Land Development

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Land Development

Land Development is responsible for reviews and inspections for all horizontal construction (roads, sidewalks, water and sewer, and stormwater systems) relating to new development in Sarasota County.

Development Review Coordination (DRC)

The Development Review Coordination (DRC) meetings are held at 1001 Sarasota Center Blvd., Conference Room No. 2 on the first and third Thursdays of the each month as needed. 


Land Development Inspections

Land Development Inspectors provide inspections for all permitted projects for both commercial and residential development for horizontal construction.

These inspections include paving, grading, drainage, signage, striping and landscaping. All new construction within the right of way requires a permit and a maintenance of traffic plan, and will be inspected as required.


Office Location

Sarasota Operations Center
1001 Sarasota Center Blvd.
Sarasota, FL  34240
Phone: 941-861-5000
Fax: 941-861-6431 

8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Contact Information

Land Development Manager 
Mark Loveridge
Phone: 941-861-5000
Land Development Inquires:
For additional Land Development information
(Commercial Sites, Subdivisions, Plats, Right of Way Use and Culverts), call: 941-861-5000 or email: