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1991-47 Request Broward Cty Reevaluate Land Use Plan for Unincorporated Areas Amending Reso 90-26RESOLUTION 91 - 47 A RESOLUTION OF .THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF PARKLAND, FLORIDA, URGING THE BROWARD COUNTY PLANNING COUNCIL TO CONDUCT A THOROUGH RE-EXAMINATION OF ALL PROPOSED LAND USES IN NORTHWEST BROWARD COUNTY; THAT THE BROWARD COUNTY PLANNING COUNCIL ALSO RE-EXAMINE THE NEED FOR AN EXTENSION OF THE SAWGRASS EXPRESSWAY INTO NORTHWEST BROWARD COUNTY AND PALM BEACH COUNTY; URGING THE BROWARD COUNTY PLANNING COUNCIL TO REMOVE THE AIRPORT LAND USE DESIGNATION IN THE NORTHWEST SECTION OF BROWARD COUNTY; PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE WHEREAS, the citizens of the City of Parkland (City) have a vital stake in the future use of the presently unincorporated 1,777 acre area lying west of the City of Parkland; and WHEREAS, the presently adopted Broward County Land Use Plan for this unincorporated area provides for future industrial and commercial development; and WHEREAS, the City believes that it would be in the public interest for the Broward County Planning Council to conduct a thorough examination of all proposed land uses in the northwest section of Broward County; and WHEREAS, the City believes the need for a general aviation airport in northwest Broward County has not been justified; and WHEREAS, the City believes such an airport is incompatible with the residential character of the City of Parkland; and RES 91 - 47 WHEREAS, the City believes such a general aviation airport is incompatible with the close proximity of the Everglades Wildlife Preserve and possible landfill due to possible airplane/bird encounters; and WHEREAS, the City questions the appropriateness of extending the Sawgrass Expressway into northwest Broward County and on into Palm Beach County, and WHEREAS, the City Commission through the adoption of Resolution No. 91 - 7 is already on record as being opposed to the construction of a general aviation airport in northwest Broward County; and WHEREAS, the City Commission also believes that it would be in the public interest for the Broward County Commission to remove the existing airport land use designation on the Broward County Land Use Plan. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF PARKLAND, FLORIDA: Section 1. That the City Commission urges the Broward County Planning Council to conduct a thorough re-examination of all proposed land uses in northwest Broward County. Section 2. That the Broward County Planning Council also re-examine the need for an extension of the Sawgrass Expressway into northwest Broward County and on into Palm Beach County. Section 3. That the City Commission of the City of Parkland urges the Broward County Planning Council to remove the airport land use designation in the northwest section of Broward County. RES 91 - 47 Section 4. That this Resolution shall be in full force and effect immediately upon its passage and adoption. PASSED AND ADOPTED THIS 16th DAY OF OCTOBER ATTEST: SAN ARMSTRONG, CMC, CITY CLERK , 1991 CITY OF PARKLAND, FLORIDA er aa..�� ir.i....z.dri/ fSA ►SPA LI A,�,�IAYOR