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East Shore
Water Control District

AN INDEPENDENT SPECIAL DISTRICT
& POLITICAL SUBDIVISION OF
THE STATE OF FLORIDA

GENERAL INFORMATION

Full Legal Name: East Shore Water Control District

Public Purpose: Draining and reclaiming the lands hereinafter described and protecting the same from the effects of water, for controlling the water in the District and the water tables with respect to the lands therein, for agricultural and sanitary purposes, and for the public health, convenience, welfare, utility, and benefit.

Boundaries: Beginning at a point, being in the Center Line of the South boundary levee of the Pahokee Water Control District and being the Northeast  corner of Township Forty-three (43) South, Range Thirty-seven (37)  East; thence running South along the range line and the East boundaries  of Sections One (1), Twelve (12) and Thirteen (13) to the Southeast corner of said Section Thirteen (13); thence running West along the south  boundaries of Sections Thirteen (13), Fourteen (14), Fifteen (15) and  Sixteen (16) to the Southwest corner of said Section Sixteen (16), being a point of inter-section with the West boundary levee of Pump Unit No.  Six (6), South Florida Conservancy District; thence running North along the West boundaries of Sections Sixteen (16) and Nine (9), being the  center line of the said South Florida Conservancy District levee, to a  point being one hundred (100) feet South of the West quarter corner of said Section Nine (9); thence running West along a line one hundred  (100) feet South of, and parallel to the East and West quarter section line  of Sections Eight (8) and Seven (7) to a point being four thousand seven  hundred (4,700) feet West of the East boundary of Section Seven (7) and being a point of intersection; thence running North Westerly along a line  which bears North fifty-two (52) degrees West to a point being the intersection with the center line of the U.S. Engineers War Department Lake  Okeechobee Levee, said point of intersection being one hundred (100)  feet Southwest of the center line of the Federal Levee Culvert No. Twelve  (12); thence running at right angles along the center line of said Federal  Levee a distance of two hundred (200) feet, to a point of intersection; thence running at right angles to the center line of said Federal Levee  along a line which bears South fifty-two (52) degrees East to a point of intersection; thence running East along a line one hundred (100) feet  North of and parallel to, the East and West quarter section line of Sections Seven (7) and Eight (8), to a point being the intersection with the  center line of the Everglades Drainage District’s Lake shore levee;  thence running Northerly along the meander line of the said Everglades  Drainage District Levee to a point of intersection with the North boundary of Section Five (5), being the center line of the South boundary levee  of the East Beach Water Control District and the Pahokee Water Control  District; thence running East along the Township line and the North  boundaries of Sections Five (5), Four (4), Three (3), Two (2) and One (1),  being the center line of said Pahokee Water Control District to the point  of beginning.

Services Provided: Comprehensive water management and control.

Creation Document: Chapter 2000-464, Laws of Florida

Statutory Authority: Chapter 298, Fla. Stat.

Date Established: June 5, 1941

Establishing entity: Legislature

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

Mailing Address:  P.O. Box 969
                               Belle Glade, FL 33430
 

Email: districtmanager@sflcd.com

Telephone Number: (561) 996-2940

Fax: (561) 996-2960

Website: http://floridawatercontroldistricts.org/

Registered Agent:   Mr. David R. Davis

   P.O. Box 969
             Belle Glade, FL 33430

 

GOVERNING BODY MEMBERS

Kenneth McDuffie, President
P.O. Box 969
Belle Glade, FL 33430
Term: 3 years

Benton Tyson, Supervisor
P.O. Box 969
Belle Glade, FL 33430
Term: 3 years

Jeff Davis, Supervisor
P.O. Box 969
Belle Glade, FL 33430
Term: 3 years

Karen Brandon, PE, Engineer

Charles F. Schoech, General Counsel

 

BOARD MEETINGS

2018 Meetings Schedule - link

 

2017 Meetings Schedule - link

January 18, 2017 Meeting Agenda - link

February 15, 2017 Meeting Agenda - link

March 15, 2017 Meeting Agenda - link

April 19, 2017 Meeting Agenda - Waived

May 17, 2017 Meeting Agenda - link

May 17, 2017 Landowner's Meeting Agenda - link

June 21, 2017 Meeting Agenda - Waived

July 19, 2017 Meeting Agenda - Waived

August 16, 2017 Meeting Agenda - link

September 20, 2017 Meeting Agenda - Waived

October 18, 2017 Meeting Agenda - Waived

November 15, 2017 Meeting Agenda - Waived

December 13, 2017 Meeting Agenda - link

 

REVENUE INFORMATION

2017-2018 Assessment Roll - link

2016-2017 Assessment Roll - link

2015-2016 Assessment Roll - link

2014-2015 Assessment Roll - link

 

Statutory Authority: Chapters 197 and 298, Florida Statutes

 

GENERAL FINANCIAL INFORMATION

Proposed Budget Hearing Date: 

                                    Wednesday, May 17, 2017
                                    9:00 A.M.
                                    2832 N. Main Street
                                    Belle Glade, FL 33430

Adopt Budget Hearing Date: 

                                    Wednesday, August 16, 2017
                                    9:00 A.M.
                                    2832 N. Main Street
                                    Belle Glade, FL 33430

Fiscal Year Period: October 1-September 30

2017-2018 Adopted Budget - link

2017-2018 Proposed Budget - link

2016-2017 Adopted Budget - link

2015-2016 Adopted Budget - link

2014-2015 Amended Budget - link

2014-2015 Adopted Budget - link

 

Annual Financial Report - link

Audit Report - link

 

ETHICS

Code of Ethics: N/A

Generally applicable ethic provisions (click on link and select “Ethics Laws”): http://www.ethics.state.fl.us/

 

Florida Department of Financial Services - Local Government Section

 

Under Florida law, e-mail addresses are public records. If you do not want your e-mail address released in response to a public records request, do not send electronic email to this entity. Instead, contact this office by phone or in writing.

 

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