Village of El Portal
El Portal, Florida

Project Type: Planning & Zoning
Project Status: Under review
Completion Date: Ongoing
Site Area: 256 acres
Team: PlusUrbia
Client: Village of El Portal


PlusUrbia Design has been hired by the historic Village of El Portal to provide planning services at a crucial time for the picturesque enclave. Serving as the village’s planning staff, it is developing tools to implement the village’s vision in a predictable way. Recommendations focus on mixed-use Town Center and corridor legislation that will transform the area generating new economic sources and providing a destination for the Village.


PlusUrbia will translate the vision created by the Village during its 2013 Charrette into a visual, user-friendly and easy to review document known as a form-based code. Hired by a unanimous vote of the Village Council, the firm will take a holistic and contextual approach to El Portal’s planning and zoning.




Village of El Portal
El Portal, Florida
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Village of El Portal
El Portal, Florida

Project Type: Planning & Zoning
Project Status: Under review
Completion Date: Ongoing
Site Area: 256 acres
Team: PlusUrbia
Client: Village of El Portal


PlusUrbia Design has been hired by the historic Village of El Portal to provide planning services at a crucial time for the picturesque enclave. Serving as the village’s planning staff, it is developing tools to implement the village’s vision in a predictable way. Recommendations focus on mixed-use Town Center and corridor legislation that will transform the area generating new economic sources and providing a destination for the Village.


PlusUrbia will translate the vision created by the Village during its 2013 Charrette into a visual, user-friendly and easy to review document known as a form-based code. Hired by a unanimous vote of the Village Council, the firm will take a holistic and contextual approach to El Portal’s planning and zoning.