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City of Lake Helen
City of Lake Helen
327 S. Lakeview Drive
PO Box 39
Lake Helen, Florida 32744

Phone: (386) 228-2121
Fax: (386) 228-9714


 Planning Department

Tree Permits and Land Alteration Permits are reviewed by the City Planner.

Commercial Projects will need a development review before a Building Permit Application can be submitted.
Please direct Development Review questions to:
                 City Administrator/City Planner, Jason Yarborough
                 Lake Helen City Hall 386-228-2121.


Comprehensive Plan  
Future Land Use
Future Land Use Map   
Gateway Corridor Standards 
Gateway Corridor Map 
City Charter  

  Lake Helen Codes

  Land Development Code

Article1- General
Article 2- Land Use
Article 3- Resource Protection
Article 4- Development Design
Article 5- Improvement Standards
Article 6- Concurrency Management
Article 7- Accessory Structures & Uses
Article 8- Sign Regulations
Article 9- Operation Performance
Article 10- Boards and Commissions
Article 11- Development Plan Review
Article 12- Permits
Article 13- Nonconforming Use
Article 14- Administration & Enforcement
Article 15- Building Regulations
Gateway Corridor Standards

To obtain parcel information please go to the Volusia County Appraiser's web page.

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City of Lake Helen (Western Area) Economic Development Plan
Prepared by the East Central Florida Regional Planning Council and funded through the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity

City of Lake Helen Vision Plan
STUDIO 2014 Capstone MSURP Graduate Research Planning Project University of Central Florida