Commission Meeting Agenda Item
Ordinance 2021-23 — Annexation — Mark and Susan Daigneau, Douglas A. Hill, Sr. Life Estate, and Levon and Sarah Mears — Annexing Property being Approximately 150.72 Acres Referenced by Alternate Key Numbers 1279763, 1770670, 1770661, 1771498, and 1770653; Located South of County Road 466 and East of Cherry Lake Road in Lake County, Florida
Staff Recommended Motion
Staff recommends approval of Ordinance 2021-23, Annexing Property being Approximately 150.72 Acres.
Applicant Greg Beliveau, LPG Urban & Regional Planners, Inc., on behalf Mark and Susan Daigneau, Douglas A. Hill, Sr. Life Estate, and Levon and Sarah Mears, has filed applications to annex property consisting of 150.72 acres located south of County Road 466 and east of Cherry Lake Road in Lake County, Florida, from unincorporated Lake County into the Town of Lady Lake.
The subject properties lie in Section 19, Township 18 South, Range 24 East, in Lake County, Florida. Appropriate legal descriptions, a location map, and a sketch of the properties have been included with the submitted application. The lot will be served by the Town of Lady Lake's Central Water and Sewer System, and the Lake County Fire Department.
Notices to inform the surrounding property owners (70) within 150 feet of the property proposed by the annexation request were mailed Monday, October 25, 2021. The properties were also posted Monday, October 25, 2021.
The annexation application was received on Thursday, October 14, 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 consideration of a recommendation by the Planning and Zoning Board.
The Technical Review Committee found that Ordinance 2021-23 was ready for transmittal to the Planning and Zoning Board.
At the November 8, 2021 meeting, the Planning and Zoning Board voted 4-1 to forward Ordinance 2021-23 to the Town Commission with the recommendation of approval.
Source of Funding
The Town Commission is scheduled to consider Ordinance 2021-23 for second and final reading on a date to be determined, pending review of the concurrent Large-Scale Comprehensive Plan Amendment, Ordinance 2021-24, by the Department of Economic Opportunity.
Draft Ordinance 2021-23
AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWN COMMISSION OF THE TOWN OF LADY LAKE, FLORIDA; VOLUNTARILY ANNEXING PROPERTY BEING APPROXIMATELY 150.72 ACRES OWNED BY MARK AND SUSAN DAIGNEAU, DOUGLAS A. HILL, SR. LIFE ESTATE, AND LEVON AND SARAH MEARS; REFERENCED BY ALTERNATE KEY NUMBERS 1279763, 1770670, 1770661, 1771498, AND 1770653; LOCATED SOUTH OF COUNTY ROAD 466 AND EAST OF CHERRY LAKE ROAD IN LAKE COUNTY, FLORIDA; PROVIDING FOR REDEFINITION OF THE LAND BOUNDARIES OF THE TOWN OF LADY LAKE; PROVIDING FOR FILING 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:
Section 1. Pursuant to and under the authority of the provisions of Florida Statute 171.044, the Town of Lady Lake, Florida, does hereby annex property being approximately 150.72 acres, in the unincorporated areas of Lake County, Florida, contiguous to the Town, more particularly described in Exhibit “A”.
Section 2. 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.
Section 3. 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.
Section 4. 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.
Section 5. This Ordinance shall become effective upon its adoption.
Section 6. In accordance with the provisions of Section 171.06, 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 this ___ day of ___________, 2022 in the regular session of the Town Commission of the Town of Lady Lake, Lake County, Florida, upon Second and Final Reading.
Town of Lady Lake, Florida
Ruth Kussard, Mayor
Nancy Slaton, Town Clerk
Approved as to form:
Derek Schroth, Town Attorney
EXHIBIT A — Legal Description and Map
The South ½ of the Southeast ¼ of the Northeast ¼ of Section 19, Township 18 South, Range 24 East, in Lake County, Florida; and
the South ¾ of the North ½ of the Southwest ¼ of the Southwest ¼ of Section 19, Township 18 South, Range 24 East, Lake County, Florida, less the West 25 feet thereof; and
the Southeast ¼ of the Southwest ¼ of Section 19, Township 18 South, Range 24 East, Lake County, Florida; and
the East ¾ of the North ¼ of the Northwest ¼ of Section 30, Township 18 South, Range 24 East and the North ¼ of the West ½ of the Northwest ¼ of the Northeast ¼ of Section 30, Township 18 South, Range 24 East, Lake County, Florida; and
the Southwest ¼ of the Southeast ¼ of Section 19, Township 18 South, Range 24 East; ALSO, an easement for ingress and egress over, upon and across the South 15 feet of the Southeast ¼ of the Southeast ¼ of Section 19, Township 18 South, Range 24 East, Lake County, Florida.