The developer whose plan to convert the Burt Reynolds Ranch into 62 homes drew the ire of Jupiter Farms residents is dropping the number to 30 and asking for more time to complete the sale.
The school board, which bought the 153-acre ranch on Jupiter Farms Road from the legendary actor in 1999 with the hopes of someday building a middle school, voted 5-2 in April to sell it to New Jersey-based K. Hovnanian Homes for $5 million with a closing date of Dec. 11.
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