The Planning staff recommends transmittal of the response to the Objections, Recommendations, and Comments (ORC) Report, issued by the Florida Department of Community Affairs (DCA) on January 16, 2009, including the adopted Comprehensive Plan Amendments and the rendered DRI DO.
Through coordination with multiple agencies, an ORC Response has been drafted and the Amendments have been revised to address issues raised by DCA. In addition, the DO complies with state requirements for DRIs and will be transmitted to DCA, according to the established process.
1. Approve the transmittal of the response to the Objections, Recommendations, and Comments (ORC) Report with the Secret Promise Amendments and the DRI DO described above to DCA.
2. Other such action as the Commission may deem appropriate.
There is no direct fiscal impact to the City.
Department: Community Development
Prepared by: Yvette L. Brandt, AICP
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RESOLUTION NO. __________
A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA, AUTHORIZING THE TRANSMITTAL OF THE RESPONSE TO THE OBJECTIONS, RECOMMENDATIONS, AND COMMENTS (ORC) REPORT (DCA AMENDMENT NO. 09D-1) WITH THE ADOPTION OF TEXT AND MAP AMENDMENTS TO THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN FOR THE SECRET PROMISE DEVELOPMENT OF REGIONAL IMPACT (DRI), AS WELL AS TRANSMITTAL OF THE DRI DEVELOPMENT ORDER (DO) TO THE FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY AFFAIRS (DCA), BY THE CITY OF LEESBURG COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.
BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA:
THAT the City of Leesburg, Florida, hereby approves the response to the Objections, Recommendations, and Comments (ORC) Report from DCA dated January 16, 2009, and directs that this response be transmitted to DCA, along with the adopted text and map amendments to the Comprehensive Plan for the Secret Promise DRI, as well as the DRI DO, as required by state statutes.
THAT this resolution shall become effective immediately.
PASSED AND ADOPTED by the City Commission of the City of Leesburg, Florida at a regular meeting held on the 12th day of October, 2009.
THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA