FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ON: Revised  September 13, 2012
FOR MORE INFORMATION, CALL: Jon MacGillis, 561-233-5234


Livestock Keeping in the Rural and Exurban Tiers


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The Board of County Commissioners (BCC) has directed Zoning staff to provide recommendations to address livestock keeping as accessory to single family residential in the rural and exurban tiers. The following links provide information on meetings and documents related to this topic:

Amendment Schedule

8/31/2012 - Livestock Keeping Exhibit T from Ordinance 2012-027
8/23/2012 - BCC Zoning Hearing Add /Delete
8/23/2012 - BCC Zoning Hearing - 2nd Reading /Adoption (Exhibit T)
7/26/2012 - BCC Zoning Hearing - 1st Reading
6/28/2012 - BCC Zoning Hearing – Request for Permission to Advertise
6/28/2012 - Memo to the Board of County Commissioners
6/13/2012 - Special LDRAB/LDRC Meeting

Community Meetings to Discuss Amendment

 August 15, 2012 – 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

All interested parties are invited to attend this informational meeting, including representatives of Jupiter Farms, The Acreage, the Acreage Landowners Association, and Indian Trail Improvement District.

Planning, Zoning & Building Department
Vista Center Complex
2300 North Jog Road, West Palm Beach, FL
1st Floor, Room VC-1W-47 Hearing Chambers

Community Meeting Livestock – Backup Material
Powerpoint Presentation 
 Audio Recording

July 9, 2012 - 7:00 pm

Acreage Landowners Association
Indian Trail Improvement District
13476 61st Street North, West Palm Beach, FL

June 14, 2012 - 7:00 pm

Jupiter Farms Community Pavilion,
Jupiter Farms Park
16655 Jupiter Farms Road, Jupiter Farms, FL

May 15, 2012 BCC Public Hearing

Video (Direction from Commissioner Marcus - start at minute 04:30:55)

Other Documents

Rural/Exurban Tiers County Wide Map

If you have any questions, please contact the Zoning Division at 561-233-5232.