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Plan Amendments and Process

Lakeland's Comprehensive Plan

2020 Comprehensive Land Use Plan
Adopted: August 16, 2010
Update Effective: December 19, 2016

Future Land Use Designations

Future Land Use Map
Update: March 2016

Comprehensive Plan Certification Program

 

Future Land Use Map Amendment Process

2017 Cycle B Comprehensive Plan Amendment Schedule
Application Deadline: June 1, 2017

Application for Future Land Use Map Amendment (PDF)
Application for Future Land Use Map Amendment (Word)
See also: Water Capacity Guidelines and Full Fee Schedule
See also: School Board of Polk County School Concurrency Application.  For more information on school concurrency visit the Polk County School Board's Website.

State of Florida Comprehensive Plan Review Process

 

Proposed Plan Amendments

Estimated Timelines for Proposed Amendments

LS-12-009: 121 Acres at SE Corner of Harden Bl and Polk Parkway (Oakbridge DRI)

LUL15-003: Land Use Change - 115.55 acres located southeast of Interstate-4 and northwest of North Road 33

The scheduled January 19, 2016 and February 1, 2016 public hearing dates for LUL15-003, PUD15-020 & ZON15-007 & Related Actions (Bridgewater) have been postponed to a future date to be determined.  A local newspaper advertisement related to these actions will be required to be published approximately seven (7) days prior to each of the hearing dates. 

 

CPA17-001: Text Amendment: Water Supply Update

CPA17-002: Text Amendment: Update to Lakeland Comp Plan- Policy 11G

LUL17-002: Proposed Future Land Use Change from County Business Park Center (BPC-2) to City Business Park (BP) on approximately 22.35 acres generally located north of Drane Field Rd, east of Air Park Dr

LUL17-003: Proposed Future Land Use Change from County Industrial (IND) to City Business Park (BP) on approxmately 56.4 acres generally located north of Drane Field Rd and west of Airport Rd

LUL17-004: Proposed Future Land Use Change from County Industrial (IND) to City Business Park (BP) on approximately 24.41 acres generally located north of Drane Field Rd and west of Century Blvd.

LUS17-001 Proposed Future Land Use Change: from County Residential Low (RL-1) to City Residential Medium (RM) on approximately 4.15 acres located at 2320 Sleepy Hill Rd

LUS17-003 Proposed Future Land Use Change from RL to RM on approximately 8.9 acres located at 215 E Alamo Dr

State Planning Agency Notice of Intent (NOI)

The Florida Division of Community and Planning Development (State Planning Agency) issues a Notice of Intent (NOI) regarding Compliance of recently adopted Citys Comprehensive Plan Amendments.  The State's finding of Compliance basically is a determination of whether or not the City's amendments are consistent with the State's Comprehensive Plan.  Affected parties have 21 days to appeal the State finding from the date that it was published on their website.  The City only adopts regular, non-DRI amendments twice a year, thus, an NOI may or may not be found below or on the State's website: http://dca.deo.myflorida.com/finddocumentsonline/.  If you have a question about the NOI, please call our Division at 863-834-6011.