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Shawano
Water Control District

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

GENERAL INFORMATION

Full Legal Name: Shawano Water Control District

Public Purpose: Drainage, irrigation, water control, and reclaiming the land and protecting the same from the effects of water, for agricultural and sanitary purposes, and for public convenience and welfare for public utility and benefit.

Boundaries: All of Sections 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 16, 17 and 18 of Township 45 South, Range 39 East; and all of Sections 1, 12, 13, 14, 15, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 25, 26, 28, 29 and 30 of Township 45 South, Range 38 East; and all of those portions of Sections 2, 3, and 11 of Township 45 South, Range 38 lying Northeast of the centerline of the Hillsboro Canal; and all of those portions of Sections 19, 24 and 30 of Township 45 South, Range 38 East lying Southwest of the centerline of the Hillsboro Canal.

All of that part of Section 24, Township 45 South, Range 38 East, Palm Beach County, Florida, lying North and East of Hillsboro Canal and L-15 Right-of-Way;

Less and except that certain parcel known as Parcel TR-2 and described  as all those lands in Section 24, Township 45 South, Range 38 East, Palm  Beach County, Florida, lying in the following described lands: For a Point  of Reference commence at Palm Beach County Geodetic Control Point  Exact having a coordinate value of N (Northing) = 815566.34 and E  (Easting) = 810812.50, State Plane Coordinate System, Florida East  Zone, North American Datum (NAD) of 1983/1990, as published by Palm  Beach County, Adjustment of 1998; thence South 35 Degrees 37 Minutes  50 Seconds East (all bearings and distances are State Plane Coordinate  grid bearings and distances), a distance of 16166.07 feet to the Point of Beginning, having a State Plane Coordinate Value of N = 802424.6 and  E =820227.2; thence North 34 Degrees 16 Minutes 13 Seconds West a  distance of 292.66 feet; thence South 88 Degrees 25 Minutes 45 Seconds  East, a distance of 488.11 feet; thence South 00 Degrees 16 Minutes 20  Seconds East, a distance of 231.39 feet; thence North 89 Degrees 29  Minutes 03 Seconds West, a distance of 324.24 feet to the Point of Beginning. All that part of Section 19, Township 45 South, Range 39 East, Palm Beach County, Florida, lying North and East of Hillsboro Canal and L-15 Right-of-Way; Less and except that certain parcel known as Parcel TR-3 and described  as all those lands in Section 19, Township 45 South, Range 39 East, Palm  Beach County, Florida, lying in the following described lands: For a Point  of Reference commence at Palm Beach County Geodetic Control Point  Exact having a coordinate value of N (Northing) = 815566.34 and E  (Easting) = 810812.50, State Plane Coordinate System, Florida East  Zone, North American Datum (NAD) of 1983/1990, as published by Palm  Beach County, Adjustment of 1998; thence South 39 Degrees 31 Minutes  03 Seconds East (all bearings and distances are State Plane Coordinate  grid bearings and distances), a distance of 17020.2 feet to the Point of Beginning, having a State Plane Coordinate Value of N = 802436.4 and  E = 821642.7; thence North 00 Degrees 15 Minutes 30 Seconds West a  distance of 255.89 feet; thence South 89 Degrees 32 Minutes 26 Seconds  East, a distance of 221.83 feet; thence South 01 Degrees 29 Minutes 48  Seconds East, a distance of 249.81 feet; thence South 88 Degrees 53  Minutes 38 Seconds West, a distance of 227.23 feet to the Point of Beginning,

And less and except that certain parcel known as Parcel TR-4 and described as all those lands in Section 19, Township 45 South, Range 39  East, Palm Beach County, Florida, lying in the following described lands:  For a Point of Reference commence at Palm Beach County Geodetic  Control Point Exact having a coordinate value of N (Northing) =  815566.34 and E (Easting) = 810812.50, State Plane Coordinate System,  Florida East Zone, North American Datum (NAD) of 1983/1990, as published by Palm Beach County, Adjustment of 1998; thence South 42  Degrees 53 Minutes 19 Seconds East (all bearings and distances are  State Plane Coordinate grid bearings and distances), a distance of 17904.6 feet to the Point of Beginning, having a State Plane Coordinate  Value of N = 802448.0 and E = 822997.9; thence North 00 Degrees 04  Minutes 37 Seconds West a distance of 229.39 feet; thence South 87  Degrees 13 Minutes 15 Seconds East, a distance of 204.42 feet; thence  South 00 Degrees 52 Minutes 52 Seconds East, a distance of 209.09 feet;  thence South 89 Degrees 03 Minutes 22 Seconds West, a distance of 207.13 feet to the Point of Beginning.

All of Section 20 Township 45 South, Range 39 East, Palm Beach County, Florida;

All those lands in Section 21, Township 45 South, Range 39 East, Palm  Beach County, Florida, lying Westerly of the following described line: For a Point of Reference commence at Palm Beach County Geodetic Control  Point Exact having a coordinate value of N (Northing) = 815566.33 and  E (Easting) = 810812.54, State Plane Coordinate System, Florida East  Zone, North American Datum (NAD) of 1983/1990, as published by Palm  Beach County, Adjustment of 1998; thence South 55 Degrees 00 Minutes  50 Seconds East (all bearings and distances are State Plane Coordinate  grid bearings and distances), a distance of 27,158.45 feet to the Point of Beginning, having a State Plane Coordinate Value of N = 799994.29 and E = 833063.23, of the following described line; thence North 00 Degrees  15 Minutes 15 Seconds West along the centerline of a ditch and its  extension Northerly, a distance of 4983.25 feet, to a point having a State  Plane Coordinate value of N = 804977.49 and E = 833041.12 and the Terminus Point of said line. The aforesaid line is to be lengthened or shortened accordingly to intersect the Northerly and Southerly lines of said Section 21.

All those lands in Section 21, Township 45 South, Range 39 East, Palm  Beach County, Florida, lying Easterly of the following described line: For a Point of Reference commence at Palm Beach County Geodetic Control  Point Exact having a coordinate value of N (Northing) = 815566.33 and  E (Easting) = 810812.54, State Plane Coordinate System, Florida East  Zone, North American Datum (NAD) of 1983/1990, as published in Palm  Beach County, Adjustment of 1998; thence South 55 Degrees 00 Minutes  50 Seconds East (all bearings and distances are State Plane Coordinate  Grid bearings and distances) a distance of 27,158.45 feet to the Point of Beginning having a State Plane Coordinate Value of N = 799994.29 and  E = 833063.23 of the following described line; thence North 00 Degrees  15 Minutes 15 Seconds West along the centerline of a ditch and its  extension Northerly, a distance of 4983.25 feet, to a point having a State  Plane Coordinate Value of N = 804977.49 and E = 833041.12 and the  Terminus Point of said line. The aforesaid line is to be lengthened or shortened accordingly to intersect the Northerly and Southerly lines of Sections 21.

All of Sections 28 and 29 and that part of Section 30 lying North and East of the Hillsboro Canal Right-of-Way, all in Township 45 South, Range 39 East, Palm Beach County, Florida.

Services Provided: Construct, operate, and maintain canals,  ditches, drains, levees, and other works for drainage and water control  purposes; Acquire, purchase, operate, and maintain pumps, plants, and pumping systems for drainage and water control purposes; Construct,  operate, and maintain irrigation works, machinery, and plants; Construct,  improve, pave, and maintain roadways and roads necessary and convenient for the exercise of the powers or duties or any of the powers or duties of said District or the Supervisors.

Creation Document: Chapters 2002-382 (Codified) and 2008-289, Laws of Florida

Statutory Authority: Chapter 298, Fla. Stat.

Date Established: June 16, 1947

Establishing Entity: Legislature

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

Mailing Address: 1555 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd., Suite 1200
                            West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Email: schoech@caldwellpacetti.com

Telephone Number: (561) 655-0620

Fax: (561) 655-3775

Website: http://floridawatercontroldistricts.org/

Registered Agent:  Mr. Charles F. Schoech
                             1555 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd., Suite 1200
                             West Palm Beach, FL 33401

 

GOVERNING BODY MEMBERS

John Scott Hundley, President
1555 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd., Suite 1200
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Term: 3 years

Jim Shine, Supervisor
1555 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd., Suite 1200
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Term: 3 years

Antonio DeCorral, Supervisor
1555 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd., Suite 1200
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Term: 3 years

Oswaldo DeArmas, Administrator

Charles F. Schoech, Secretary/Treasurer & General Counsel

Thomas C. Perry, Engineer

 

BOARD MEETINGS

2016 Meetings Schedule - link

May 20, 2016 Meeting Agenda - link

June 16, 2016 Meeting Agenda - link

June 16, 2016 Landowner's Meeting Agenda - link

September 16, 2016 Meeting Agenda - link

October 21, 2016 Meeting Agenda - link

 

2017 Board Meeting Schedule - link

February 17, 2017 Meeting Agenda - link

March 17, 2017 Meeting Agenda - link

June 9, 2017 Meeting Agenda - link

June 9, 2017 Landowner's Meeting Agenda - link

 

REVENUE INFORMATION

2017-2018 Proposed Assessment - link

2016-2017 Adopted Assessment - link

2016-2017 Proposed Assessment - link

Tax Roll 2014/2015 - link

Tax Roll 2015/2016 - link

Statutory authority for levy of assessments: Chapters 170, 189, 197 and 298, Fla. Stat.

 

GENERAL FINANCIAL INFORMATION:

Budget Hearing:    Friday, June 9, 2017
                             8:30 A.M.
                             Sugar Farms Co-op
                             Atlantic Sugar Mill Rd
                             Belle Glade, FL 33430

Fiscal Year Period: October 1-September 30

2017-2018 Proposed Bugdet - link

2016-2017 Adopted Budget - link

2016-2017 Proposed Bugdet - link

2016-2017 Debt Budget - link

2015-2016 Final Adopted O & M Budget - link

2015-2016 Final Adopted Debt Service Budget - link

2015-2016 Proposed Budget - link

2014-2015 2nd Amended Budget - link

2014-2015 1st Amended Budget - link

2014-2015 Final Adopted O & M Budget - link

2014-2015 Final Adopted Debt Service Budget - link

2014-2015 Adopted Second Amended O & M Budget - link

2014-2015 Adopted First Amended O & M Budget - link

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

Audit Report: http://www.myflorida.com/audgen/pages/specialdistricts_efile%20pages/shawano%20water%20control%20district.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

 

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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