AGENDA MEMORANDUM

 

 

Meeting Date: December 18, 2006

 

From: Laura McElhanon, AICP

Community Development Director

 

 

Subject: Resolution authorizing transmittal of the 1st Cycle 2006 Comprehensive Plan Amendments Response to ORC Report (DCA No. 06-1)

 

 

Staff Recommendation:

Staff recommends that the City Commission adopt the Resolution authorizing transmittal of the 1st Cycle 2006 Comprehensive Plan Amendments Response to ORC Report (DCA No. 06-1).

1st Cycle Comprehensive Plan Amendments, which includes fifteen site specific Future Land Use Map AmendmentsA.

 

Analysis:

The Planning and Zoning Commission/Local Planning Agency (during a public hearing on May 18, 2006, recommended the 1st Cycle 2006 Large Scale Land Use Map Amendments for transmittal.

 

The City Commission, during the May 22, 2006, regularly scheduled public hearing, approved the 1st Cycle 2006 Large Scale Land Use Map Amendments for transmittal to the Florida Department of Community Affairs (DCA) and other reviewing agencies for comments from those agencies.

 

The 1st cycle 2006 submittal was transmitted to the State agencies for review and the City received and Objections, Recommendations and Comments rReport (ORC) from the DCA on September 25, 2006.

 

A copy of the ORC Report is attached with this agenda item.

 

The ORC Report contained objections concerning: transportation; potable water and sanitary sewer facilities analysis; school capacity; wetlands; and, demonstrating the need for additional residential development.

 

The sites included in this cycle were:

1. C & C Peat

2. Benderson 85-I

3. Triangle Lakes

4. Benderson RB-3 Associates

5. Lasher/The Oaks

6. Carter Norman

7. CDL Investment

8. JK Ventures

9. Spring Creek

10. Serenby

11. Mayfield

12. Deems

13. Parkhill Lakeside

14. Sunnyside Landings

15. Mouktarra

 

OBJECTION #1 TRANSPORTATION

Traffic analysis is being provided for the sites included in this objection (2, 3, 5, 14 and 15).

 

OBJECTION #2 POTABLE WATER AND SANITARY SEWER

An analysis is being provided for the sites included in this objection (1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, 14 and 15).

 

OBJECTION #3 SCHOOL CAPACITY

A response is being provided for the sites included in this objection (2, 3, 4, 6, 8, 12 and 15).

 

OBJECTION #4 WETLANDS

The ordinances for the sites included in this objection (2, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 13, 14 and 15) have been amended to include some areas of Conservation Future Land Use designation for wetlands.

OJECTION #5 DEMONSTRATING THE NEED FOR ADDITIONAL RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT

An analysis is being provided for the sites included in this objection (2, 3, 4, 6, 14 and 15). Included in the resolution is a proposal to amend the Future Land use Element to remove the references to floor area ratio (FAR) during the next adoption cycle.

 

Options:

1. Approval or denial by the City Commission of the Resolution to transmit the response to the ORC Report for the 1st Cycle 2006 Comprehensive Plan amendments; and,

 

2. Adoption or denial by the City Commission of the 1st Cycle 2006 Large Scale Comprehensive Plan Large Scale Land Use Map Amendments for the fifteen sites included in this cycle.

 

Fiscal Impact:

There is no fiscal impact to the City from this action.

 

 

Submission Date and Time: 12/19/2006 9:01 AM12/13/2006 9:14 AM12/13/2006 8:13 AM12/13/2006 8:08 AM12/13/2006 8:00 AM____

 

Department: Community Development

Prepared by: Laura McElhanon, AICP

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Advertised: ____Not Required ______

Dates: __________________________

Attorney Review : Yes___ No ____

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Revised 6/10/04

 

Reviewed by: Dept. Head ________

 

Finance Dept. _______wp___________

Deputy C.M. ___________________

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City Manager __________RS_________

 

Account No. _________________

 

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Budget ______________________

 

Available _____________________


 

RESOLUTION NO._______________

 

A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA, AUTHORIZING THE TRANSMITTAL OF THE RESPONSE TO THE FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY AFFAIRS OBJECTION, RECOMMENDATION AND COMMENT REPORT (ORC) FOR 1ST CYCLE 2006 Large Scale COMPREHENSIVE PLAN Land Use Map AmendmentS for C & C peat, Benderson 85 I, triangle lakes, Benderson rb-3 associates, lasher/the oaks, carter norman, cdl investment, jk ventures, spring creek, serenby, mayfield, deems, parkhill lakeside, sunnyside landings, and mouktarra to the department of community affairs; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

 

BE IT RESOLVED by the City Commission of the City of Leesburg, Florida:

 

THAT tThe City of Leesburg, Florida, hereby approves the response to the FDCAs ORC Report for C & C Peat, Benderson 85 I, Triangle Lakes, Benderson RB-3 Associates, Lasher/The Oaks, Carter Norman, CDL Investment, JK Ventures, Spring Creek, Serenby, Mayfield, Deems, Parkhill Lakeside, Sunnyside Landings, and Mouktarra.

 

THAT the City of Leesburg, Florida, will amend the Future Land Use Element during the next adoption cycle to remove the references to floor area ration (FAR).

 

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 the 18th day of December, 2006.

 

THE CITY OF LEESBURG

 

 

By ______________________________________

Mayor

ATTEST:

 

 

 

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City Clerk