Proposed deletions of environmental protections in our Comprehensive Plan
Under pressure from developers and politicians to “streamline” (i.e. deregulate) growth management in Hillsborough County, a whole slew of changes (mostly deletions) are being proposed to Hillsborough County’s Comprehensive Plan.You can see all the changes online. Please check carefully the proposed deletions of the environmental protections in the Coastal Management Element (CPA 12-04) and the Conservation and Aquifer Element (CPA 12-05). Also see the schedule of public hearings for your opportunity for public input. Planning Commission Hearing:
Mon. Dec. 12, 5:30, County Center, 18th floor, 601 E. Kennedy Blvd.
County Commission Hearing:
Thurs., Feb. 2, 2012, County Center, 2nd floor, 601 E. Kennedy Blvd. (Tentative)
For more information, and info on how you can provide input as a citizen or an organization, contact your Planning Commission.