Manatee County Government Administrative Building First Floor, Chambers April 6, 2017
April 6, 2017 - Land Use Meeting
Agenda Item #5

Ordinance 17-07 - Sarasota Bradenton Internatinal Airport - DRI15 - 20160550 - Quasi-Judicial - Barney Salmon, Planner

Briefing Provided Upon Request

Contact and/or Presenter Information


   Barney Salmon, Planner, 941-748-4501 ext. 6902


   Bobbi Roy, Planning Coordinator, 941-748-4501 ext. 6878

Action Requested


Based upon the staff report, evidence presented, comments made at the public hearing, the action of the Planning Commission, and finding the request to be CONSISTENT with the Manatee County Comprehensive Plan, the Manatee County Land Development Code, and DRI #15; in accordance with Section 380.06, Florida Statutes; subject to the conditions of approval established in the Development Order; I move to APPROVE Ordinance No. 17-07, as recommended by the Planning Commission.

(Commissioner DiSabatino)

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Manatee County Comprehensive Plan

Manatee County Land Development Code

Background Discussion

• Mr. Paul Rozeman, agent for the property owner, and co-agent Mr. Charles(Dan) Bailey-SRQ Airport representative is requesting approval of an amendment to  DRI#15, Ordinance 05-035 to allow a Personal Wireless Service Facility in the form of a 140’ tall monopole type communication tower as an allowable use in Outparcel 3 in the PDMU zoning district on airport property.

• The 900 square foot site is located in the southeastern portion of Outparcel 3 within the airport; approximately 120 feet east of US 41 and south of the access road to Dolphin Aviation. The site is located within the R/O/R (Retail/Office/Residential) Future Land Use Categories (FLUC).

• There is a companion document; Zoning Ordinance PDMU-99-07(G)(R5) and a General Development Plan; that will also be amended.

• The amendment to the DRI and associated Ordinance includes :

         o Leasing approximately 3,400 square feet on a vacant portion of Outparcel 3 on Sarasota Bradenton Airport property
         o The leased site is approximately 60’ x 60’
         o The  site will include the 140’ cell tower and associated ground equipment for operating the cell tower 
         o An existing access point off of US41N (Dolphin Aviation driveway) will serve the un-manned cell tower 
         o An access easement will connect the cell tower compound via  the Dolphin Aviation driveway 
         o Adequate setbacks, buffers, screening, and landscaping according to the requirements of LDC Sections 402.16 – Planned Development Mixed Use and 531.31 Personal Wireless Service Facility

• Staff recommends approval.

• On March 9, 2017, by a vote of 7 – 0, the Planning Commission recommended approval.

County Attorney Review
Other (Requires explanation in field below)

Explanation of Other
Sarah Schenk reviewed and responded to Matter 2017-0063 by email on February 14, 2017.

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Please forward a 3 certified copies of the executed document to Bobbi Roy/Building and Development Services Department.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Staff Report - Sarasota Bradenton Airport DRI 15DO - Ord. 17-07.pdf
Attachment:  Attachment 1 - Maps and Aerials.pdf
Attachment:  Attachment 2 - Map H.pdf
Attachment:  Attachment 3 - West Aerial.pdf
Attachment:  Attachment 4 - Newspaper Advertising.pdf
Attachment:  Attachment 5 - Ordinance 05-35 in strikethrough - underline format.pdf