The developer of a controversial residential project in east Orlando now has the green light to move forward with his plan. On Tuesday, Orange County commissioners approved the proposed 1,200 acre development that has been dubbed an "agrihood." The Grow would feature working farms next to 2,000 homes.
About 400 people showed up at last night’s Orange County Commission meeting about re-zoning some contentious East Orange County land for a proposed new “agrihood.” That’s what developer Dwight Saathoff is calling his part of a new neighborhood that would be built in the Lake Pickett area. Hear from Saathoff and a representative of the group that opposes his plan.