Building & Developing

  1. Economic Development

    Located in Central Florida, the City of Lake Wales lies among rolling hills on the highest ground in peninsular Florida.

  2. Permits & Inspections

    The city's building and zoning codes were adopted to enhance the community's overall attractiveness and ensure the safety of homes and other structures built within the city limits.

  3. Planning & Development

    The Planning and Development Department is responsible for long- and short-range planning and implementation of the city's land use and development regulations.

  4. Workforce Training

    Obtain information about colleges, universities, and other facilities that offer workforce training.