2008/2009 Regular Amendment Cycle


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Current Status - Adopt
Amend the various elements of the Lee Plan including: the Future Land Use Element; the Transportation Element; and the Future Land Use Map series to accommodate the Babcock Ranch Community AMDA proposal on a 17,787 ±acre development area located in southeastern Charlotte County and northeast Lee County. Incorporate proposed revisions to the following Lee Plan Maps: Map 3A, “2030 Financially Feasible Transportation Plan;” Map 3B, “Future Functional Classification Map;” Map 3C, “2020 Financially Feasible Transit Network;” Map 3D, “Bikeways/Walkways Facilities Plan;” Map 3H, “Future Maintenance Responsibility;” Map 3I, “Public Transit Trip Generators;” and Map 3J, “Evacuation Routes.” Amend Table 3, Schedule of Capital Improvements, and Table 4, Total Revenue and Project Summary, to reflect the mitigation of the development's traffic impacts.



Current Status - Withdrawn
Amend the Future Land Use Map Series, Map 1, for an approximate 1,263 +/- acre area of land located in Sections 16 through 20, Township 43 South, Range 26 East to change the Future Land Use classification from Rural, Wetlands, and Outer Islands to a proposed future land use designation of North River Village and Wetlands. The site is generally located south of N. River Road, east of SR 31 and north of the Caloosahatchee River. Amend the Future Land Use element of the Lee Plan to add a descriptor policy for the proposed North River Village land use category. Amend Table 1(b), Year 2030 Allocations, for the Alva Planning Community as proposed.



Current Status - Adopt
Amend the Future Land Use Element, text and Future Land Use Map series to incorporate the recommendations of the Buckingham Community Planning effort. Update Goal 17 of the Lee Plan to revise policies specific to the Buckingham Community and expand the affect of Goal 17 beyond the Rural Community Preserve land use category to the Buckingham Planning Community boundary.



Current Status - Adopt
Update Lee Plan Map 3D, the Unincorporated Bikeways/Walkways Facilities Map.



Current Status - Withdrawn
APPLICATION FOR request to amend text of Future Land Use Element Policy 1.3.7 to add footnote to the designation of Station 230+14 (Miromar Outlet Mall directional median opening).



Current Status - Withdrawn
APPLICATION FOR Future Land Use Amendment from Rural to Suburban with Neighborhood Center.



Current Status - Adopt
Revise Objective 6.1 and Policy 6.1.2.9, to add a cross reference exempting the Commercial Future Land Use category from Commercial Site Location Standards.



Current Status - Adopt
Amend the Vision Statement, Future Land Use Element, Community Facilities and Services Element, Conservation and Coastal Management Element, Glossary, Tables 1(a) and Table 1(b), and Future Land Use Map Series to reflect recommendations of the Density Reduction/Groundwater Resource Area Studies.



Current Status - Adopt
Implement the Lehigh Acres Study



Current Status - Adopt
Update Lee Plan Map 6, Lee County Utilities Future Water Service Areas. Reflect new acquisitions.



Current Status - Adopt
Update Lee Plan Map 7, Lee County Utilities Future Sewer Service Areas. Evaluate adding the Pine Island Coastal Rural Land Use Category - Reflect new acquisitions.



Current Status - Withdrawn
Southwest Florida International Airport - Update Table 5(a) to reflect the ongoing development of Skyplex.



Current Status - Withdrawn
Update Table 1(b) Year 2030 Allocations



Current Status - Withdrawn
Incorporate Urban Reserve Maps as a result of any agreements with the municipalities.



Current Status - Adopt
Evaluate allowing pre-disaster buildback at existing developed densities



Current Status - Adopt
Update Lee Plan Map 3C, The 2020 Financially Feasible Transit Network Map, to change the planning horizon from 2020 to 2030.



Current Status - Adopt
Modify Policy 1.4.7 to clarify what commercial uses are permitted in the Coastal Rural Future Land Use category.



Current Status - Withdrawn
Conservation Element - The conservation element must be amended to include factors that affect energy conservation. See 163.3177(6)(d) Future Land Use Map Series - The FLU maps must generally identify and depict "energy conservation." See 163.3177(6)(d)6. The Housing Element - The housing element's standards, plans and principles must include "energy efficiency in the design and construction of new housing" and the "use of renewable energy resources". See 163.3177(6)(f)1.h. and i. Amend various Lee Plan Elements to incorporate the requirements of HB 697. FLUE - Plan must be based upon the "discouragement of urban sprawl; energy - efficient land use patterns accounting for existing and future electric power generation and transmission systems; and greenhouse gas reduction strategies. See 163.3177(6)(a). Traffic Circulation Element - The traffic circulation element must be amended to incorporate transportation strategies to address reduction in greenhouse gas emissions from the transportation sector. Evaluate incorporating transportation concurrency exemption areas. See 163.3177(6)(b)



Current Status - Adopt
Evaluate the Lee Plan's Future Land Use Map (FLUM) in light of City annexations.



Current Status - Adopt
Verify and Update the Conservation Lands Category on the FLUM.



Current Status - Adopt
Update the Public Facilities Category on the FLUM



Current Status - Adopt
Update the "Constrained Conditions" for Pine Island Road (Matlacha) as contained on Table 2(a).



Current Status - Adopt
Update Lee Plan Map 22 "Lee County Greenways Multi-Purpose Recreational Trails Master Plan" to reflect changes made to the plan.



Current Status - Withdrawn
Update Lee Plan Map 11 "Future Recreational Uses Generalized Service Area Boundaries" to reflect additions to the park inventory and new data for service areas.



Current Status - Adopt
Continue the evaluation of the recommendations of the Commercial/Industrial Lands Study to further refine the appropriate Lee Plan policies.