AGENDA MEMORANDUM

 

 

MEETING DATE:   May 29, 2007

 

FROM:                       Laura McElhanon, AICP, Community Development Director

 

SUBJECT:                  Ordinance for Rezoning for Lesli Marchbanks

 

 

Staff Recommendation: 

The Planning staff and Planning Commission recommend approval of the proposed rezoning for the subject property from City R-2 (Medium Density Residential) to RP (Residential Professional).

 

Analysis:

The project site is approximately .21 acres.  The property is generally located on the south side of W. Dixie Avenue, west of Park Drive, as shown on the attached General Location Map. The present zoning for this property is City R-2 (Medium Density Residential). Currently, the property is undeveloped and the proposed use is for professional offices. The surrounding zoning designations are to the north R-2 (Medium Density Residential), to the east and south is R-2 (Medium Density Residential) and RP (Residential Professional), and to the west RP (Residential Professional).

                                              

The proposed zoning district of City RP (Residential Professional) is compatible with adjacent and nearby properties in the area and with the existing City future land use designation of City LD (Low Density Residential).

 

The existing land uses surrounding the property are single family residential transitioning to professional uses and professional offices. 

         

Development of the parcel may require modifications to City utilities at the owner’s expense.

 

By a vote of 7 to 0, the Planning Commission recommended approval.

 

Options:        

1.         Approve the proposed rezoning to City RP (Residential/Professional), thereby allowing consistent zoning and development standards for the area.

2.         Other such action as the Commission may deem appropriate.

 

Fiscal Impact:

There is no fiscal impact to the City.

 


Submission Date and Time:    6/8/07 10:31 AM____

 

 

 

Department: Community  Development

Prepared by: Bill Wiley, AICP

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ORDINANCE NO. ______

 

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA, REZONING APPROXIMATELY .21 ACRES GENERALLY LOCATED ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF W. DIXIE AVENUE, WEST OF PARK DRIVE, LYING IN SECTION 26, TOWNSHIP 19 SOUTH, RANGE 24 EAST, LAKE COUNTY, FLORIDA, FROM CITY R-2 (MEDIUM DENSITY RESIDENTIAL) TO RP (RESIDENTIAL PROFESSIONAL); AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

 

BE IT ENACTED BY THE PEOPLE OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA, that:

 

Section 1

 

Based upon the petition of Lesli Marchbanks, the owner of the property hereinafter described, which petition has heretofore been approved by the City Commission of the City of Leesburg Florida, pursuant to the provisions of the Laws of Florida, the said property located in Lake County, Florida, is hereby rezoned from City R-2 (Medium Density Residential) to RP (Residential Professional), to-wit:

 

Legal Description

 

LEESBURG, KERL'S SECOND ADD LOT 1, BLK 2 LYING SE'LY OF
DIXIE AVE PB 4 PG 59 - ORB 3364 PG 450.

 

 

Alternate Key Numbers: 1350727

 

 

Section 2.   

 

This ordinance shall become effective upon its passage and adoption, according to law.

 

PASSED AND ADOPTED at the regular meeting of the City Commission of the City of Leesburg, Florida, held on the                            day of                                          , 2007.

 

THE CITY OF LEESBURG

 

 

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            Mayor

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