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Topic: Land Use

Session Summary: Growth Management and Real Estate


House passes economic development package with impact fee exemption

State files first appeal or challenge to local land use decision since 2011

Cities drop opposition to fuel terminals bills as they clear committee stops

Bills would prevent cities and counties from banning fuel terminals

A slew of bills focus on Florida's 1,635 special districts

Critics: Proposal undermines 2011 law encouraging locals to make growth decisions

Session Outlook 2014: Environment and Natural Resources

Session Outlook 2014: Real Estate and Growth Management

Bill dealing with 'developments of regional impact' clears first Senate stop

Martin County to consider sanctions against environmental challengers

Bill would exempt state review of larger developments in 6 more counties

Scott wins support with creation of transportation planning task force

State agency hasn't filed legal challenges against any local growth decisions since 2011

It's not too soon to revisit 2011 growth law changes, state's first planning chief says

Dale A. Brill, other former development officials form new Tallahassee consulting firm

Florida Supreme Court declines to hear case involving sanctions against environmental groups

2013 Session Outlook: Real Estate and Growth Management

Top state planner heading from DEO to Department of Environmental Protection

Bills filed to fix glitch caused by 2012 growth management 'glitch bill'