AGENDA MEMORANDUM

 

 

MEETING DATE:   October 8, 2007         

 

From:                          Laura McElhanon, AICP, Community Development Director

 

Subject:                      Resolution for Subdivision Plat of Ashton Woods

 

 

Staff Recommendation

The Development Review Committee recommends approval of the proposed subdivision plat for Ashton Woods. See attached copy of the Development Review Committee recommendations dated October 5, 2007.

 

Analysis

The plat is situated in Sections 29 and 30, Township 19 South, Range 25 East within the existing municipal boundary and generally located north of Sunnyside Drive and east of Fern Drive. The plat consists of 116 single family residential lots.  The project is owned by Ashton Woods, LLC, and is being developed for a single family residential development.

 

The proposed plat meets the requirements of the City of Leesburg Land Development Code and Florida Statutes.  The division of land is also consistent with the current zoning district of R-3 (High Density Residential) and the Future Land Use Map designation of Low Density Residential.

 

Options         

1.         To approve or disapprove the proposed plat.

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

 

Fiscal Impact

There is no fiscal impact to the City.

 

Submission Date and Time:    10/5/07 4:44 PM____

 

Department:  Community Development

Prepared by Laura McElhanon, AICP

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                                                                   RESOLUTION NO.  _________

 

 

A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA, ACCEPTING AND APPROVING A PLAT OF ASHTON WOODS, A SUBDIVISION IN AN R-3 (HIGH DENSITY RESIDENTIAL) DISTRICT, WITHIN THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA, GENERALLY LOCATED NORTH OF SUNNYSIDE DRIVE AND EAST OF FERN DRIVE, LYING IN SECTIONS 29 AND 30, TOWNSHIP 19 SOUTH, RANGE 25 EAST; AND ACCEPTING AND DEDICATING TO THE USE OF THE PUBLIC ANY EASEMENTS OR PUBLIC PLACES SHOWN THEREON AS BEING DEDICATED TO THE PUBLIC; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. 

 

 

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

 

That the plat of the following-described land, which is named “Ashton Woods,” is hereby approved and accepted by the City of Leesburg, Florida:

 

That portion of Sections 29 and 30, Township 19 South, Range 25 East, Lake County, Florida described as follows:

 

(See attached Exhibit A)

 

FURTHER RESOLVED, that all easements and other areas which are shown on the plat as being dedicated to the public are hereby accepted for municipal purposes and shall be under the care and control of The City of Leesburg, Florida. 

 

THIS RESOLUTION 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  the 8th day of October, 2007. 

 

 

THE CITY OF LEESBURG

 

 

 

By: _________________________________

   Mayor

 

ATTEST:

 

 

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City Clerk

 

 

 

ASHTON WOODS LEGAL DESCRIPTION

 

THOSE PORTIONS OF THE EAST 1/2 OF THE NORTHEAST 1/4 OF SECTION 30, TOWNSHIP 19 SOUTH, RANGE 25 EAST AND THOSE PORTIONS OF THE SOUTHWEST 1/4 OF THE NORTHWEST 1/4 OF THE NORTHWEST 1/4 OF SECTION 29, TOWNSHIP 19 SOUTH, RANGE 25 EAST, ALL IN THE CITY OF LEESBURG, LAKE COUNTY, FLORIDA DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT A 6X6" CONCRETE MONUMENT WITH A 3" ROUND BRASS DISK MARKING THE EAST 1/4 CORNER OF SECTION 30, TOWNSHIP 19 SOUTH, RANGE 25 EAST, LAKE COUNTY, FLORIDA; THENCE N89°16'31"W ALONG THE SOUTH LINE OF THE NORTHEAST 1/4 OF SAID SECTION 30, A DISTANCE OF 666.43 FEET TO THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF THE WEST 1/2 OF THE SOUTHEAST 1/4 OF THE NORTHEAST 1/4 OF SAID SECTION 30, SAID POINT BEING THE POINT OF BEGINNING OF THIS DESCRIPTION; THENCE CONTINUE ALONG THE SOUTH LINE OF THE NORTHEAST 1/4 OF SAID SECTION 30, N89°16'31"W 666.43 FEET TO THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF THE WEST 1/2 OF THE SOUTHEAST 1/4 OF THE NORTHEAST 1/4 OF SAID SECTION 30; THENCE N00°39'38"E 1985.97 FEET ALONG THE WEST LINE OF THE EAST 1/2 OF THE NORTHEAST 1/4 OF SAID SECTION 30 TO THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF THE SOUTH 1/2 OF THE NORTHEAST 1/4 OF THE NORTHEAST 1/4 SAID SECTION 30;THENCE S89°25'31"E 1002.43 FEET ALONG THE NORTH LINE OF THE SOUTH 1/2 OF THE NORTHEAST 1/4 OF THE NORTHEAST 1/4 OF SAID SECTION 30 TO THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF THE EAST 2/3 OF THE WEST 3/4 OF THE SOUTH 1/2 OF THE NORTHEAST 1/4 OF THE NORTHEAST 1/4 OF SAID SECTION 30; THENCE S00°44'26"W 70.00 FEET ALONG THE EAST LINE OF THE EAST 2/3 OF THE WEST 3/4 OF THE SOUTH 1/2 OF THE NORTHEAST 1/4 OF THE NORTHEAST 1/4 OF SAID SECTION 30; THENCE S89°25'31"E 334.11 FEET TO THE WEST LINE OF THE SOUTHWEST 1/4 OF THE NORTHWEST 1/4 OF THE  NORTHWEST 1/4 OF SECTION 29, TOWNSHIP 19 SOUTH, RANGE 25 EAST, LAKE COUNTY, FLORIDA; THENCE N00°46'02"E 70.00 FEET ALONG SAID LINE TO THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF THE SOUTHWEST 1/4 OF THE NORTHWEST 1/4 OF THE NORTHWEST 1/4 OF SAID SECTION 29; THENCE S89°03'37"E 110.00 FEET ALONG THE NORTH LINE OF THE SOUTHWEST 1/4 OF THE NORTHWEST 1/4 OF THE NORTHWEST 1/4 OF SAID SECTION 29; THENCE S00°43'04"W 451.70 FEET TO A 4" OCTAGON SHAPED CONCRETE MONUMENT; THENCE N89°46'37"W  31.24 FEET TO A 4" OCTAGON SHAPED CONCRETE MONUMENT; THENCE S00°11'32"W 210.20 FEET TO A 4" OCTAGON SHAPED CONCRETE MONUMENT; THENCE N89°40'57"W 81.27 FEET TO THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF THE SOUTHWEST 1/4 OF THE NORTHWEST 1/4 OF THE NORTHWEST 1/4 OF SAID SECTION 29; THENCE N89°22'41"W 667.67 FEET TO THE NORTHEAST CORNER  OF THE WEST 1/2 OF THE SOUTHEAST 1/4 OF THE NORTHEAST 1/4 OF SAID  SECTION 30; THENCE S00°42'50"W 1325.11 FEET TO THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF THE WEST 1/2 OF THE SOUTHEAST 1/4 OF THE NORTHEAST 1/4 OF SAID SECTION 30 AND THE POINT OF BEGINNING.