Developer looks to turn Oviedo berry fields into housing development
SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. — For years, a field just outside of Oviedo was the place to go to pick your own strawberries. The only problem is the property is in the rural boundary of Seminole County, which is protected under the county’s land use code. WATCH: Seminole County Schools decides to keep opt-out option for student mask policyDorworth has repeatedly tried to redevelop there before, but so far has been unsuccessful. Dorworth has been fighting in court for years with Seminole County to build his Rivercross development along the Little Econ River. Even if commissioners approve annexing the property into the city of Oviedo, county commissioners would still have a role in approving things like zoning changes.wftv.com
Joel Greenberg scandal: Who’s who in the federal investigation?
According to a forensic audit completed after Joel Greenberg left office, the one-time Seminole County Tax Collector used his newly acquired power to reward family, friends and the politically connected with questionable contracts, totaling more than $1 million in wasted taxpayer dollars.