Architecture and Landscape
in University Park
The ALC meets weekly to review homeowner applications. Approvals are based on the published regulations.
This comprehensive guide includes a series of architectural criteria designed to assist homeowners in understanding the requirements and recommendations of the Architecture and Landscape Committee related to improvements and changes that affect the external appearance of the home.
For New Homeowners
Succulents and Cactus
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Stop the Invasives!
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Home Improvement & Landscaping Regulations by Section (PDF)
- Additions to Home
- Application Fees
- Bat Houses
- Buffer Zone Trimming
- Dog Runs
- Driveway & Walkways
- External Lighting
- Flag Poles
- Invasive Plant List
- Plants for University Park
- Rain Barrels
Home Improvements at University Park
All changes to your home’s exterior appearance must be approved in advance by the Architecture and Landscape Committee (ALC). The committee meets weekly on Friday.
The review process may take up to 30 days including the return of a response.
To assist in your project planning, the ALC has issued these Home Improvement and Landscaping Regulations which establish criteria for a variety of external changes.
Architecture & Landscape Committee
8301 The Park Boulevard
University Park, FL 34201
Monday - Friday: 8:30am - 5pm
Office closed weekends