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Flaghole
Drainage District

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

GENERAL INFORMATION

Full Legal Name: Flaghole Drainage District

Public Purpose: Draining, reclaiming, and conserving the  lands of the District, and protecting the same from the effects of water, or lack of water, for controlling the water in the District and the water tables with respect to the lands therein, for agricultural and sanitary purposes, for the public health, convenience, welfare, utility and benefit, and for the purpose of maintaining and operating the existing drainage facilities  located on, embraced within or adjacent to the lands described in this act.

Boundaries: Beginning at the Southeast Corner of Section 2, Township 44 South,  Range 33 East; thence West along the South line of Sections 2, 3, 4, 5,  and 6, Township 44 South, Range 33 East, to the Southwest Corner of said Section 6; thence North along the West side of said Section 6 to the  Northwest corner thereof; thence West along the South line of Section  36, Township 43 South, Range 32 East to the Southwest Corner of said  Section 36; thence North along the West line of said Section 36 and  continue North along the West line of Sections 25 and 24, Township 43  South, Range 32 East to the Northwest Corner of said Section 24; thence  West along the South line of Sections 14 and 15, Township 43 South,  Range 32 East to the South Quarter Corner of said Section 15; thence  North along the center line of said Section 15 to the center of said Section  15; thence West along the center line of said Section 15 to the West  Quarter Corner of said Section; thence North along the West line of said Section 15 to the Northwest Corner thereof; thence Easterly along the  North line of Section 15, Township 43 South, Range 32 East to the  Northeast Corner of said Section 15; thence North along the West line  of Section 11 and fractional Section 2, Township 43 South, Range 32 East  to a point on the Township line between Glades and Hendry Counties;  thence Northwesterly along the right of way of Improvement No. 5 to the  water’s edge of Lake Hicpochee; thence Northerly and Easterly along the  water’s edge of Lake Hicpochee to a point in Section 34, Township 42  South, Range 32 East, where the North line of the Nine Mile Canal  intersects the water’s edge of Lake Hicpochee; thence Southeasterly and Easterly along the North Bank of the said Nine Mile Canal to a point  where the said North Bank of the Nine Mile Canal would intersect the  East line of Section 9, Township 43 South, Range 33 East, if said line  were projected North through the Southeast Quarter of Section 33,  Township 42 South, Range 33 East; thence South along said projection  and continue South along the East line of Section 9 to the Southeast  Corner of said Section 9; thence East along the North boundaries of Sections 15 and 14 to the Northeast Corner of Section 14; thence South  along the East boundary of Section 14 to the Southeast Corner of Section 14, and continuing South along the East lines of Sections 23, 26, and 35,  Township 43 South, Range 33 East and along the East line of Section 2,  Township 44 South, Range 33 East to the Point of Beginning, Less and except the North 160 feet of Section 14, Township 43 South, Range 33 East and the North 160 feet lying 100 feet East of the West boundary of Section 15, Township 43 South, Range 33 East. Subject however, to the right-of-way of the existing separation levee of Sugarland Drainage District, as set forth in Chapter 18287, Laws of 1937, and to the right-of-way along a portion of the South and West boundaries of the District, which right of way is held by the Central and Southern Florida Flood Control District.

Services Provided: Drain, reclaim, and conserve the  lands of the District, and protect the same from the effects of water, or lack of water, control the water in the District and the water tables with respect to the lands, maintain and operate the existing drainage facilities  located on, embraced within or adjacent to the lands of the District.

Creation Document: Chapter 2000-446, Laws of Florida (Codified)

Statutory Authority: Chapter 298, Florida Statutes

Date Established: July 1, 1953

Establishing Entity: Legislature

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

Mailing Address:  P.O. Box 3317
 
                              Clewiston, FL 33440

Email: meadows@gate.net

Telephone Number: (863) 983-5111

Fax: (863) 983-5116

Website: http://floridawatercontroldistricts.org/

Registered Agent:   Bryan R. Hilliard

  P.O. Box 3317
  Clewiston, FL 33440

 

GOVERNING BODY MEMBERS

Bryan R. Hilliard, President
P.O. Box 3317
Clewiston, FL   33440
Term:  3 years

James Snively, Supervisor
P.O. Box 3317
Clewiston, FL   33440
Term:  3 years

Paul Allen, Supervisor
P.O. Box 3317
Clewiston, FL   33440
Term:  3 years

Wayne Smith, District Manager

Thomas C. Perry, PE, Engineer

 

BOARD MEETINGS

2016 Meetings Schedule - link

 

REVENUE INFORMATION

2016-2017 Tax Roll - link

Tax Roll 2014/2015 - link

Tax Roll 2015/2016 - link

Statutory Authority: Chapters 197 and 298, Florida Statutes

 

GENERAL FINANCIAL INFORMATION

Budget Hearing Date:    June 30, 2016 at 1:00 p.m.

      
                 5500 Flaghole Rd.
                 Clewiston, FL 33440

Fiscal Year Period: October 1-September 30

2016-2017 Adopted Budget - link

2016-2017 Proposed Budget - link

2015-2016 Final Adopted Budget - link

2014-2015 Final Adopted Budget - link

 

Link to Annual Financial Report: https://apps.fldfs.com/LocalGov/Reports/

Audit Report: http://www.myflorida.com/audgen/pages/specialdistricts_efile pages/flaghole drainage district.htm

 

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

 

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