DEP to Hold Six Meetings Around the State for Input on Water Restoration Work Plans


 

DEP to Hold Six Meetings Around the State for Input on Water Restoration Work Plans

On Feb. 25 in Live Oak, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection will kick off a series of six meetings around Florida to take public input on the Department’s water quality assessment and restoration priorities over the next two years.

These meetings are to present the 2014 Strategic Monitoring Plan. The Department will also present a preliminary Total Maximum Daily Load 2-year work plan, and will request input on the new methodology used to prioritize TMDL and Basin Management Action Plan development for specific waterbodies and water segments.

Workshops will be held:

LIVE OAK, FL

DATE AND TIME: Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 10:30 A.M. to 1:30 P.M. (EST)

PLACE: Suwannee River Water Management District Headquarters, Governing Board Meeting Room, 9225 County Road (CR) 49, Live Oak, FL, 32060

WEST PALM BEACH, FL

DATE AND TIME: Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 12:30 P.M. to 3:30 P.M. (EST)

PLACE: South Florida Water Management District Headquarters, B1 Auditorium, 3301 Gun Club Road, West Palm Beach, FL, 33406

FORT MYERS, FL

DATE AND TIME: Thursday, March 6, 2014, 11:30 A.M. to 2:30 P.M. (EST)

PLACE: South Florida Water Management District Lower West Coast Service Center, Main Conference Room, 2301 McGregor Boulevard, Fort Myers, FL, 33901

PENSACOLA, FL

DATE AND TIME: Thursday, March 13, 2014, 12:30 P.M. (CST) to 3:30 P.M. (CST)

PLACE: Florida Department of Environmental Protection Northwest District Office, Conference Room 101, 1st Floor, 160 W. Government St. Pensacola, FL, 32502

ORLANDO, FL

DATE AND TIME: Tuesday, March 25, 2014, 2:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M. (EST)

PLACE: Florida Department of Environmental Protection Central District Office, Conference Rooms A, B, and C, 3319 Maguire Boulevard, Suite 232, Orlando, FL, 32803

BARTOW, FL

DATE AND TIME: Wednesday, March 26, 2014, 8:30 A.M. to 11:30 A.M. (EST)

PLACE: Southwest Florida Water Management District Bartow Service Office, Bartow Board Room, 170 Century Boulevard, Bartow, FL, 33637