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All improvements, modifications, and/or additions to all existing structures shall be calculated cumulatively for ten years from the date of the initial permit date. Additionally, all reconstruction and/or repairs to a damaged structure shall be calculated cumulatively for ten years from the date of the initial permit date. More information about the FEMA 50% Rule is on our Municode online: Sec. 86-71. - Calculating substantial improvement and damage. Call the Building Department 727-474-7786 for more information and to fill out the forms.
NOTE: Owners pulling their own permits can hire laborers to help you in the construction, however, you must supervise any of the laborers you hire. You can enter into a contract for the different categories of work (electrical, mechanical, plumbing, etc.) as long as the person you hire is a licensed contractor. Owner/Builder Affidavit filled out in person only
NOTE: A survey for the property must be submitted with your permit application and it must be current (within 6 months) per the Building Official.
Yes, the Building Official will do an In-progress inspection once you have torn off the top layer and we can inspect the underlayment, this allows the code compliant roof work to proceed. Preferably, the in-progress inspection should have the roof loaded, so that we can see the final roofing material being installed. Failure to call for an in-progress inspection may result in discipline by the PCCLB. A Roofing Affidavit could be required please inquire with the Building Department 727-464-7786.
All inspections are scheduled Monday, Wednesday and Friday between 10:00 AM AND 3:00 PM.
The Town of Indian Shores does not have rental restrictions, you will need to contact your condo association or speak to the owner. For further information please call the building department or visit https://myfloridalicense.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/754/kw/what%20statute%20covers%20condo's who regulates rentals.
When the Town adopts the annual budget, it determines the tax rate that must be applied on property in order to generate the necessary revenue in addition to all other sources which are available. The current tax rate for the Town of Indian Shores is 1.87000 mills, or $1.87 per $1000 of taxable value. The taxable value of all property in the Town is established by the Pinellas County Property Appraiser. The Town has no control over the taxable value of property; it only has control over the Town's portion of the tax rate that is levied.
One mill is equal to $1 for each $1,000 of taxable property value. The Town of Indian Shores 2017 Millage Rate is 1.87.
18328 Gulf Blvd., Indian Shores, FL 33785 - From Town Hall go south on Gulf Blvd past the Park Blvd bridge. The Seabird Sanctuary is on your right (Gulf) side, across from the Fifth Third Bank. Look for a large pelican by the edge of the road. Open 9:00 a.m. to sunset daily. Phone (727) 391-6211.
Indian Shores has beach access and parking at the following locations (Listed north - south):
200th Ave. W - Pedestrian Access Only
199th Ave. - Public Parking
198th Ave. W - Pedestrian Access Only
198th Ave. E: - Public Parking
197th Ave W - Public Parking
Bob McEwen Veterans Memorial Park - Metered Parking
196th Ave. W - Pedestrian Access Only/Mobility Mat Equipped
Tiki Gardens - Metered Parking with Restrooms
195th Ave. - Pedestrian Access Only
193rd Ave. W - Public Access Only (Parking across street)
193rd Ave. E - Municipal Building/Metered Parking
2nd St. - Public Parking with Town Garden Reserved
191st Ave. - Town Square Nature Park Refuge & Boardwalk (Metered Parking with Restrooms)
190th Ave W - Handicapped Parking including a 15m loading spot
186th Ave W - Beach Access Only
186th Ave E - Public Parking
The Town of Indian Shores has a Town Council from of government, with 5 Council members, each serving 3-year terms of office. Council Meetings are normally held the second Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. Committee Meetings are normally held on the first and third Tuesday of each month. Times will be posted on the electronic sign outside the Town Hall.
Indian Shores Voting Districts and Representatives:Precinct #419 - Town of Indian Shores James J. Lawrence, MayorPinellas County Commission District #5 Karen SeelPinellas County School Board Dr. Michael Grego, SuperintendentPinellas County Supervisor of Elections Deborah ClarkFlorida Senate District #22 Jeff BrandesFlorida House of Representative District #66 Larry AhernU.S. Senators Mark Rubio and Bill NelsonU.S. House of Rep. Congressional District #13 Charlie CristGovernor Rick ScottLieutenant Governor Carlos Lopez-CanteraSecretary of State Ken Detzner
Town of Indian Shores, 19305 Gulf Blvd, Indian Shores, FL 33785 (727) 595-4020; www.myindianshores.com
Daily parking requires meter payment at a rate of $2.50 per hour. 24-hour passes are available for a purchase price of $25.00 per day at the Indian Shores Town Hall, 2nd Floor Records Section from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm., Monday through Friday. For extended parking beyond what is listed above, contact the Records Section. Each permit must be individually purchased by the user, and you must have a license plate number to correspond with the permit.
Please visit the Records & Information Division between 8:00am - 4:00pm, Monday through Friday.. *You must be a Property Owner* to obtain a reentry pass. You will need to show proof of ownership, and a Government issued ID Card, such as a Driver's License.
Yes, the Patrol Division Police Officers are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. However, the administrative offices and records, are closed during non-business hours. The Officers actively patrol the communities of Indian Shores and Redington Shores, and respond to calls as necessary. If you have an Emergency, hang up and DIAL 911. If you need to speak with an Officer for a non-emergency situation, please call Dispatch at (727) 595-5414 and an Indian Shores Police Officer will be dispatched to respond.
We are always reviewing applications. Visit our Career Opportunities page for more information on open positions in the Police Department. We utilize the Police Applicant Screening Service for recruitment. Please visit the Police Applicant Screening Service website for information on becoming a Florida Law Enforcement Officer; and the State and Local requirements.
No, this service is completed by AFIS.
Records are available Monday through Friday 8:00am - 4:00pm. Please contact Indian Shores Police Department's Records and Administration at (727) 595-5414.
Evidence is held by the PCSO. Please dial 727-595-5414 to speak with personnel about the property release process.
Please contact the Police Department at (727) 595-5414. The following items will be necessary: identification (state issued photo ID or passport), proof of ownership (title or registration), proof of active insurance on the *vehicle.
*Vehicles will only be released to the registered owner, or form a valid power of attorney designee.
Indian Shores is home to the Seaside Seabird Sanctuary. The link below will direct you to their website and contact information.
Contact the Police Records personnel at 727-595-5414.
Waste Connections - 727-572-6800.
Pickups are Mondays and Thursdays, 7:00 am - 6 pm.Recycle - Wednesdays