District Reopening – Facemasks are Required by the Public at All Times Inside District Buildings

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Governing Board to Meet in Brooksville

February 16, 2021

The Southwest Florida Water Management District's Governing Board will hold its monthly meeting Tuesday, Feb. 23, at 9 a.m. at District Headquarters, located at 2379 Broad Street in Brooksville. The meeting is open to the public however, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines will be followed to reduce the spread of COVID-19 and facemasks are required inside District buildings.

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Weather Plays Key Role in District's 60-Year History

February 10, 2021
A devastating weather year led to the creation of the District and weather continues to guide the District’s policies and procedures during the last six decades.
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District Aims to Reduce Risk of Wildfires by Scheduling Prescribed Fires for Hillsborough County

February 2, 2021

Setting prescribed fires in controlled settings can reduce the risk of wildfires burning out of control, as many Floridians witnessed during the state’s wildfire emergency in 2017.

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