Planning and Zoning Board Meeting

Planning and Zoning Board Meeting

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Planning and Zoning Board Meeting

November 4 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Meetings: First Wednesday of each month at t 6:00 pm.

The Board’s function is to review and approve site plans for three units or more of residential development and all commercial development. This Board also reviews community appearance and has the ability to grant variance from the Lake Worth Zoning Code.
Ord. No. 2014-02 – Sec. 23.2-8. – Planning and zoning board, established that the planning and zoning board shall consist of seven (7) members. All members of the board shall be residents of or property owners in the city. Members of the planning and zoning board shall serve without compensation. The seven (7) members shall be appointed by the city commission. All members of the board shall be appointed for a term of three (3) years.
Vacancies in the board membership by resignation, illness or other causes shall be filled by the city commission for the unexpired term of the member involved. Members of the planning and zoning board may be removed from office by the city commission at its discretion. The board shall select its own chairman and vice-chairman annually at the first meeting in January. The city’s community planner shall serve as secretary and advisor
to the board.

To carry out its responsibilities under this article, the membership of the planning and zoning board shall include, to the extent available,
The city commission shall determine whether or not the existing members of the planning and zoning board meet these requirements may appoint up to two (2) additional members to the planning and zoning board, if needed. Whenever a new member is appointed to the planning and zoning board, the city commission shall consider the professional requirements of the new member to ensure that the
requirements of this article are met.

  1. Ord. 2013-34 – Section 23.2, effective August 16, 2013 deletes alternate members and increases membership to seven (7) board members and amends absentee policy to three (3) consecutive regularly scheduled meetings or at twenty five percent (25%) of the public meetings of the Board held within any 12-month period, the City clerk shall declare the member’s office vacant and the City Commission shall promptly fill such vacancy.
  2. Ord. No. 2012-17, effective April 27, 2012, changed qualifications to include three (3) members from the disciplines of architecture, landscape architecture, planning, real estate sales, land development, banking, law or related fields. Two (2) members shall be citizens at large. One (1) alternate member shall be a professional and one (1) alternate shall be citizen at large.
  3. Ord. No. 2012-17, effective April 27, 2012, reduced from seven (7) voting members to five (5) voting and two (2) alternate members. Ord. No. 2011-10, effective July 15, 2011, deleted the two alternate members and changed advisor to Com. Dev. Department or designee instead of City Planner
  4. Ord. No. 2010-16, effective October 1, 2010, removed the criteria for members to have professional qualifications, such as attorney, professional planner, architect, landscape architect, real estate agent or broker, and land developer.
  5. Ord. No. 2008-14, effective 7/10/08, amended attendance requirements: a member who fails to attend three consecutive regularly scheduled meetings or 20% of regularly scheduled meetings held within a 12-month period shall have his/her seat declared vacant by the City Clerk and the City Commission shall promptly fill such vacancy.
  6. Ord. No. 2003-25, enacted 8/5/03, established attendance requirements: a member who fails to attend three consecutive regularly scheduled meetings or 25% of all meetings held within a 12-month period shall have his/her seat declared vacant by the City Clerk and the City Commission shall promptly fill such vacancy.
  7. Ord. No. 97-8, enacted 4/22/97, enabling/merged/created Planning Board & Board of Appeals.
  8. Ord. No. 95-27, enacted 10/3/95, requiring gift disclosure.

Financial Disclosure Forms are required.
Secretary: Sherrie Coale

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If any member of the board shall fail to be present at three (3) consecutive regularly scheduled meetings or at twenty-five (25) percent of the public meetings of the board held within any 12-month period, the city clerk shall declare the member’s office vacant and the city commission shall promptly fill such vacancy. three (3) members from the disciplines of architecture, landscape architecture, planning, real estate sales, land development, banking, law or related fields. Two (2) members of the planning and zoning board shall be citizen at large members. One (1) member shall be from a professional discipline as described above and one (1) member shall be a citizen at large.

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Date:
November 4
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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