Venice Neighborhood Workshop

Venice Nokomis Elks Lodge # 1854 - 1201 Discovery Way, Nokomis, FL 34275

A public workshop will be held to discuss the following development applications for a proposed hospital and related health care facilities on 65.43 +/- acres located south of Laurel Road, ease of Pinebrook Road, and west of I-75, in the City of Venice at 2600 Laurel Road, Nokomis, FL: (1) an application to amend the existing Planned Commercial Development (PCD) district zoning designation to reflect a hospital and related health care facilities instead of a retail shopping center and office uses, and to specify design standards; (2) an application for special exception to allow for the hospital and related health care facilities uses; and, (3) an application for site and development plan approval.  The applications will support the new Sarasota Memorial Hospital - Laurel Road, the first phase of which will consist of a Hospital with 90 acute care beds and approximately 200,000 gross square feet of medical office building.