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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. 

Leading planning organizations praise Pineland Prairie as setting ‘new bar’ for future projects

Pineland Prairie has recently received high praise from leading planning organizations, the Martin County Commission and public commenters. Please click here to read the latest published reviews and access short video vignettes regarding our plans for Pineland Prairie.

In first review, amendments to enable Kiplinger’s Pineland Prairie earn unanimous approval

In its first public governmental review, Pineland Prairie—the new village proposed by financial publisher Knight Kiplinger for his family’s 3,400-acre property in Palm City—earned a 5-0 vote of approval from the Martin County Local Planning Agency this week.

‘New urbanist’ plan for 4,200 homes west of Palm City gets a look

Knight Kiplinger, editor in chief of Kiplinger publications, discusses the plans for “Pineland Praire” Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018, at the proposed site for the new community along Southwest Citrus Boulevard, northwest of Citurs Grove Elementary, in Palm City.

Kiplinger’s Pineland Prairie takes step forward as Martin County’s next big development

Development of a community roughly the size of Hobe Sound is about to take a major step forward. Property owner Knight Kiplinger next week will submit to the county plans for Pineland Prairie, his proposed 5.3-square mile, mixed-use community.