Division of Environmental Assessment and Restoration
Water Quality Restoration Program
Leesburg Community Building, East Room
109 East Dixie Avenue
The Department of Environmental Protection announces a public meeting to which all persons are invited.
DATE AND TIME: April 19, 2018 9:00 a.m.
PLACE: Leesburg Community Building, East Room, 109 East Dixie Avenue, Leesburg, FL 34748
GENERAL SUBJECT MATTER TO BE CONSIDERED: The Upper Ocklawaha Basin Working Group will hold a Basin Management Action Plan meeting on April 19 at the Leesburg Community Building. This meeting is open to the public. The draft 2017 Supplemental Report outlining nutrient loading reductions assigned to local governments will be presented. The Upper Ocklawaha Basin Working Group was formed to provide a forum for stakeholders to discuss issues related to the basin’s nutrient Total Maximum Daily Loads for the Harris Chain of Lakes, Palatlakaha River, and Lake Apopka. The Second Phase of the Upper Ocklawaha Basin Management Action Plan was adopted in 2014 to address nutrient problems in the previously listed waterbodies.
A copy of the agenda may be obtained by contacting: Ms. Mary Paulic, Department of Environmental Protection, 2600 Blair Stone Road, MS #3565, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-2400 or by calling her at (850)245-8560.
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 48 hours before the workshop/meeting by contacting: Ms. Mary Paulic, (850)245-8560. 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).
April 4, 2018 - 2:43pm
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