Meetings and announcements

July 26

5 – 7 p.m.

St. Johns River Water Management District will hold a rule development workshop at the district headquarters, Governing Board Room, Executive Building, 4049 Reid Street, Palatka, Florida 32177. The purpose of the rule development workshop will be to discuss and receive public input on: (1) proposed rule amendments to the adopted minimum water levels for Lake Brooklyn and Lake Geneva in Clay and Bradford County; and (2) proposed rule amendments to the consumptive use permit rules associated with the prevention or recovery strategy for Lake Brooklyn and/or Lake Geneva. The preliminary text of the proposed MFLs for Lake Brooklyn and Lake Geneva and the MFL prevention/recovery strategy rules will be available for review by July 19, 2018, at www.sjrwmd.com/permitting/rule-development.

Contact
Sarah Tobing
386-643-1962
stobing@sjrwmd.com

June 21

6-8 p.m.

Southern Recreational Public Meeting

The St. Johns River Water Management District is hosting a public meeting to discuss land management and recreation in the district’s southern region. The meeting will also include an opportunity for public comment. The meeting will be held at the district’s Palm Bay Service Center, Blue Cypress Room, 525 Community College Pkwy. S.E., Palm Bay, FL 32909.

Sept. 19

Central Recreational Public Meeting

The St. Johns River Water Management District is hosting a public meeting to discuss land management and recreation in the district’s central region. The meeting will also include an opportunity for public comment. The meeting will be held at the district’s Maitland Service Center, Little Big Econ meeting room, 601 South Lake Destiny Road, Suite 200, Maitland, FL 32751.

Oct. 18

6-8 p.m.

Southern Recreational Public Meeting

The St. Johns River Water Management District is hosting a public meeting to discuss land management and recreation in the district’s southern region. The meeting will also include an opportunity for public comment. The meeting will be held at the district’s Palm Bay Service Center, Blue Cypress Room, 525 Community College Pkwy. S.E., Palm Bay, FL 32909.

The Harris Chain of Lakes Restoration Council is seeking to fill two positions: an attorney and a physician. The duties of the council members include review of lake restoration and management data as it applies to the Harris Chain of Lakes, evaluate if additional studies are needed, identify funding sources to conduct restoration activities, and provide recommendations to the Florida Legislature. Persons interested in being considered for the volunteer positions should visit the Council’s website for details at https://harrischainoflakescouncil.com.

Temporary website outages

We want your visit to www.sjrwmd.com to be a positive and productive experience. At times, we will need to perform routine hardware and software maintenance that may cause some areas of the site to be intermittently off-line. We do apologize for this temporary, but necessary, inconvenience. We are working diligently to quickly restore complete functionality to the site.

Next scheduled outage:

District servers will undergo maintenance between
6 p.m., Friday, June 22nd until 12 p.m, Saturday, June 23rd. During this time portions of the site may be unavailable. We apologize for this temporary inconvenience and ask that you visit again later.

Office closures

The district’s offices are scheduled to be closed on the following dates in observance of holidays.

  • July 4, 2018
  • Sept. 3, 2018
  • Nov. 12, 2018
  • Nov. 22-23, 2018
  • Dec. 25, 2018
  • Jan. 1, 201