your residence or business is located within 1,000 feet of a fire hydrant and you are within the city limits of Ormond Beach your ISO rating is Class 3. There are a few outlying areas within the city limits that are rated Class 3X.
If you need assistance to determine your rating, please contact the Fire Administration Office at 386-676-3255.
To set up a fire station tour, please call the Fire Administration Office at 386-676-3255.
You can purchase tickets to any of our shows by simply visiting us at the Box Office located at:399 N. U.S. 1Ormond Beach, FLThe Box Office is open from Tuesday to Friday between the hours of 12:00 noon and 5:00 pm and two hours prior to any show.You may also purchase tickets online by clicking on the link below at the end of this question. Only Visa and Mastercard are accepted for online ticket purchases. Your online ticket order will be printed and held for you at the Box Office. You may pick up your tickets in advance on the next business day, or on the day of the show beginning two hours prior to showtime.For more information about making ticket purchases visit you can visit www.ormondbeach.org/boxoffice
The City is responsible for establishing land use classifications as a means of regulating business and residential activities to ensure that uses are compatible and appropriate within defined areas of the City. Properties must generally comply with the regulations for the respective district in which they are located.
The Official Zoning Maps show the classifications as an overlay on the land area within the City. The regulations are defined within Chapter 2, Article II of the City's Land Development Code.
All development projects are reviewed by the Site Plan Review Committee (SPRC). The SPRC meetings are public meetings and information, including agendas and minutes can be found at the following link: https://www.ormondbeach.org/237/Site-Plan-Review-Committee. Development projects are detailed within a Monthly Development Report and placed at https://www.ormondbeach.org/247/Development-Projects. On this webpage, the project submittal, application and a location map are provided.
Yes, every property is in a Flood Zone. Flood Zones are determined by FEMA Flood Insurance Studies based on the risk of flooding. High risk flood zones include A, AE, AO, V, and VE. Flood Zone X is considered a minimal risk area and doesn’t usually require the purchase of flood insurance.However, flooding can occur anywhere. For more information, please click on the following link: https://www.ormondbeach.org/243/Floodplain-Management.
The FEMA maps delineate areas that are within flood hazard areas (areas prone to flooding) as well as areas outside the flood hazard area (Flood Zone X). These maps are used by insurers and lenders to assist in determining if flood insurance is required for a property owner. You can determine the flood zone for your property through the FEMA Map Service Center. Floodsmart.gov provides information regarding the purchase of a flood policy, risk assessments, types of flood insurance, and policy costs and terms.
Information packets are generally available one week prior to the scheduled meeting. The agenda and staff reports for each item are posted to the city’s website.
Information packets are available approximately one week prior to the scheduled meeting. The agenda and staff reports for each item are posted to the city’s website.
The Form Based Code consists of a set of regulations developed to implement the Downtown Master Plan in order to encourage and facilitate redevelopment in the downtown area. The related documents can be found on the website’s CRA/Downtown page.
Short term rentals in the City of Ormond Beach is defined as transient lodging and is not a Permitted, Conditional, or Special Exception use within the City’s residential zoning districts. Transient Lodging is defined as less than a six (6) month lease.
For properties located within the City of Ormond Beach, long term rental, defined as more than a six (6) month lease, is permitted in all residential zoning districts. The City does not regulate the long-term rental of private residences, meaning, no business license is required.
The City’s B-4, B-6 and B-7 commercial zoning districts allow transient lodging as a permitted use. Transient lodging establishments in these zoning districts require a local business tax and must comply with all the state transient lodging regulations. Review of transient lodging locations must be approved by the Site Plan Review Committee.
Modular homes, built to Florida Building Code, and secured on a permanent foundation, in compliance with the Land Development Code design requirements below, are considered a single-family dwelling unit and are permitted in the single-family zoning districts throughout the City.
Sec. 2-42. - Design standards.
“Recreational vehicle" includes motor homes, utility trailers, boats, boat trailers, overnight travel trailers and similar vehicles or pieces of equipment.
Recreation vehicles that are less than 10’ in height (plus 1’ for roof mounted equipment) may be stored on single-family and duplex lots provided such storage is in conformance with the standards of Section 2-50 (aa) of the Land Development Code.
Fences are regulated by Section 2-50 (n) of the City's Land Development Code and require a permit. A survey showing the location of the proposed driveway is required.
All fencing must be installed with the finished side facing the adjacent lot. Fences used as pool barriers must meet the requirement of the Florida Building Code 4501.17.
Driveways are regulated by the City’s Land Development Code and a require a permit. A survey showing the location of the driveway is required. The City’s Land Development Code, Section 3-24 requires paved surfaces for vehicular parking and Section 1-22 defines paved areas as an improved area consisting of asphaltic concrete, concrete, brick or similar material.
Standards driveways must be 3’ from side property lines. City Planning Staff should be consulted for driveway extensions and/or additions.
The City of Ormond Beach and Volusia County entered into an Interlocal Service Boundary Agreement in 2014 establishing the City’s jurisdiction over properties adjacent to North US Highway 1 from the bridge at the Tomoka River, north to the Volusia-Flagler County line. Jurisdictional responsibilities include Land Use, Zoning, Development Review, Building Permitting, and Code Enforcement. For more information regarding the North US 1 Interlocal Service Boundary Area, please click here.
To verify the jurisdiction, please visit Volusia County Property Appraiser's Office (vcgov.org) and select “Search” from the top menu to search by address.
The Comprehensive Plan is required by Section 163.3177, F.S and includes certain elements such a Future Land Use, Housing, Transportation, Recreation, Utilities, Capital Improvements Conservation, and Coastal Management. The Comprehensive plan provides a framework for how Ormond Beach will grow, redevelop, and provide infrastructure for the city through the Goals, Objectives and Policies within the individual elements. The Land Development Code provides detail regulations such as zoning uses, dimensional standard, conditions for uses, parking requirements, landscape and tree preservation standards, architectural regulations, and environmental standards.
Each parcel of land has a Comprehensive Plan (land use) and a Land Development Code (zoning) designation. The land use designation defines broad uses, density, and intensity and the zoning provides specific development and use standards.
Planning staff maintains a news and notice section on the Planning website at: https://www.ormondbeach.org/343/Planning-Zoning.Board agendas, neighborhood meetings, and other Planning related items are listed here. Individuals can also sign up at:https://www.ormondbeach.org/list.aspx for news and notices to be provided by e-mail.
For anything related to a crime that is in progress or any other emergency, call 911. If in doubt, be safe and call 911. For non-emergency reports, suspicious activities, or requests, call the non-emergency number for dispatch at (386) 248-1777. You can also submit tips anonymously online through the form linked below or by texting the agency keyword ORMONDPD followed by your tip to CRIMES (274637) from your mobile phone.
In order to use ePlans, you will need to submit a Building Permit application or a Site Plan Review Application. As soon as you submit your notarized application and it has been reviewed for completeness, an ePlans project # will be created and you will get an Invitation email and an Applicant Upload Task email to proceed with your project. Building Permit applications can be submitted to BPonline@ormondbeach.org Site Plan Review applications can be submitted to email@example.com
For non Internet Explorer users, such as Safari, Firefox or Chrome, you will need both Flash and Silverlight installed on your computer. As long as you have Adobe Flash and Microsoft Silverlight installed on your computer, the system should work properly once you log in.
However, ePlans is optimized for use with Internet Explorer, so we do recommend using that browser for the best ePlans experience possible. We also have a link on the ProjectDox ePlans web page to a System Use Requirements manual. You may want to read through it for any useful hints for the type of system you are using.
However, if your plans need to be reviewed by agencies who are not using ePlans, you will have to take a hard copy to them for review. You will need to provide proof of their approval by uploading their approval signature or letter to the "Approved" folder in ePlans.
When your plans are approved by all departments, you will receive an email indicating that your plans are approved and after payment, they will be ready for download.
You will be responsible for printing out a set of plans for your job site.
However, the primary factors in the length of the plan review is the adherence to the submittal requirements, quality of the drawings, and the complexity of the project.
Plans, specifications, plats, reports, or other documents submitted in electronic format for review must be signed and sealed electronically pursuant to Florida Statutes Chapter 471.025, 481.221, and 668.001-006. Specifically, with reference to Florida Statutes Chapter 481 and Florida Administrative Rule 61G1-16.005 for Architects, or Florida Statutes Chapter 471 and Florida Administrative Code Rule 61G15- 23.003 (2) for Engineers. Scanned copies of signed and sealed documents are not an accepted electronic submittal method (See Subsection (1) of 61G15-23.003) There are many different accepted methods for digitally signing and sealing a plan using commonly accepted public / private key technology provided by various vendors. Some are listed on our ePlan web site. It is important that any method that is utilized be accompanied by a signed and sealed statement from the professional that the method and software that have been utilized to sign and seal the plans complies with the intent of the Board Rules. Plans examiners cannot approve plans without the appropriate Electronic Signature and Seal. This would be done through ProjectDox which is our electronic plan review software. Although the Florida Statutes cover electronic plan submittals and digital signatures, the city has broad home rule authority under Article VIII, Section 2 of the Florida Constitution and Chapter 166, Florida Statutes to regulate in many areas. Sections 166.222, 553.791 and 553.80 Florida Statutes specifically authorizes municipalities to provide a schedule of reasonable inspection fees in order to defer the costs of inspection and enforcement of building codes. In particular, section 553.80(7(a) as it relates to the enforcement by local governments of the building codes recognizes that the term enforcement includes the review of building plans, inspections, permit processing, etc. So, the city has broad home rule powers to establish an EPlans system as a means of deferring the costs associated with the submittal and review of plans, conducting inspections, etc.
To report a water leak or sewer backup, 24 hours a day / 7 days a week, please call 386-676-3220 or 386-676-3230. Both numbers are available during working hours and after hours.