Scheduled Events for: December 2022


Title Description Event Type
Resiliency Coordination Forum

DATE AND TIME: 

Thursday, December 1, 2022, 9:00 AM

LOCATION: 

SFWMD Headquarters

B-1 Building, 3301 Gun Club Road

West Palm Beach, FL 33406

Members of the public may watch the meeting via Zoom, a media technology free for the public to use.
Zoom Registration Link

There will be no virtual public comment during this meeting.

CONTACT INFORMATION: 

For more information, you may contact: Yvette Bonilla at ybonilla@sfwmd.gov.

AGENDA

Agenda for the Resiliency Coordination Forum

GENERAL SUBJECT MATTER TO BE DISCUSSED: 

The South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) is committed to enhancing regional coordination and reinforcing partnership opportunities by holding proactive discussions, leveraging technical knowledge, and exchanging information. This is a forum to engage partners on expanding understanding about the impacts of changing climate conditions on water resources and fostering a constructive environment to discuss tangible asset level solutions. Our discussion will assist us as we make annual updates to the SFWMD Sea Level Rise and Flood Resiliency Plan that includes a comprehensive list of projects with the goal of reducing the risks of flooding, sea level rise and other climate impacts on water resources and increasing community and ecosystem resiliency in South Florida.

One or more members of the Governing Board of the South Florida Water Management District may attend this forum. No Governing Board action will be taken.

A copy of the agenda may be obtained by contacting: The agenda will be posted to the District’s website www.SFWMD.gov/meetings, seven days prior to the meeting. Or, you can email Yvette Bonilla at ybonilla@sfwmd.gov

Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this forum is asked to advise the agency at least seven days before the workshop/meeting by contacting: Rosie Byrd, District Clerk, at rbyrd@sfwmd.gov. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the agency using the Florida Relay Service, 1 (800) 955-8771 (TDD) or 1 (800) 955-8770 (voice).

 

Public Meeting
Governing Board Meeting

DATE AND TIME: 

Thursday, December 8, 2022 at 9:00 a.m.

LOCATION: 

SFWMD Headquarters
B-1 Building, 3301 Gun Club Road
West Palm Beach, FL 33406

Members of the public may participate and provide public comment in-person or via Zoom, a media technology free for the public to use.

Zoom Registration Link
Submit Written Public Comment

CONTACT INFORMATION: 

For more information, you may contact Rosie Byrd at rbyrd@sfwmd.gov.

GENERAL SUBJECT MATTER TO BE CONSIDERED:  

The Governing Board of the South Florida Water Management District will discuss and consider District business, including regulatory and non-regulatory matters.

The Governing Board may take official action at the meeting on any item appearing on the agenda and on any item that is added to the agenda as a result of a change to the agenda approved by the presiding officer of the meeting pursuant to Section 120.525, Florida Statutes. 

The agenda containing information on this meeting will be posted to the District’s website www.SFWMD.gov/meetings, seven days prior to the meeting.

Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this meeting is asked to advise the agency at least seven days before the workshop/meeting by contacting: Rosie Byrd, District Clerk, at rbyrd@sfwmd.gov. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the agency using the Florida Relay Service, 1(800)955-8771 (TDD) or 1(800)955-8770 (Voice). 

If any person decides to appeal any decision made by the Board with respect to any matter considered at this meeting, he/she will need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceeding is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence from which the appeal is to be issued. 

Governing Board
Audit & Finance Committee Meeting

DATE AND TIME: 

Thursday, December 8, 2022, immediately following the Governing Board Meeting

LOCATION: 

SFWMD Headquarters
B-1 Building, 3301 Gun Club Road
West Palm Beach, FL 33406

Members of the public may participate and provide public comment in-person or via Zoom, a media technology free for the public to use.

Zoom Registration Link

CONTACT INFORMATION: 

For more information, you may contact Rosie Byrd at rbyrd@sfwmd.gov.

GENERAL SUBJECT MATTER TO BE CONSIDERED:  

The Governing Board of the South Florida Water Management District will discuss and consider District business, including regulatory and non-regulatory matters.

The public and stakeholders will have an opportunity to view and comment on the meeting by attending in person or joining via Zoom.

The Governing Board may take official action at the meeting on any item appearing on the agenda and on any item that is added to the agenda as a result of a change to the agenda approved by the presiding officer of the meeting pursuant to Section 120.525, Florida Statutes. 

The agenda containing information on this meeting will be posted to the District’s website www.SFWMD.gov/meetings, seven days prior to the meeting.

Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this meeting is asked to advise the agency at least seven days before the workshop/meeting by contacting: Rosie Byrd, District Clerk, at rbyrd@sfwmd.gov. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the agency using the Florida Relay Service, 1(800)955-8771 (TDD) or 1(800)955-8770 (Voice). 

If any person decides to appeal any decision made by the Board with respect to any matter considered at this meeting, he/she will need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceeding is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence from which the appeal is to be issued. 

 

East Coast Surficial Model (ECSM) Peer Review Meeting

DATE:

Tuesday, December 13, 2022, 9:00 AM

LOCATION:

The public and stakeholders will have an opportunity to view and comment on the meeting via Zoom by utilizing the following link: 

 Zoom Registration Link

CONTACT INFORMATION:

For more information, you may contact Alicia Magloire at 561-682-6110 or amagloir@sfwmd.gov

GENERAL SUBJECT MATTER TO BE CONSIDERED:

The South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) announces the first meeting of the Independent Scientific Peer Review Panel (Peer Review) associated with the development and calibration of the East Coast Surficial Model (ECSM). The Peer Review process will be conducted through a dedicated electronic web board, and all subsequent documents and correspondence will also be available on the SFWMD’s web board at https://sfwmd.websitetoolbox.com/east-coast-surficial-model-ecsm-peer-review-914820.

One or more members of the Governing Board of the South Florida Water Management District may attend this meeting. No Governing Board action will be taken.

A copy of the agenda may be obtained by contacting Alicia Magloire at 561-682-6110 or amagloir@sfwmd.gov, seven days prior to the meeting.

Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this workshop/meeting is asked to advise the agency at least seven days before the workshop/meeting by contacting: Rosie Byrd, District Clerk, at rbyrd@sfwmd.gov. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the agency using the Florida Relay Service, 1 (800) 955-8771 (TDD) or 1 (800) 955-8770 (voice).

Quarterly Meeting of the Everglades Technical Oversight Committee

DATE AND TIME: 

Tuesday, December 13, 2022 at 10:00am

LOCATION: 

SFWMD Headquarters
B-1 Building, Auditorium
3301 Gun Club Road
West Palm Beach, FL 33406

Members of the public may participate and provide public comment in-person or via Zoom, a media technology free for the public to use. 

Zoom Registration Link

AGENDA

Agenda for the Quarterly Meeting of the Everglades Technical Oversight Committee

CONTACT INFORMATION: 

For more information, you may contact Julianne LaRock at 561-682-6747 or jlarock@sfwmd.gov.

GENERAL SUBJECT MATTER TO BE CONSIDERED:  

The Everglades Technical Oversight Committee meeting is a public meeting held quarterly to provide an update on water quality conditions in the Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge and at inflows to Everglades National Park relative to the 1991 Settlement Agreement, entered as a Consent Decree in 1992, and modified in 1995.

One or more members of the Governing Board of the South Florida Water Management District may attend these meetings. No Governing Board action will be taken.

A copy of the agenda may be obtained by contacting: Julianne LaRock at 561-682-6747, jlarock@sfwmd.gov, or www.SFWMD.gov/toc, seven days prior to the meeting.

Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this workshop/meeting is asked to advise the agency at least seven days before the workshop/meeting by contacting: Rosie Byrd at rbyrd@sfwmd.gov. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the agency using the Florida Relay Service, 1(800)955-8771 (TDD) or 1(800)955-8770 (Voice).

For more information, you may contact: Julianne LaRock at 561-682-6747 or jlarock@sfwmd.gov.