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 September 28, 2010, including the adopted Large Scale Comprehensive Plan Amendments and text amendments.
An ORC Response has been drafted and the applicable Amendments have been revised to address issues raised by DCA, including site specific policies to address development impacts. This cycle includes the following seven map amendments: Musso-Spence, Woodrell, Deems, Teeter, Lafayette Square, Hawthorne and PEAR Park.
1. Approve the transmittal of the response to the Objections, Recommendations, and Comments (ORC) Report with the adopted Large Scale Comprehensive Plan Amendments and text amendments 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: Bill Wiley, AICP/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. 10-1) WITH THE ADOPTION OF MAP AND TEXT AMENDMENTS TO THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 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 September 28, 2010, and directs that this response be transmitted to DCA, along with the adopted map and text amendments to the Comprehensive Plan for Musso-Spence, Woodrell, Deems, Teeter, Lafayette Square, Hawthorne and PEAR Park, 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 25th day of October, 2010.
THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA