Planning and Zoning

Margaret Emblidge, Planning and Community Development Director
Office Hours                                                          
Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
640 S Main St., La belle, FL 33935
Closed holidays
Phone (863) 675-5240 Fax (863) 674-4194

Planning and Zoning seeks to develop partnerships with businesses, residents, landowners, and stakeholders to build a sustainable, prosperous community that distinguishes Hendry County.  This inclusive approach supports and facilities growth as outlined in the Hendry County Comprehensive Plan.

The best of both worlds is provided in Hendry County, we have beautiful wildlife and great locations for business.  
Hendry County the place to work, live and play.

The Planning and Zoning Department consists of three staff members, Margaret Emblidge, AICP, Planning & Community Development Director, Katherine Woellner,  Assoicate County Planner and Brenda Whitehead Planning and Zoning Coordinator. You can reach them via email at the following addresses: