Development Services



Building Official/Code Enforcement                                                                    (727) 835-1100

Permitting                                                                                                                          (727) 835-1099

Development Services and Utility Billing Revenue Manager, Veronica Hanson, has over 20 years of experience within State, County, and Municipal government.  Mrs. Hanson is a bilingual professional fluent in English and Spanish.  During her tenure at the City of Port Richey, she has held multiple job titles within the Development Services Department.  Veronica has extensive knowledge of the Florida Building Codes, Zoning guidelines, and FEMA regulations. She also has a vast amount of experience managing and administering the Community Rating System, Business Tax Receipts, permitting, and zoning areas. Mrs. Hanson is currently a member of the Florida Association of Business Tax Officials where she is currently on the State Board of Directors of Education, as well as the President of the Bay Area Chapter, which encompasses 12 counties.

Veronica Hanson, Revenue Manager

(727) 835-1098

Katilin Massey, Permit Technician

(727) 835-1099

Amanda Bugge, Development Services Technician

(727) 835-1100

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Permit Utilization Report – FY 20
Per Florida Statute 553.80(7)

Personnel services costs, including salary and related employee benefit costs incurred by the local government to enforce the Florida Building Code223,244
Operating Expenditures/Expenses57,900
Number of building permit applications submitted403
Number of building permits issued or approved347
Number of building inspections and re-inspections requested2952
Number of building inspections and re-inspections conducted2952
Inspections by Private Provider0
Audits of Private Provider Bldg. Inspections0
Number of Employees2
Revenue from Permit fees264,357
Revenue from Fines (re-inspection fees)0
Balance Carried Forward0
Revenue from Other Sources0