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Mattamy Homes to be Master Developer of Newfield

It’s my great pleasure to share with you some exciting news: Mattamy Homes will serve as the master developer of Newfield, the innovative new town in Palm City that I first proposed to the people of Martin County more than five years ago, and which is now nearing the start of construction.

Start Of Construction Underway At Newfield

Start Of Construction Underway At Newfield Five years after Knight Kiplinger presented his vision for Newfield to the citizens of Martin County, and more than a year after the county commissioners approved the Master Site Plan for Phase 1, construction work began last fall and is moving forward. But don’t go looking for new houses […]

An equestrian future for Palm City’s Newfield community

An equestrian future for Palm City’s Newfield community PALM CITY, Fla. (March 23, 2021) — The vast open spaces of Newfield, the new planned community in Martin County, will be a haven for horseback riders, hikers and trail bikers, and a few Palm City neighbors got a preview of this on a trail ride this […]

Master Site Plan For Newfield Phase 1 Approved By Martin County Commissioners

Master Site Plan For Newfield Phase 1 Approved By Martin County Commissioners Martin County’s Board of County Commissioners voted 4-1 today to approve the Master Site Plan for Phase 1 of the innovative Newfield mixed-use community, which will set a new standard for traditional neighborhood design and open-space preservation on the Treasure Coast.

FAQs about a Community Development District (CDD)

FAQs about a Community Development District (CDD) By Knight Kiplinger, developer of Newfield(written for the layman without the precise jargon of an attorney) What is a CDD, of the type that is proposed for the Newfield community in Palm City?A Community Development District, as authorized under Florida state law, is a legal entity created to […]

Newfield Advances to BOCC Hearings Dec. 8 and Dec. 15

Newfield Advances to BOCC Hearings Dec. 8 and Dec. 15 Nov. 30, 2020 — After nine months of cordial negotiations with Martin County staff, our proposed new community of Newfield and the surrounding 500-acre Kiplinger Conservancy are moving towards anticipated Master Site Plan approval, leading to a projected start of development in early 2021. At […]

Announcing NEWFIELD…the first town at Pineland Prairie

Announcing NEWFIELD…the first town at Pineland Prairie March 3, 2020 – This week we filed our Master Site Plan application for the beginning phase of the first phase at Pineland Prairie, which we are calling Newfield. Newfield will embody all the characteristics of “Traditional Neighborhood Design” (TND) that won the praise of local citizens and […]

Local Planning Agency again grants strong support for Pineland Prairie

The Martin County Local Planning Agency (LPA)—composed of citizens appointed by county commissioners and tasked with reviewing and making recommendations on proposed projects—once again granted its support of Pineland Prairie, this time recommending approval for the proposed Form-Based Code and accompanying rezoning requests.