Southwest Florida Water Management District

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Check Your Irrigation Timer When You ‘Spring Forward’ for Daylight Savings Time

March 4, 2019

The Southwest Florida Water Management District (District) is reminding residents to check the timers on their irrigation system controllers this weekend, which is the beginning of Daylight Savings Time.

Saturday night is when we will turn our clocks ahead one hour. The time change is also a good time to make sure irrigation system timers are set correctly to ensure that the systems operate consistently with year-round water conservation measures.

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Citrus Task Force Working to Save Growers Time, Money

February 28, 2019
With the citrus industry facing challenges due to hurricanes, greening and the lowest annual production since World War II, the Southwest Florida Water Management District is working to improve services and business processes for citrus industry customers.
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Governing Board to Meet in Tampa

February 19, 2019

The Southwest Florida Water Management District's Governing Board will hold its monthly meeting Tuesday, Feb. 26, at 9 a.m. at the Tampa Service Office, located at 7601 U.S. Highway 301 North.

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