Location: Sarasota, Florida, USA. Growing Florida county in sensitive subtropical wetland area threatened by sprawl
This regional project is an overlay to Sarasota County’s existing comprehensive plan. Everglades wetlands are protected by transferring development rights and providing incentives for ecologically sound land use. Compact development is encouraged through urban growth boundaries and guidelines mandating the inclusion of mixed-use centers in future villages.Read more at this project's website.
Transect Zone(s): T1 preserve, T2 reserve, T3 sub-urban, T4 general, T5 center, T6 core, SD district.
Project or Plan's Scale: Region
Features: Mixed uses.
Land area (in acres): 366
Project team designers: Glatting Jackson Kercher Anglin Lopez Rinehart, Inc.
Project team developers: none so far