Buckingham is a rural community located east of I-75, south of the Orange
River and north of Lehigh Acres. Established as the Rural Community Preserve, community planning efforts seek to preserve the existing rural and
agricultural land use pattern, protect the community’s unique historical and
environmental values, and provide for rural residential areas.
- Lee Plan Goal 17 supports the community’s rural and historic character,
agricultural-based economy, natural resources, and visually attractive
The owner or agent applying for the following types of
county approvals must conduct one public informational session within the
community plan area prior to obtaining a finding of sufficiency.
- Planned development
- Conventional rezoning, special exception or
For additional information on meeting requirements, please
see Lee Plan