Regulatory Reform

The following are the regulatory reform goals adopted by the  group:

  • Eliminate the retainage on professional service contracts
  • Streamline the permitting process and cost of permitting especially for P&Z
  • Adopt a policy that greatly favors Broward firms for city and county projects
  • Streamline the proposal submittals; email or require one electronic copy
  • Standardize permitting, plans review and inspection requirements for cites in Broward County
  • Eliminate "As Built" requirements from the inspection process; review for code compliance only
  • Support the Regulatory Reform Goals of Smart Growth Partnership, AIA, USGBC and other sympathetic organizations