Commission Meeting Agenda Item
Ordinance 2020-15 — First Reading — An Ordinance Annexing Two Lots Owned by Richard R. Rollins and Edith C. Rollins, Being Approximately 0.25 Acres, Located within Orange Blossom Gardens Unit 3, Lots 34 & 42, Referenced by Alternate Key Numbers 1483549 and 1200458
Staff Recommended Motion
Staff recommends approval of the first reading of Ordinance 2020-15.
Thomas E. Shaw with T Shaw Construction filed an annexation application on behalf of property owners Richard R. Rollins and Edith C. Rollins to annex property consisting of two lots located within Orange Blossom Gardens Unit 3, Lots 34 and 42. The application involves annexing approximately 0.25 acres from unincorporated Lake County into the Town of Lady Lake. The lots are addressed as 903 Silver Oak Avenue and 914 Silver Oak Avenue.
The subject property is in Section 06, Township 18 South, Range 24 East, in Lake County, Florida. The appropriate legal description, a location map, and a sketch of the property was included with the submitted application. The lots will be served by the Village Center Community Development District Central Water and Sewer System, as well as the District’s Fire Department. The subject property is contiguous with the existing municipal boundary.
The annexation application was received on Wednesday, November 4, 2020, and has been reviewed and determined to be complete. The application meets the requirements of the Land Development Regulations (LDRs) as well as the adopted Comprehensive Plan and is ready for a recommendation by the Planning and Zoning Board.
Staff mailed notices to inform the surrounding 48 property owners within 150 feet of the property proposed by the annexation request on Wednesday, November 25, 2020. The property was posted Monday, November 30, 2020.
The Technical Review Committee found that Ordinance 2020-15 was ready for transmittal to the Planning and Zoning Board.
At the December 14, 2020 meeting, the Planning and Zoning Board voted 3 to 0 to forward Ordinance 2020-15 to the Town Commission with the recommendation of approval.
The Town Commission is scheduled to consider Ordinance 2020-15 for second and final reading at a special meeting to be held on Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 6 p.m.
Draft Ordinance 2020-15
AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWN COMMISSION OF THE TOWN OF LADY LAKE, FLORIDA; VOLUNTARILY ANNEXING PROPERTY BEING APPROXIMATELY 0.25 ACRES OWNED BY RICHARD R. AND EDITH C. ROLLINS; LOTS 34 & 42 OF ORANGE BLOSSOM GARDENS UNIT 3, WITHIN LAKE COUNTY, FLORIDA; REFERENCED BY ALTERNATE KEY NUMBERS 1483549 AND 1200458; PROVIDING FOR REDEFINITION OF THE LAND BOUNDARIES OF THE TOWN OF LADY LAKE; PROVIDING FOR FILING OF THIS ORDINANCE; REPEALING ALL ORDINANCES IN CONFLICT HEREWITH; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE; AND PROVIDING FOR PUBLICATION IN ACCORDANCE WITH LAW.
Be it ordained and enacted by the Town Commission of the Town of Lady Lake, in Lake County, Florida, as follows:
Pursuant to and under the authority of the provisions of Florida Statute 171.205 and the Interlocal Service Boundary Agreement executed September 4, 2013 between Lake County, Florida, and the Town of Lady Lake, Florida, the Town of Lady Lake does hereby annex property being approximately 0.25 acres in the unincorporated area of Lake County, Florida; existing as a contiguous parcel to the Town, more particularly described in Exhibit “A”.
Upon final passage and adoption of this Ordinance, a copy hereof shall be filed with the Clerk of the Circuit Court of the Fifth Judicial Circuit, in and for Lake County, Florida, and also a copy shall be filed with the Department of State of the State of Florida.
Should any section, phrase, sentence, provision, or portion of this Ordinance be declared by any court of competent jurisdiction to be unconstitutional or invalid, such decision shall not affect the validity of the Ordinance as a whole, or any part thereof, other than the part so declared to be unconstitutional or invalid.
That all property, real and personal, within said annexed property described herein, as provided by this Ordinance, and the inhabitants thereof, shall be subject to the government, jurisdiction, powers, franchises, duties, and privileges of the said Town of Lady Lake, Florida, and the said rezoned property shall be liable proportionately, for all of the present outstanding and existing, as well as future indebtedness to the Town of Lady Lake, Florida, and all laws heretofore passed by the Legislature of the State of Florida, relating to and which now and hereafter constitute its Charter, shall apply to and have the same force and effect on such annexed territory as if all such annexed territory had been a part of the Town of Lady Lake, Florida at the time of the passage and approval of said laws and ordinances.
This Ordinance shall become effective upon its adoption.
In accordance with the provisions of Section 171.062, Florida Statutes, the property annexed in this Ordinance is subject to the Land Use Plan of the Lake County Comprehensive Plan and County zoning regulations until the Town adopts a Comprehensive Plan Amendment to include this annexed parcel on the Future Land Use Map Series of the Town’s Comprehensive Plan.
PASSED AND ORDAINED by the Town Commission of the Town of Lady Lake, Florida, this 20th day of January, 2021.
Town of Lady Lake, Florida
Ruth Kussard, Mayor
Nancy Slaton, Interim Town Clerk
Approved as to form:
Derek Schroth, Town Attorney
Exhibit A - Legal Description and Map
Parcel ID#: 06-18-24-0300-000-03400; Lot 34, Unit3, Orange Blossom Gardens, according to the plat thereof recorded in Plat Book 23, Pages 27-29, Public Records of Lake County, Florida; and Parcel ID #: 06-18-24-0300-000-04200; Lot 42, Unit 3, Orange Blossom Gardens, according to the plat thereof recorded in Plat Book 23, Pages 27-29, Public Records of Lake County, Florida.