District 3 Comm. Robert Stuart, City of Orlando Planning and Transportation stff and Renaissance Planning Group invite the community to continue the conversation about the Virginia/Lake Highland Transportation & Land Use Study.
Please join us to hear an update on the study, including what infomation has been gathered from the community, in addition to data on current transportation infrastructure and parking, current land uses, development patterns and makret conditions in the area. We’ll also start discussions and present ideas based on this information to get your input on specifics like roadway improvements, sidewalk and crosswalk changes, bike routes, redevelopment opportunities and on-street parking changes.
For more information contact Cindy Light at 407-246-3245 or visit cityoforlando.net/virginialakehighlandstudy
Neighborhood Meeting – Tuesday, January 20, 2015, 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
At the Loch Haven Neighborhood Center, 610 N. Lake Formosa Drive. Agenda includes: 1) City of Orlando District 3 report by Commissioner Robert Stuart, and 2) Chance Gordy and Inverlad Development team presentation on proposed Alden Road and Philadelphia Avenue development aka Ivanhoe Place.
Neighborhood Planning Meetings – Saturday, January 24 and Sunday January 25, 2015, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. At the Loch Haven Neighborhood Center, 610 N. Lake Formosa Drive. We need your support to prepare neighborhood feedback on the proposed Alden Road and Philadelphia Avenue development at the upcoming City of Orlando Metropolitan Planning Board (MPB) meeting. The Loch Haven Neighborhood Center venue will be open for Lake Formosa and other area residents to discuss and develop talking points to address our concerns with the City of Orlando. Please join us! Additional meeting dates will be set up as needed to prepare for the public hearing on the development.
General Membership Meeting – Monday, February 9, 2015, 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. At the Loch Haven Neighborhood Center, 610 N. Lake Formosa Drive. (See Page 2 here). Moving our general meeting (previously scheduled for January 20) to this date allows residents to focus on the impending development at the January 20, 2015 meeting.
City of Orlando Metropolitan Planning Board Meeting – Tuesday, February 17, 2015Important Message to all Lake Formosa Neighborhood Residents…
Inverlad submitted an official application for the Ivanhoe Place development to the City of Orlando on December 22, 2014. This project will be reviewed at the February 17, 2015, City of Orlando MPB meeting. The plans have been considered sufficiently complete for review and the project was placed on the agenda for the February meeting. Because Inverlad is proposing an abandonment of a road (specifically Alden Road), there are two items for the MPB to consider: 1) the proposed road abandonment and 2) the proposed mixed-use development.
For further information:
MPB Agenda items with regard to this development proposal:
Note our NEW LOCATION at the Loch Haven Neighborhood Center.
Topics for discussion/updates include the Alden Rd. Development, Ivanhoe Village Mainstreet, January elections, the Coyote invasion, Sellers Auto/Artist Studio petroleum cleanup site on Philedelphia Ave. AND MORE!
Tues. Oct 21 7p @ Loch Haven Neighborhood Center, 610 N. Lake Formosa 32803.
Event: Virginia Drive Live!
Host: Ivanhoe Village
Time: Friday, June 14, 2013 06:00PM until 09:00PM
Location: Virginia Drive
It’s that time of the year!
Virginia Dr. in Ivanhoe comes alive with late night shopping, food trucks, street vendors and artists,
entertainment, and more! Stretching along Virginia Dr. between Alden Rd. and Haven Dr.
Enjoy a beer garden in the lot next to The Venue and a wine stroll that leads you from merchant to merchant.
Save the date for Ivanhoe Village’s 16th Annual Jingle Eve & Boat Parade event. Enjoy a festive evening stroll as you browse wonderful shops, galleries and restaurants. There will be food, entertainment, and door prizes. The event will take place from 6p to 10p.