Loxahatchee River Preservation Initiative Meeting



DATE AND TIME: Monday, February 1, 2021, 12:00 PM

LOCATION: This meeting will be held via teleconference. 

Teleconference information:
(561) 682-6800 (WPB Local Number)
(855) 682-6800 (Toll Free Nationwide)

Access Code:
990 023 425

CONTACT INFORMATION: For more information, you may contact: Nestor Garrido, 561-682-6908, ngarrido@sfwmd.gov

GENERAL SUBJECT MATTER TO BE DISCUSSED: 

This is a public meeting to discuss and consider Loxahatchee River Preservation Initiative business, including current and future projects and activities.

Since its inception in 2000, the Loxahatchee River Preservation Initiative (LRPI) has guided regional watershed restoration projects within northeastern Palm Beach County and southern Martin County. The LRPI is a multi-agency partnership between the South Florida Water Management District, Florida Department of Environmental Protection (Florida Park Service), Friends of the Loxahatchee River, Jupiter Inlet District (JID), Loxahatchee River Environmental Control District (LRD), Martin County, Palm Beach County, South Indian River Water Control District (SIRWCD), Town of Jupiter, and Village of Tequesta. The LRPI uses state and local funding for restoration projects with environmental benefits aimed at preserving and protecting the resource for future generations to enjoy.

All members of the public are invited to attend and provide public comment.

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: Nestor Garrido, 561-682-6908, ngarrido@sfwmd.gov, or by visiting www.LRPI.us 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 561‑682-6805.  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).

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