Code Enforcement Officers’ Association of Palm Beach County

Code Enforcement Officers' Association of Palm Beach County
Joe Petrick, President

CEOAPBC 2019-2020 Membership Application

reduced CEOAPBC

Code Enforcement Officers of Palm Beach County (CEOAPBC): The CEOA of Palm Beach County holds monthly training at various locations throughout the county. Training is generally approved for F.A.C.E. continuing education and is no additional cost to CEOA members. The annual membership fee is $25.00. If you have a suggestion or request for training contact Vice President, Dwayne Johnson 561-233-5125.   For further information contact President, Joe Petrick 561-822-1487.

Nominations for Board of Directors

Each year in March the Association holds their annual members meeting. During this meeting we vote to fill seats on our Board of Directors which is comprised of 4 Officers and 5 Members at Large. Nominations for President, Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary and 3 Member at Large seats are being sought.  Please contact your President at or your Secretary at for more information.

Next Meeting:

When:   January 23, 2020 from 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Where:  Vista Center, 2300 N Jog Rd., West Palm Beach, FL

Topic: Unlicensed Medical Activity Pertaining to Code Enforcement Inspections

Speaker:   Carla Southerland, Florida Department of Health

Agenda:  TBA

For additional information on upcoming training please call

President Joe Petrick


Previous Training / Meetings:

November 18, 2019 - Illegal Aspects of Captive Wildlife

November 1, 2019 - Annual Ethics Seminar

September 12, 2019 - Invasive Plant Species

March 27, 2019 - Annual Members Meeting and Elections  AND The ABCD’s of Water Safety – Are You Water Safe/ Water Smart?

February 25, 2019 - International Property Maintenance Code

February 12, 2019 -   Board Meeting 

January 24, 2019 - Florida Department of Children and Families, Mandated Reporter Training

November 27, 2018 - Holiday Celebration / Sea Turtles and Lights: Balancing Property Rights, Safety, and Sea Turtle Survival

November 14, 2018 - 12th Annual Ethics Seminar

September 12, 2018 -  Investigating Illicit/Illegal Business Practices

July 19, 2018 - How to Build a Case to be Presented to the Special Magistrate

June 12, 2018 - Consumer Fireworks Regulation

May 22, 2018 - Navigating PAPA

April 24, 2018 - Animal Care and Control Awareness

March 27, 2018 - Firearms Dealers and Firework Sales

February 26, 2018 -  Partnering with the Florida Department of Health to Accomplish Our Common Goal; Voluntary Compliance

December 11, 2017 - The Bona Fide Agricultural Exemption

November 15, 2017 - Recognizing Elder Abuse

August 29, 2017   Trash Talk

July 26, 2017 - Dog Interaction Safety

May 23, 2017 - Sexual Predator/Offender Tracking Unit

April 25, 2017 - Deaf Services

March 28, 2017 - Annual Business Meeting and Elections

February 21, 2017 - Sovereign Citizens

January 24, 2017 - Round Table Discussion with Health Department Representatives

December 9, 2016 - Holiday Social

July 19, 2016 - Department of Business and Professional Regulation

April 12, 2016 - Bedbug Infestation

June 16, 2015 - Palm Beach County Property Appraiser

May 14, 2015 - Clandestine Laboratory Identification


Solid Waste Presentation for CEOAPBC August 2017

Landscape Maintenance Violations CEOAPBC August 2017

Sovereign Citizen Quick Reference

CEOAPBC Board April 2019 - March 2020

Officers: 1 year terms

President: Joe Petrick, West Palm Beach

Vice President: Dwayne Johnson, Palm Beach County

Treasurer: Joe Oliva, West Palm Beach

Secretary: Cindy Drake, Wellington

Board Members: 2 year terms

Helen Archer, Wellington first year of two year term

Lori Hunter, Wellington first year of two year term

Todd Gregory, Wellington second year of two year term

Michael Hauserman, Palm Beach County second year of two year term

Denis Spellman, Boca Raton second year of two year term