Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - May 2, 2013
May 2, 2013 Land Use Meeting
Agenda Item #5

PA-13-02/Proposed Ordinance 13-06 - University Village, LLC - Legislative - Kathleen Thompson

Briefing Provided Upon Request

Contact and/or Presenter Information

Kathleen Thompson, AICP

Planning Manager

941-748-4501 ext. 6841

Action Requested


Based upon the evidence presented, comments made at the Public Hearing, the technical support documents, the action of the Planning Commission, and finding the request to be CONSISTENT with the Community Planning Act as codified in applicable portions of Chapter 163, Part II, Florida Statutes and the Manatee County Comprehensive Plan, I move to TRANSMIT Plan Amendment PA-13-02, as recommended by the Planning Commission.


Commissioner DiSabatino


Enabling/Regulating Authority

Florida Statutes

Manatee County Comprehensive Plan

Background Discussion
  • The parent site consists of two parcels. One parcel, east of Pierce drain (15.08± acres) has a RES-6 future land use designation. However, the parcel west of the Pierce drain at 3005 Tallevast Road has an IL (Light Industrial) future land use designation (36.42± acres).


  • The applicant is requesting a Comprehensive Plan Future Land Use Map amendment for the 36.42+/- acre parcel (west side of Pierce drain) from the existing future land use category of IL (Light Industrial) to RES-6 (Residential – 6 dwelling units/gross acre).


  • The site is approximately 1,500± east of US 301. 28th St Court East is adjacent along the western boundary and Tallevast Industrial Park is located on the west side of 28th St Ct E.


  • Kinnan Elementary School and a vacant parcel owned by Manatee County are to the east of this site.


  • There are numerous residential subdivisions within a half mile of the proposed project.


  • The development trend along this section of Tallevast Road has been residential and residential support uses with light industrial facilities generally located at the intersection of US 301 and Tallevast Road. 


  • The area is served by utilities, county schools, roadway network, libraries, fire and public safety.


  • Staff recommends approval.


  • On April 11, 2013, by a vote of 5 – 0, the Planning Commission recommended approval. Mr. Wick abstained from voting due to a conflict of interest.

County Attorney Review
Other (Requires explanation in field below)

Explanation of Other
Written comments available from Sarah Schenk.

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Please forward signed letter to Bobbi Roy / Building and Development Services.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Maps - Future Land Use, Zoning and Aerial - University Village - PA-13-02 Ord. 13-06 - 5-2-13 BC.pdf
Attachment:  Staff Report - PA-13-02 Proposed Ordinance 13-06 - University Village - 5-2-13 BOCC.pdf
Attachment:  Copy of Newspaper Advertising - University Village - PA-13-02 - 5-2-13 BC.pdf