Governing Board to Meet in Tampa

News Release

***The District’s Surplus Lands Committee has been canceled. 

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

At 10:30 a.m. or immediately following the Governing Board meeting, the District’s Surplus Lands Committee will meet. The Committee will hold a series of meetings to evaluate 44,672 acres of District land for potential surplus opportunities. District staff will present appropriate information for selected properties as requested by the Committee. The evaluation will follow applicable state law and Governing Board policies, with a significant emphasis to be placed on the District’s four areas of responsibility and public recreation opportunities.

To view the Governing Board meeting online, click on the live video stream link. The video stream link becomes active and the live video feed begins approximately 15 minutes before the scheduled meeting time. The Surplus Lands Committee meeting is open to the public; however, it will not be live streamed.

Public comment will be taken only at the meeting location. Public input for issues not listed on the published agenda will be heard shortly after the meeting begins.

The meeting agenda and materials are posted one week before the meeting and can be found online at by clicking on the “Meeting & Events Calendar.” 

Governing Board