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Ord 1202 5yr CIE Update  

Proposed Ordinance No. 1202 will be considered for adoption at the April 7, 2020 City Council Meeting. This item is an annual requirement from the State that updates the City's Comprehensive Plan Five-Year Schedule of Capital Improvements. Click here to view the proposed ordinance. Should you have any questions or want to issue comments on this item, contact City Clerk Lane Gamiotea, lgamiotea@cityofokeechobee.com or 863-763-3372 ext. 9814, as the City is currently establishing protocols for public participation during meetings due to the COVID-19.

Ord 1208 FF Cancer Presumption

Proposed Ordinance No. 1208 will be considered for adoption at the April 7, 2020 City Council Meeting. This item amends the City Firefighters Pension Fund implementing Firefighter Cancer Presumption. Click here to view the proposed ordinance. Should you have questions or want to issue comments on this item, contact City Clerk Lane Gamiotea, lgamiotea@cityofokeechobee.com  or  863-763-3372 ext. 9814, as the city is currently establishing protocols for public participation during meetings due to COVID-19.

 
   

Comp Plan FLUM Amendment No. 20-003-SSA

Proposed Comprehensive Plan Small Scale Future Land Use Map Amendment Application No. 20-003-SSA will be considered at the April 16, 2020 Planning Board Meeting. Applicant/Owner: Mitchell Hancock/Mitchell Hancock, Inc. The vacant property is located in the 700 block betweeen NW 7th and 8th Streets along Northwest 6th Avenue. Reclassify from Single Family Residential to Industrial, Lots 11 to 20 of Block 62, Okeechobee, Plat Book 1, Page 10 Okeechobee County public records. Click here to view the proposed application. Should you have questions or want to issue comments on this item, contact Planning Board Secretary Patty Burnette, pburnette@cityofokeechobee.com or 863-763-3372 ext. 9824, as the City is currently establishing protocols for public participationduring meetings due to COVID-19.

Rezoning Petition No. 20-001-R

Proposed Rezoning Petition No. 20-001-R will be considered at the April 16, 2020 Planning Board Meeting.Applicant/Property Owner: Loumax Development Inc. on behalf of the property owner Nemec Children’s Trust.The vacant property is located in the 500 to 600 blocks along Southwest 7th Avenue. Requesting to rezone from Residential Multiple Family to Industrial, 2.87± acres. The proposed use is to expand the existing industrial facility located to the North. Click here to review the proposed application. Should you have questions or want to issue comments on this item, contact Planning Board Secretary Patty Burnette, pburnette@cityofokeechobee.com  or 863-763-3372 ext. 9824, as the City is currently establishing protocols for public participation during meetings due to COVID-19.

 

Comp Plan FLUM Amendment No. 20-002-SSA

Proposed Comprehensive Plan Small Scale Future Land Use Map Amendment Application No. 20-002-SSA will be considered at the April 16, 2020 Planning Board Meeting.Applicant/Property Owner: Loumax Development Inc. on behalf of the property owner Nemec Children’s Trust. The vacant property is located in the 500 to 600 blocks along Southwest 7th Avenue. Reclassify from Single Family Residential and Multi-Family residential to Industrial, 2.87± acres. Click here to review the proposed application.Should you have questions or want to issue comments on this item, contact Planning Board Secretary Patty Burnette, pburnette@cityofokeechobee.com  or 863-763-3372 ext. 9824, as the City is currently establishing protocols for public participation during meetings due to COVID-19.