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Lake County to host public workshop on Green Swamp land use regulations

Lake County is hosting a Green Swamp Land Use Workshop on Tuesday, June 11 at 5:30 p.m. inside the Board Chambers, located on the second floor of the County Administration Building, 315 W. Main St., Tavares.

During the public workshop, staff will give a presentation on various issues that the board has publicly discussed, including: possible transfer of development rights, allowed uses within open space, septic tank provisions, and low impact development guidelines.

This workshop will provide residents and stakeholders with an opportunity to express their views concerning the social, economic, and environmental impacts of future land use in the Green Swamp. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions and to offer input to staff and county commissioners.

To view the meeting live online, visit https://lakecountyfl.gov/board_agendas/board_agendas_and_actions.aspx.

Public participation is solicited without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, or family status. Persons who require language translation or interpretive services, which are provided at no cost, or those requiring special accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) may request assistance by contacting Fred Martin, Lake County Title VI/Nondiscrimination and ADA Coordinator, at 352-343-9653 or fmartin@lakecountyfl.gov at least seven days prior to the meeting.