Ivanhoe Village is on its way to getting a new utility substation on a 6.4 acre piece of property called OUC Lake Highland at the corner of N. Magnolia and N. Orange. A utility substation is a set of equipment reducing the high voltage of electrical power transmission to that suitable for supply to consumers.
A small scale Growth Management Plan amendment goes before City Council June 17th to do the following:
Change the property's Future Land Use Designation from Urban Village to Public, Recreational, Institutional
Amend the Boundary of Subarea Policy S.14.5 to exclude the subject property
Rezone it from PD/T/SP to P/T/SP
The City is recommending the Council approve ordinance number 2019-39 on first reading and request that the Mayor and City Clerk present the draft ordinance for second reading and public hearing at the next regular City Council meeting.