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Planning Commission votes 8-1 to recommend County Commission amend Siesta Key zoning regulations to allow flexibility with commercial structures’ street setbacks

Planning Commission votes 8-1 to recommend County Commission amend Siesta Key zoning regulations to allow flexibility with commercial structures’ street setbacks

December 28, 2017 | Comments (0)

By Rachel Brown Hackney SarasotaNewsLeader.com    Eight of nine Sarasota County Planning Commission members have agreed that developers should have the flexibility to construct buildings taller than 35 feet as close as 2 feet to the sidewalk in three commercial zoning districts on Siesta Key. The lone “No” vote at the conclusion of a Dec. […]

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County Commission asks for draft amendment to Siesta zoning regulations that would lower setback requirements for commercial buildings, including hotels

August 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

By Rachel Brown Hackney SarasotaNewsLeader.com           A June 12 vote by the Sarasota County Board of Zoning Appeals has prompted not only legal action but also a proposal for an amendment to the county’s Zoning Code that governs all of Siesta Key.           With the consensus of the Sarasota County Commission on July 12, County […]

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County Commission splits on vote allowing two privately initiated Comprehensive Plan amendments to be considered outside the normal cycle

County Commission splits on vote allowing two privately initiated Comprehensive Plan amendments to be considered outside the normal cycle

February 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

By Rachel Brown Hackney SarasotaNewsLeader.com The crux of the matter was the process, a Sarasota County staff member and the past chair of the County Commission explained during the board’s regular meeting on Jan. 10, and that was exactly what Commissioner Nancy Detert said she did not like. Detert was the sole commissioner to vote […]

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