that the City
Commission adopt the 1st
Cycle Comprehensive Plan Amendments, which includes fifteen site specific
Future Land Use Map Amendments A .
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.
1st cycle 2006 submittal was transmitted to the State agencies for
review and the City received an
d Objections, Recommendations and
(ORC) from the DCA on September 25, 2006.
A copy of the ORC Report is attached with this agenda item.
ORC Report contained objections concerning
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
13. Parkhill Lakeside
14. Sunnyside Landings
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.
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
There is no fiscal impact to the City from this action.
Department: Community Development
Prepared by: Laura McElhanon, AICP
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Attorney Review : Yes___ No ____
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City Manager ___________________
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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; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.
BE IT RESOLVED by the City Commission of the City of Leesburg, Florida:
City of Leesburg, Florida, hereby approves the response to the FDCA’s 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