Commission Meeting Agenda Item
Agenda Item Title
Ordinance 2022-10 – First Reading – Rezoning - An Ordinance rezoning one lot being approximately 0.15 acre, located in Orange Blossom Gardens Unit 3, owned by Martha K. Friedman, referenced by Alternate Key Number 2684232, from Lake County Residential Medium (RM) to Lady Lake Mixed Residential Medium Density (MX-8).
Agenda Item ID
Staff Recommended Motion
Staff recommends approval of Ordinance 2022-10.
Martha Friedman applied to rezone property consisting of one lot located within Orange Blossom Gardens Unit 3. The property consists of approximately 0.15 acre in Section 06, Township 18 South, Range 24 East, in Lake County, Florida. The property is addressed as 990 Tarrson Boulevard.
The existing zoning designation is Lake County Residential Medium (RM). The proposed zoning designation is Lady Lake Mixed Residential Medium Density (MX-8). The MX-8 designation is consistent with the other lots in The Villages that are presently in the Town of Lady Lake’s jurisdiction.
Existing Zoning- Lake County Residential Medium (RM)
The purpose of this district is to provide for a single-family residential home district in an urban area, along the boundaries of any municipality which might logically be expected to expand and annex or be able to provide urban convenience and facilities.
Proposed Zoning- Lady Lake Mixed Residential Medium Density (MX-8)
This district is established to implement comprehensive plan policies to provide moderate density single family and manufactured home dwelling units in urban environments at a density not to exceed eight dwelling units per acre, and it is intended to serve as a transitional zone between multi-family and single-family residential uses.
Properties Adjacent to 990 Tarrson Boulevard:
|North||Lake County Residential Medium|
|East||Lake County Residential Medium|
|South||Lake County Residential Medium|
|West||Lake County Residential Medium|
The application was received on Tuesday, July 5, 2022. Staff has determined it is complete and satisfies the requirements of the Land Development Regulations (LDR) and the Comprehensive Plan. It is ready for consideration by the Town Commission.
Staff mailed notices to inform the nine surrounding property owners within 150 feet on Monday, July 25, 2022. The properties were also posted the same day. Appropriate legal descriptions and survey information have been included with the submitted application.
The Technical Review Committee found that Ordinance 2022-10 was ready for transmittal to the Planning and Zoning Board.
At the August 8, 2022 meeting, the Planning and Zoning Board voted 5-0 to forward Ordinance 2022-10 to the Town Commission with the recommendation of approval.
The Town Commission is scheduled to consider Ordinance 2022-10 for second and final reading on Monday, September 19, 2022 at p.m.
Draft Ordinance 2022-10
AN ORDINANCE ESTABLISHING ZONING DESIGNATION FOR CERTAIN PROPERTY BEING APPROXIMATELY 0.15 ACRES OWNED BY MARTHA K FRIEDMAN; REFERENCED BY ALTERNATE KEY NUMBER 2684232, WITHIN THE TOWN OF LADY LAKE, FLORIDA; REZONING SUBJECT PROPERTY FROM LAKE COUNTY RESIDENTIAL MEDIUM TO LADY LAKE MIXED RESIDENTIAL MEDIUM DENSITY (MX-8); PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; ESTABLISHING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.
WHEREAS, on December 2, 1991, the Town of Lady Lake adopted a Comprehensive Plan (Ordinance 91-21) pursuant to the requirements of Chapter 163, Part H, Florida Statutes and Chapter 9J-5, Florida Administrative Code; and
WHEREAS, on January 23, 1992, the Florida Department of Community Affairs determined that the Town of Lady Lake Comprehensive Plan was in compliance with the requirements of Chapter 163, Part 2, Florida Statutes and Chapter 9J-5, Florida Administrative Code; and
WHEREAS, on August 15, 1994, the Town of Lady Lake adopted the Land Development Regulations of the Town of Lady Lake, Florida, and Official Zoning Map in accordance with the Town of Lady Lake Comprehensive Plan and the requirements of Chapter 163, Part 2, Florida Statutes; and
WHEREAS, the Town Commission of the Town of Lady Lake held a public hearing to consider a proposed amendment to the Official Zoning Map and determined that said amendment as proposed is consistent with the Town of Lady Lake Comprehensive Plan and meets the requirements of the Town of Lady Lake Land Development Regulations.
THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED, and enacted by the Town Commission of the Town of Lady Lake, in Lake County, Florida:
SECTION 1: Petition
Based upon the petition of certain landowners of property, which is located in Lake County, Florida, and described in Exhibit “A” hereto, a request has been made that the property be zoned “Lady Lake Mixed Residential Medium Density” (MX-8). Said petition has been approved by the Town Commission of the Town of Lady Lake in accordance with the Town of Lady Lake Comprehensive Plan, the Land Development Regulations of the Town of Lady Lake, the Charter of the Town of Lady Lake, and the Florida Statutes. The property described in Exhibit “A” hereto is hereby rezoned from “Lake County Residential Medium” (RM) to “Lady Lake Mixed Residential Medium Density” (MX-8).
SECTION 2: Severability
The provisions of this Ordinance are declared to be separable and if any section, sentence, clause or phrase of this Ordinance shall for any reason be held to be invalid or unconstitutional, such decision shall not affect the validity of the remaining sections, sentences, clauses or phrases of this Ordinance, but they shall remain in effect, it being the legislative intent that this Ordinance shall stand notwithstanding the invalidity of any part.
SECTION 3: Effective Date
This ordinance shall become effective immediately upon its passage by the Town Commission, except as limited by the provisions of Section 171.06, Florida Statutes, as said provisions pertain to newly annexed property and the final adoption of a Comprehensive Plan Amendment by the Town Commission.
PASSED AND ORDAINED by the Town Commission of the Town of Lady Lake, Florida, this 19th day of September, 2022.
Town of Lady Lake, Florida
Jim Rietz, Mayor
Nancy Wilson, Town Clerk
Approved as to form:
Derek Schroth, Town Attorney