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Code Enforcement Board

Board Type: Exempt
Enabling Legislation:
Ordinance No. 82-19, adopted September 21, 1982; Ordinance No. 87-37, adopted October 19, 1987; Ordinance No. 89-16, adopted November 20, 1989. On March 22, 1993, the Board of County Commissioners adopted Ordinance No. 93-06 which provides that wherever possible, each district of the County be represented on the Code Enforcement Board.
Seven members shall be appointed to the Board on the basis of experience or interest in the fields of zoning and building control and shall, whenever possible, include: 1) An architect 2) A business person 3) An engineer/surveyor 4) A general contractor 5) A subcontractor 6) A licensed real estate broker or licensed real estate salesman Subject to the preceding requirements for inclusion of certain professional specialties on the Code Enforcement Board, each district of the county shall be represented by at least one member.
Member Types:
  • 3 Business Representative
  • 1 Engineer/Surveyor
  • 1 General Contractor
  • 2 Real Estate Professional
Term Length: 3 Years
Term Of Office:
If any member fails to attend two of three successive meetings without cause and without prior approval of the chairman, the Code Enforcement Board shall declare the member's office vacant, and the Board of County Commissioners shall promptly fill such vacancy. The members of the Code Enforcement Board shall serve in accordance with the ordinances of Orange County and may be suspended and removed for cause as provided in such ordinances for removal of members of boards.
Powers and Duties:
1) To adopt rules for the conduct of its hearings. 2) To subpoena alleged violators and witnesses to its hearings. 3) Subpoenas may be served by the sheriff or any deputy sheriff of the county. 4) To take testimony under oath. 5) To issue orders having the force of law to command whatever steps are necessary to bring a violation into compliance.
Third Wednesday of each month at 9:00 a.m., Board of County Commissioners Chambers, First Floor, County Administration Center, 201 S. Rosalind Avenue, Orlando, FL

Learn more about Orange County public meetings at County Calendar.

Contact Person:
Maritza Del Valle
Administrative Assistant
Neighborhood Services Division
(407) 836-3747
Financial disclosure is required. Legal Counsel: Daniel F. Mantzaris Drage, deBeaubien, Knight, Simmons, Mantzaris & Neal 332 N. Magnolia Ave. Orlando, Florida 32801 (407) 422-2454 FAX: (407) 849-1845

Last Revised: 7/27/2021

Member Name Member Type Term Expires
Carolina B. Barriento Real Estate Professional 12/31/2023
Lyndell L. Mims General Contractor 12/31/2022
Maurice L. Pearson Business Representative 12/31/2021
Jany Perez Real Estate Professional 12/31/2023
Mike Rhodes Business Representative 12/31/2022
Sonya Stevenson Business Representative 12/31/2023
Derick Thompson Engineer/Surveyor 12/31/2021

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*This document is a draft and is provided as a courtesy. This document is not to be considered as the final minutes. All information contained herein is subject to change upon further review and approval by the appropriate agency/board/committee.