April 19, 2011 Planning & Zoning Board Meeting Overview
At the Planning and Zoning Board meeting held April 19, 2011 The Board took the following action:
A conditional use to allow, Peace River Center for Personal Development, to use a portion of an existing building located at 715 North Lake Avenue to be used as a 20-bed residential behavioral healthcare treatment and Baker Act evaluation facility, was approved for submission to the City Commission.
A Conditional use to allow, Florida Presbyterian Homes, to have temporary employee parking for approximately 40 vehicles on vacant property located at 320 Cannon Street was approved for submission to the City Commission, conditional to the erection of a privacy fence and the eventual return to open space.
I-3 (Heavy Industrial) zoning and a conditional use to allow, Mid Florida Environmental LLC, to build an air separation facility, used to make liquid Nitrogen, Oxygen and Argon on property located west of North Combee Road approximately 1,800 feet north of Saddle Creek Road was referred to staff for final recommendation. An additional public hearing is required at the next meeting due to a change to the site location, caused by the discovery of a Bald Eagle’s nest.
A Change in zoning from PUD (Planned Unit Development) to O-1 (Small Lot Office) on property located at 3704 Kathleen Road was approved for submission to the City Commission.
City I (Industrial) future land use and PUD (Planned Unit Development) zoning on two parcels of property located south of Drane Field Road and east of Hamilton Road to allow, Lakeland Electric, to construct a solar power generation facility were referred to staff for final recommendation.
PUD (Planned Unit Development) zoning to allow, North Lakeland Properties Inc., RG Lakeland Properties LLC, and RG Lakeland Tiki LLC. to build a mixed use regional shopping center (Gateway Commons) on approximately 50.7 acres located northwest of Interstate-4, east of US Highway 98 North and north of Crevasse Street was approved for submission to the City Commission.
A major modification of PUD (Planned Unit Development) zoning to reallocate industrial, office and commercial uses and allow, Doherty Holdings Second, LLC. two automobile dealerships on property located northwest of Interstate 4, east of Kathleen Road, and south of Griffin Road was approved for submission to the City Commission.
Change in future land use from Conservation (C) to Public and Institutional (PI) to allow, Lakeland Electric, to build an electric substation on 9 acres located at the northwest corner of North Road 33 and Huron Way was approved for submission to the City Commission.
Proposed changes to Article 36 of the Land Development Regulations (Sign Regulation) to allow projecting signs within the Downtown Commercial (C-6) and Munn Park Historic (C-7) zoning districts and to establish standards for such signs were approved for submission to the City Commission.
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