Manatee County Government Administrative Building First Floor, Chambers December 3, 2015 - 9:00 a.m.
December 3, 2015 - Land Use Meeting
Agenda Item #15

Authorization and execution of Land Use and Deed Restriction Agreement


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Cheri Coryea, Director of Neighborhood Services Department
ext. 3468

Action Requested
Authorization for the Chairman to execute a Land Use and Deed Restriction Agreement with Ellenton Landings, LLC.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Manatee County Comprehensive Plan on Affordable Housing
Manatee County Land Development Code Housing Element

Background Discussion
The Manatee County Comprehensive Plan identifies elements of the County's Affordable Housing Program and requires the execution of a Land Use and Deed Restriction agreement in exchange for affordable housing incentives.

Ellenton Landings, LLC., is seeking determination of an affordable housing project which includes a requirement that 25% of the units be held within the affordable housing and workforce rental or sales price allowed under the Manatee County Local Housing Assistance Plan for a five year period.

The project consist of 136 units, 25% of which will be held for affordable rents or sales, another 25% of which will be held for workforce rents or sales eligibility for a five (5) year period.

A Land Use and Deed Restriction Agreement (LURA) is needed at this time to set forth the terms and conditions of land use and staff recommends execution by the Board.

Any funding needed for recording and certification fees shall be provided by the Neighborhood Services Department.

County Attorney Review
Other (Requires explanation in field below)

Explanation of Other
William Clague, Assistant County Attorney is involved with this project and it is under review.

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Maintain one original, return one original and one certified copy to Neighborhood Services Department - Elaine Maholtz x3487.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Ellenton Landings LURA.pdf