Southwest Florida Water Management District

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District to Hold Workshop on Minimum and Guidance Levels for Brant Lake in Hillsborough County

August 15, 2018

The Southwest Florida Water Management District (District) invites the public to a workshop on Thursday, Aug. 23 at 5:30 p.m. at the Lutz Community Center located at 98 1st Ave. NW in Lutz. The purpose of the workshop is to allow for public comment on the proposed minimum and guidance levels for Brant Lake in Hillsborough County.

 

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District Deactivates Tampa Bypass Canal System, Returns to Normal Operating Conditions

August 14, 2018

The Southwest Florida Water Management District (District) has deactivated the Lower Hillsborough Flood Detention Area (LHFDA), reopening the S-155 structure allowing normal flow down the river. Boat barriers have been removed to allow normal navigation along that portion of the Hillsborough River.

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District Temporarily Closes Airboat Slides

August 11, 2018
The Southwest Florida Water Management District (District) has temporarily closed the Brogden Bridge at Turner Camp Road and Wysong-Coogler airboat slides in Citrus County due to safety concerns associated with high water levels.
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