Background

The Sarasota County Commission adopted the new Unified Development Code (UDC) on November 27, 2018 with an effective date of January 1, 2019.

The UDC updated and combined the county’s Land Development Regulations (former Chapter 74 of the County Code) and Zoning Regulations (former Appendix A of the County Code).

UDC Amendment Cycle No. 2

Sarasota County initiated the 2nd Cycle of Amendments to the Unified Development Code (UDC), starting July 17, 2019.

The window for submitting written proposals to the UDC Amendment Cycle No. 2 is now closed.

Planning Commission - UDC Cycle No. 2 (Publicly‑initiated)

  • May 7 Planning Commission - COMPLETE
  • June 3 Sarasota County Commission

A brief summary of the proposed amendments is available in the Documents section below.

Note: the draft ordinances are in legislative format (strikethrough/underline showing proposed changes to existing language).

Planning Commission - UDC Cycle No. 2 (Privately‑initiated)

  • May 21 Planning Commission - COMPLETE
  • July 7 Sarasota County Commission

A brief summary of the proposed amendments is available in the Documents section below.

Note: the previously scheduled public workshop has been cancelled.

Documents