The project that won’t go away
UPDATE: The developer is continuing to move forward seeking approval for hotels, condos and multi-family units in the Equestrian Preserve despite last year’s vote to prohibit them. The developer recently submitted the 11th revision of a traffic plan. We believe this project will not work,…
3 Updates on Saving the Preserve
Despite the 2016 voter referendum to protect the Equestrian Preserve, village staff has indicated support for a developer’s proposal to build condos and hotels within the preserve: “Staff is supportive of the intent of these applications and the future growth of the competition venues.”– March 29 staff report….
Wellington Village Board Delays Vote Again on Controversial Project
Dozens of community members opposed to the project speak out For immediate release May 11, 2017 Wellington, FL — After Solar Sportsystems filed a lawsuit against the Village of Wellington for violating its own procedural rules, the village’s Planning, Zoning & Adjustment Board stopped the…
What is the Equestrian Preserve?
9000 acres comprised of show grounds, polo fields and bridle trails all complementing nearby parks, ranches, stables and low-density residences
Protects the character of the equestrian community
Part of our unique village’s comprehensive plan created in 2000
Has its own zoning district with its own rules and regulations
Focused on preservation of open spaces, paths and equestrian trails
Aims to maximize green space, control density, maintain rich equestrian character
Help Protect the Preserve
It’s up to us to protect it.
The Equestrian Preserve is critical to our village’s identity, to our economy, and to ensuring Wellington remains a world-class equestrian destination.
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The Preserve's History
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