Currently Lake County and Florida state development rules have a loophole! Lake County has several Rural areas defined as "Rural Protection Areas". These areas limit development to 1 home every 5 acres. However, cities in Lake County can annex parcels that are currently in Rural Protection Areas then change the density to whatever the particular city code allows - often several per acre.
Click the Read the Petition link to the right to learn more about why it's important to preserve Rural areas and our 'ask' to Lake County to preserve these areas.
DOWNLOAD a printable copy HERE