Code Compliance Hearings

Special Magistrate Code Enforcement Hearings are held once a month at City Hall, 1300 White Street. Schedule of hearing dates are provided here.


The City of Key West Code Compliance Department has the responsibility of investigating complaints and ensuring compliance of the City's Code of Ordinances, building standards, zoning issues and licensing regulations. All complaints received are logged into the city's computer system. Code Inspectors are assigned cases that are driven from the complaints received. They will maintain continuous monitoring of cases, working with individuals to gain compliance. Code inspectors are required to be certified by the Florida Association of Code Enforcement either at the time of hiring, or within one year after their hiring date.

Americans with Disability Act (ADA) Assistance

It is the policy of the City of Key West to comply with all requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Please call the TTY number at 800-955-8771 or 800-955-8770 (Voice) or the ADA Coordinator 305-809-3811 at least five business days in advance for sign language, interpreters, assistive listening devices or materials in accessible format.