Meetings and announcements

Feb. 21, 2023
10 a.m.


Feb. 23, 2023
10 a.m.

The St. Johns River Water Management District will hold two open house opportunities:  Feb. 21 in Jacksonville and Feb. 23 at the District’s Apopka Service Center. The goal of the forums is to expand the existing dialogue between the regulated community and the District’s regulatory management team, discuss upcoming rule changes, new business practices and performance metrics, as well as to provide an opportunity to exchange ideas on the District administrative and technical permitting processes.

Jacksonville open house

  • Florida State College at Jacksonville
    Deerwood Center Theatre
    9911 Old Baymeadows Road
    Jacksonville, FL 32256-7590
  • See attached map for parking information.
  • Participate by Teams virtual meeting.

Apopka open house

To register, please send an email to In your response, please indicate which meeting you plan to attend and whether you will be attending in person or by Teams meeting.

Feb. 8, 2023

9 a.m.-12 p.m

The St. Johns River Water Management District and the River Lakes Conservation Area Management Advisory Group will hold a public hearing on the proposed 10-year update to the land management plan for the River Lakes Conservation Area. The meeting will be held at the Viera Regional Park Community Center, 2300 Judge Fran Jamieson Way, Viera, Florida 32940.

Comments may be presented orally or in writing at the hearing. Written comments may also be submitted via mail or electronic mail to P.O. Box 1429, Palatka, FL 32178-1429 to the attention of Brent Bachelder or, respectively. Comments should be mailed to arrive at the office prior to the date of the public hearing.

A Draft Land Management Plan and/or Land Management Plan Summary for River Lakes is available upon request from Brent Bachelder at or by phone at (386) 643-1973.

Temporary website outages

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Next scheduled outage:

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