Martin County Comprehensive Growth Management Plan

Why We Need A Comp Plan by Maggy Hurchalla

Former Martin County Commissioner Maggy Hurchalla's speech from the Martin County Conservation Alliance Forum April 22, 2017  WHY WE NEED A COMP PLAN Martin County is notorious for being different. We ...

No Appeal on Comp Plan Amendment

From Stuart Attorney Ginny Sherlock: The Amendment revising Chapters 1, 2 and 4 of the Martin County Comprehensive Growth Management Plan to restore protections lost in the Future Group re-write ...

Guest Column: Maggy Hurchalla: Restoration of septic rules a gift for our waterways

By Maggy Hurchalla TC Palm.com January 7, 2016 Tallahassee gave Martin County waterways a late Christmas present when a state planning agency issued a final order finding the county's amendments ...

Chapter 10 Win: DEO says Amendment in compliance

The Department of Economic Opportunity has issued a Final Order finding the Amendment to Chapter 10 of the Martin County Comprehensive Plan to be “in compliance” with state law. Entry ...

Home Rule Issue: State Officials overriding local preferences in development

Western Martin County Letter to Editor by Myra Galoci, Jensen Beach tcpalm.com Listening to a Palm Beach County lawyer at the Martin County Conserevation Alliance recently was scary. Lisa Interlandi ...

Palm Beach Post: Big wins give hope to keeping Lake Point developers in check

By Sally Swartz, Columnist September 13, 2012 Victories in the ongoing battles between Martin County residents and governments and Lake Point — plus an unrelated win upholding Martin’s protective growth ...

Court dismisses Lake Point rockpit’s Public Records Act claims against Martin County

Protecting the Martin County Comprehensive Growth Management Plan helps protect our treasured "Martin County Difference." Judge McManus has denied claims filed by the Lake Point rockpit owners against Martin County ...

Martin County didn’t break public records law

MARTIN COUNTY — A Circuit Court judge Thursday denied Lake Point developers' claims that Martin County broke state public-records law. Lake Point has made several allegations against the county, including ...

Fights for Controlled Growth Ongoing for Martin Residents

Palm Beach Post Blogger Sally Swartz: Fights for controlled growth ongoing for Martin residents Martin County residents aren’t afraid of Big Sugar’s Tallahassee lobbyists or of what former commissioner Maggy ...