Manatee County Government Administrative Center First Floor, Chambers 9:00 a.m. - October 2, 2014
October 2, 2014 Land Use Meeting
Agenda Item #13

PDMU-92-01(G)(R15) - Schroeder-Manatee Ranch, Inc. (University Lakes DRI22) - DTS20140285 - Buzzsaw00000326 - Quasi-Judicial - Robert Schmitt, AICP

Briefing Provided Upon Request

Contact and/or Presenter Information

Robert Schmitt, AICP

Development Services Manager/County Zoning Official

941-748-4501 ext. 6836

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 adopt Manatee County Zoning Ordinance No. PDMU-92-01(G)(R14); APPROVE the revised General Development Plan with Stipulations; for a project that was previously granted Special Approval: 1) for a project in the Evers Reservoir Watershed; 2) a Mixed Use project; and 3) a project adjacent to a perennial stream, as recommended by staff.


Enabling/Regulating Authority

Manatee County Comprehensive Plan

Manatee County Land Development Code

Background Discussion

• Stantec Consulting has filed this zoning/GDP amendment on behalf of Schroeder-Manatee Ranch Inc. for the 4,101.2 + acres University Lakes DRI;

• The proposed changes to GDP and Zoning Ordinance include the following:

– Revision to the dimensional table footnotes relative to maximum building height for Parcel 21;
– Modification to dimensional standards for single-family attached units;
– Revision to corresponding stipulations to provide consistency;
– Modification to Affordable Housing conditions consistent with current practices;
– Update to the phasing and build-out dates to reflect legislatively approved extensions; and
– Amendments to achieve internal consistency.

• Staff recommends approval with stipulations, as amended in staff report.

• On September 11, 2014, by a vote of 3 – 3, the Planning Commission made a recommendation of denial per Section (Exhibit “A”) to Resolution R-13-189(PC) Rules of Procedure.

• A summary of the Public Comments heard at the September 11, 2014 Planning Commission public hearing are in the staff report attached to this memo.

County Attorney Review
Other (Requires explanation in field below)

Explanation of Other
Sarah Schenk reviewed and responded by email on August 12, 2014.

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:  Maps - Future Land Use, Zoning and Aerial - University Lakes - PDMU-92-01(G)(R15) - 10-2-2014 BC.pdf
Attachment:  Staff Report University Lakes PDMU-92-01(Z)(G)(R15) 10-2-14 BOCC.pdf
Attachment:  Ordinance - University Lakes - PDMU-92-01(G)(R15) - 10-2-2014 BC.pdf
Attachment:  Copy of Newspaper Advertising - University Lakes - PDMU-92-01(G)(R15) - Bradenton Herald - 10-2-2014 BC.pdf
Attachment:  Copy of Newspaper Advertising - University Lakes - PDMU-92-01(G)(R15) - Sarasota Herald Tribune - 10-2-2014 BC.pdf
Attachment:  Public Comments - University Lakes - PDMU-92-01(Z)(G)(R15) - 10-2-2014 BC.pdf
Attachment:  Site Plan - University Lakes - PDMU-92-01(Z)(G)(R15) - 10-2-2014 BC.pdf
Attachment:  Slideshow - Planner - University Lakes - PDMU-92-01(G)(R15) - 10-2-2014 BC.pdf