underdeveloped communities. The Indiantown community redevelopment area is a step
ahead because it is the only one with water and sewer availability and infrastructure in place.
Other community redevelopment areas in
Gate, Port Salerno and
focus on upgrading their systems to county lines before they can plan for more development.
The Indiantown redevelopment area is bordered by the St. Lucie Canal to the south,
Redevelopment efforts have been made over the past 10 years by the Indiantown Task Force, which was formed to prevent urban sprawl. The county is now taking an aggressive
approach towards growth and development. The Houston Cuozzo Group planning firm and Dan Burden from the non-profit Walkable Communities group are working closely with the residents of Indiantown to prepare the community redevelopment plan.