Mar. 18, 2014 – Sarasota Board of County Commission conducted a transmittal public hearing on Comprehensive Plan Amendment (CPA) 2013-H and the 1st public hearing on Zoning Ordinance Amendment (ZOA) No. 80. Commission recommends transmittal of CPA 2013-H to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (FDEO) for review and comment.
(see Category: 09 / 2nd Phase Evaluations – 2050 Phase 2 Supplemental Rpt. 3-18-2014)
Feb. 19, 2014 – Sarasota County Commission recommends by consensus that the process proceed related to the Fiscal Neutrality issue involving potential revisions to the Sarasota 2050 RMA Policy via the 3rd Phase of the evaluation with specific direction to:
1- Consider changes to monitoring requirements
2- Consider Alternatives to Affordable Housing Requirements
3- Consider the removal of Public Transit as a required Fiscal Neutrality item
4a- Begin development of a county-defined Fiscal Impact Analysis process (consistent sources of costs & revenues)
4b- Review & potential updating of Impact Fees
5- Consider Transportation changes to include Mobility Fees &/or Impact Fees
(see Category: 10/3rd Phase Evaluations – FN-1 (a) thru (g), and Category: 07/Presentations – 20140219 BCC Stf. Pres. and 20140219 BCC Laffer Pres.)
Jan. 16, 2014 – Planning Commission recommends approval of 2nd Phase Sarasota 2050 Policy and Zoning Regulation Amendments (Comprehensive Plan Amendment No. 2013-H and Zoning Ordinance Amendment No. 80) as presented within the staff report along with the comments made by the Planning Commission.
(see Category: 03/Staff Reports – 20140116 PC 2050 Staff Report, and Category: 07/Presentations – 20140116 PC Public Hearing, and Category: 04/ Public Meeting Summary - 20140116 PC Public Hearing)
Dec. 4, 10, and 12, 2013 – Public meetings held at south, central, and north county locations at which recommendations for Phase 2 were presented regarding the 2050 RMA Policy Revisited effort.
(see Category: 04/ Public Meeting Summary – 20131204, 20131210 and 20131211 Public Meeting)
Nov. 20, 2013 – Board approves 1st Phase Sarasota 2050 Zoning Regulation Amendments (ZOA No. 78) and authorizes the processing of Comprehensive Plan Amendment No. 2013-H involving Sarasota 2050 RMA Policy, and advertisement for the public hearing on proposed Sarasota 2050 Zoning Regulation amendments (ZOA No. 80) as recommended within the 2 Phase staff report.
(see Category: 03/Staff Reports – 20131120 BCC 2050 Staff Report)
Nov. 7, 2013 – Public Hearing conducted by the Planning Commission on proposed 1st Phase 2050 Zoning Regulations Amendments (ZOA No. 78).
(see Category: 04/Public Meeting Summary – 20131107 Planning Commission)
Oct. 7, 2013 – Public meeting conducted on proposed 1st Phase Sarasota 2050 Zoning Regulation Amendments (ZOA No. 78).
(see Category: 04/Public Meeting Summary – 20131007 Public Meeting)
Sept. 24, 2013 – Board authorizes advertisement for the public hearing on proposed Sarasota 2050 Zoning Regulation amendments (ZTA No. 78) as recommended within the 1st Phase staff report.
(see Category: 03/Staff Reports – 20130924 BCC 2050 Staff Report)
July 9, 2013 - Board directs that:
a) the Scope of Work be approved inclusive of issue OS-5; and
b) authorized proceeding with an economic consultant on Fiscal Neutrality whose work product is to be reviewed by volunteers consisting of three individuals with banking and/or public finance experience. Said work product is due back to the Board by December 2013.
(see Category: 02/Scope of Work/Timeline – 20130709 2050 Scope of Work)
May 8, 2013 - Board directs:
a) County Attorney to clarify any conflicts in the County's fiscal neutrality requirement in relation to the recent Florida legislative action regarding proportionate share;
b) that the ‘scope of work review process’ be waived and that a report be presented back to the board within 60 days with a refined scope of work document, timeline/schedule; and community engagement description; and
c) that the staff report on Sarasota 2050 RMA Policy be posted on the county's website and that the public comment section on the "Sarasota 2050 RMA Policy Revisited" webpage be updated to include citizen name and address.
(see Category: 03/Staff Reports – 20130508 BCC 2050 Staff Report)
March 13 and 20, 2013 – County conducts public Open House meetings to obtain community input on Sarasota 2050 RMA Policy.
(see Category: 04/Public Meeting Summary – 20130313 Open House)
(see Category: 04/Public Meeting Summary – 20130320 Open House)
March 4 thru March 7, 2013 – A series of meetings held with community stakeholders representing various organizations such as the Council of Neighborhood Associations and Citizens for Sensible Growth in Sarasota County among others.
(see Category: 05/Public Meeting Handouts – 20130313 Public Interest Advocates ‘Public Interest Amendments’)
(see Category: 05/Public Meeting Handouts – 20130313 Sierra Club ‘Why We Oppose Changes Proposed by Developers’)
Jan. 30, 2013 - Board directs staff to:
a) compile data on Sarasota 2050 projects;
b) engage the community on Sarasota 2050 RMA Policy; and
c) prepare a draft scope of work document for initiation of appropriate implementation action in response to input collected.
(see Category: 03/Staff Reports – 20130130 BCC 2050 Staff Report)
Oct. 12 thru Dec. 18, 2012 – A series of meetings held with Sarasota 2050 development stakeholders.
(see Category: 05/Public Meeting Handouts – 20130130 Developers Issues)
Sept. 18, 2012 - Board directs that meetings be conducted with Sarasota 2050 development stakeholders to obtain perspective related to processing and construction of projects pursuant to Sarasota 2050 RMA Policy.
Jan. 26, 2011 - Board directs that Sarasota 2050 RMA Policy be evaluated as related to implementation while maintaining the original goals and intent.