The Wellington: North and South
Formerly known as "The Lagoon and the Estates at Equestrian Village"
Project Information & Timeline
Wellington is processing development applications for the two sites named “The Wellington North” and “The Wellington South”. The information below summarizes the two proposals and provides links to the justification statements and conceptual plans. For a complete review of all documents and project details of the respective development applications, please follow the link to the right, “Planning & Zoning Active Project Applications”.
Please note: Public comments provided using the link above become part of the public record, but are not read into the record at a public hearing.
Upcoming Review & Approval Meeting Schedule
Both proposals require a hearing and recommendation by the Equestrian Preserve Committee and the Planning, Zoning, and Adjustment Board, prior to two hearings and final action by the Village Council.
Equestrian Preserve Committee*
Scheduled for June 7, 2023 at 6:30 PM; June 8, 2023, is reserved if additional time is needed
Planning, Zoning, and Adjustment Board*
The items were heard at the July 19th and 20th PZAB meeting. The items were continued to the August 16, 2023 PZAB meeting at 7:00 pm.
Limited Public Hearing for The Wellington North applications scheduled for the September 28, 2023 PZAB meeting at 7:00 pm.
Scheduled for October 10 and 11, 2023, at 6:00 PM; October 12, 2023, is reserved if additional time is needed. The agenda will consist of the first reading of the Comprehensive Plan Amendment and Rezoning applications only. The Master Plan Amendment applications will be heard at the second reading of Council.
*Please Note: The schedules are tentative and subject to change. All meetings take place at Village Hall, located at 12300 Forest Hill Blvd, in Council Chambers.
The Wellington North
The proposed The Wellington North is 101.87 acres (red boundary), located at the northeast corner of Pierson Road and South Shore Boulevard.
The Wellington North is located on the northeast corner of South Shore Boulevard and Pierson Road. The project area consists of 101.87 acres. The applicant seeks approval to remove approximately 96 acres from the Equestrian Preserve Area and the Equestrian Overlay Zoning District, change the land use to residential, and develop a 300-unit residential project.
The Wellington South
The Wellington South is approximately 270 acres located at the northwest corner of South Shore Boulevard and Lake Worth Road and east of Gene Mische Way.
The Wellington South is located at the northwest corner of South Shore Boulevard and Lake Worth Road, east of Gene Mische Way and consists of 269.39 acres. The applicant seeks approval to change the land use and master plan for the area south of the Wellington International showgrounds (114.64 acres) for a new showground site and develop up to 197 single-family residential units on the eastern 173.46 acres.