Envision Alachua-Hawthorne

The Envision Alachua-Hawthorne Request for Annexation and Comprehensive Plan Amendment Application (EA-Hawthorne) were shaped by the community through the Envision Alachua planning process. The Request and Application were submitted to the City of Hawthorne for its review on June 25, 2015. The City of Hawthorne voted to adopt the annexation and approve the comprehensive plan amendment on November 17, 2015.

View and download the Request and Application documents below. Links to view videos and photographs of City of Hawthorne public hearings are also provided below.

For a summary of facts regarding EA-Hawthorne, see our full-length factsheet here or a postcard summary here.

Please note: some of these documents are large and may take some time to download.

 

PUBLIC HEARING AND WORKSHOP VIDEOS

The following video presentations are from the City of Hawthorne public hearings on the Annexation and Comprehensive Plan Amendment. Three of the six meetings were videotaped (9/15/2015, 11/3/2015, and 11/17/2015) and one was audiotaped (9/9/2015) by the City of Hawthorne.

Video Presentation of Hawthorne Commission Public Hearing on Envision Alachua-Hawthorne Annexation and Comprehensive Plan Amendment, September 15, 2015

Video Presentation of City of Hawthorne Public Hearing on Envision Alachua-Hawthorne Annexation and Hawthorne Comprehensive Plan Amendment, November 3, 2015

Video Presentation of City of Hawthorne Commission Public Hearing on Envision Alachua-Hawthorne Annexation and Hawthorne Comprehensive Plan Amendment, November 17, 2015

The following video presentation is from the workshop held by the City of Hawthorne on January 12, 2016 to respond to a letter from the Alachua County Commission regarding the Comprehensive Plan Amendment.

Video Presentation of City of Hawthorne Workshop, January 12, 2016

Following are videos from the City of Hawthorne public hearings on the Comprehensive Plan Amendment held during September and December 2016.

Video Presentation of City of Hawthorne Planning and Zoning Board Public Hearing on Envision Alachua-Hawthorne Comprehensive Plan Amendment, September 14, 2016

Video Presentation of City of Hawthorne Public Hearing on Envision Alachua-Hawthorne Comprehensive Plan Amendment, September 21, 2016

Video Presentation of City of Hawthorne Public Hearing on Envision Alachua-Hawthorne Comprehensive Plan Amendment, December 6, 2016

 

PUBLIC HEARING PHOTOS

Photographs from the City of Hawthorne public hearings and workshop can be viewed at the Image Library by clicking here. Photographs were taken at four of the five public hearings (9/9/2015, 9/15/2015, 11/3/2015 and 11/17/2015) and at the City of Hawthorne workshop on 1/12/2016.

ENVISION ALACHUA-HAWTHORNE REQUEST FOR ANNEXATION

ANNEXATION COVER LETTER

PETITION FOR VOLUNTARY ANNEXATION, CITY OF HAWTHORNE

 

ENVISION ALACHUA-HAWTHORNE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN AMENDMENT APPLICATION

TABLE OF CONTENTS

SECTION I. APPLICATION COVER LETTER

SECTION II. APPLICATION

SECTION III. CITY OF HAWTHORNE PROPOSED FUTURE LAND USE MAP

SECTION IV. PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO THE CITY OF HAWTHORNE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN

SECTION V. COMPREHENSIVE PLAN AMENDMENT JUSTIFICATION REPORT

SECTION VI. ENVIRONMENTAL DATA AND ANALYSIS

SECTION VII. WATER AND WASTEWATER DATA AND ANALYSIS

SECTION VIII. TRANSPORTATION DATA AND ANALYSIS

SECTION IV. PLUM CREEK EA-HAWTHORNE PROPERTIES – DEED DOCUMENTATION

SECTION X. PROPERTY APPRAISER AND TAX COLLECTOR DOCUMENTS

SECTION XI. LEGAL DESCRIPTION – LANDS PROPOSED FOR COMMERCIAL FUTURE LAND USE DESIGNATION

SECTION XII. COMMERCIAL LEGAL SKETCH

SECTION XIII. LEGAL DESCRIPTION – CITY LANDS PROPOSED FOR MIXED USE FUTURE LAND USE DESIGNATION

SECTION XIV. LEGAL DESCRIPTION – COUNTY LANDS PROPOSED FOR MIXED USE FUTURE LAND USE DESIGNATION

SECTION XV. MIXED USE LEGAL SKETCH

 

RESPONSE DOCUMENTS

Below are reponse documents to address City comments on the Comprehensive Plan Amendment Application.

ENVISION ALACHUA-HAWTHORNE ANNEXATION - LETTER RE. APPLICANT'S RESPONSES TO COMPREHENSIVE PLAN AMENDMENT COMMENTS

COMPREHENSIVE PLAN AMENDMENT LEVEL OF SERVICE / PUBLIC FACILITIES ANALYSIS

RESPONSE TO COMPREHENSIVE PLAN AMENDMENT COMMENTS, WATER AND WASTEWATER

TRANSPORTATION DATA AND ANALYSIS RESPONSE TO CITY COMMENTS