Manatee County Government Administrative Building May 4, 2017 - 9:00 am First Floor - Chambers
May 4, 2017 - Land Use Meeting
Agenda Item #8

PDMU-92-01(G)(R16) - University Lakes - 20160512 - MEPS326 - Quasi-Judicial - Margaret Tusing, Principal Planner

Briefing Provided Upon Request

Contact and/or Presenter Information


   Margaret Tusing, Principal Planner, 941-748-4501 ext. 6828


   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 and the Manatee County Land Development Code, as conditioned herein, I move to APPROVE Manatee County Zoning Ordinance PDMU-92-01(G)(R16) with Stipulations, amending and restating Ordinance No. PDMU-92-01(G)(R15), as recommended by the Planning Commission.

(Commissioner Baugh)

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Manatee County Comprehensive Plan

Manatee County Land Development Code

Background Discussion

• Darenda Marvin, AICP, Grimes, Goebel, Grimes, Hawkins, Gladfelter & Galvano, P.L., Inc., agent for the owner, is seeking to amend the University General Development Plan to reflect the following changes:
? To reflect previously granted legislative extensions.
? Increase residential entitlements by 196 dwelling units, and increase commercial entitlements by 17,437 square feet through the transfer of existing entitlements from the adjacent Cypress Banks DRI in conjunction with the exercise of a Land Use Exchange.
? Relocate a portion of a linear park.
? Provide for the use of proportionate share for the remaining transportation improvement(s).
? Provide for an external access point on University Parkway.
? Provide for an external access point on Masters Avenue.
? Make the necessary amendments to Map H and the Development Order to reflect these changes.

• The University Lakes DRI is east of the intersection of I-75 and University Parkway, and located on the north side of University Parkway.

• The present zoning is PDMU (Planned Development Mixed Use)

• The total project size is ±4,101.17 acres.    

• The Applicant has simultaneously submitted an application to amend the University Lakes DRI Development Order, as well as the Cypress Banks DRI Development Order and the Cypress Banks Zoning Ordinance in conjunction with this request.

• Staff is recommending APPROVAL.

• On April 13, 2017, by a vote of 6 – 0, the Planning Commission recommended approval. Mr. Rutledge was absent.

County Attorney Review
Other (Requires explanation in field below)

Explanation of Other
Sarah Schenk reviewed and responded by email to Matter 2017-0140 on March 15, 2017.

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Please forward a copy of the executed document and letter from the Florida Department of State to bobbi.roy@mymanatee.org.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Staff Report - University Lakes GDP - PDMU-92-01(G)(R16) .pdf
Attachment:  Attachment 2 - Staff Report Maps.pdf
Attachment:  Attachment 3 - Revised GDP.pdf
Attachment:  Attachment 4 - Traffic Analysis.pdf
Attachment:  Attachment 5 - Legislative Extension Letters.pdf
Attachment:  Attachment 6 - 02.16.17 SCHOOL REPORT NOPC University Lakes DRI Inc 49 DU.pdf
Attachment:  Attachment 7 - CLOS 04-116.pdf
Attachment:  Attachment 8 - Newspaper Advertising.pdf
Attachment:  Attachment 9 - Ordinance PDMU-92-01(G)(R16).pdf