The Draft Rural Lands Stewardship Area (RLSA) Overlay Amendments and the Draft RLSA Credit Analysis are provided for stakeholder review. Please provide comment to RLSArestudy@colliercountyfl.gov. The Planning Commission hearing scheduled for on April 16, 2020 has been postponed. When meetings resume and we have a new date we will post it here.
Rural Lands Stewardship Area Restudy White Paper was presented to the Board of County Commissioners October 22, 2019.The Board directed staff to prepare Growth Management Plan amendments based on the 5-Year Review Report and the White Paper findings.
Rural Lands Stewardship Area Overlay Plan
To date, the implementation of the Rural Land Stewardship Plan has protected over 50,000 acres of habitat, flow ways and agriculture, and directed growth to more sustainable town patterns of Ave Maria and the recently proposed Rural Lands West.
- For detailed information about the establishment and progress of the RLSA please visit the Rural Lands Stewardship Area Library.
- For information on approved Sending and Receiving Areas, please see: Rural Lands Stewardship Area Overlay Sending/Receiving: