The Board of Trustees of the Internal Improvement Trust Fund of the State of Florida is proposing the establishment of an Erosion Control Line (ECL), pursuant to Section 161.161, Florida Statues. The meeting time of 4:30pm – 5:45pm will include time for both a public workshop and a public hearing. The workshop is the public's opportunity to ask questions about the proposed erosion control line. The hearing is the public's opportunity to comment on, speak in support of, object to, and submit for consideration material relevant to the methodology used for locating the proposed erosion control line for the Brevard County Shore Protection Project, the South Reach Beach Project ECL extension will be between DEP range monuments R139.2 – R141.2 and is associated with DEP permit # 0137212-017-JN. The proposed extension of the erosion control line lies along Spessard Holland South Beach County Park at Melbourne Beach.
The Florida Department of Environmental Protection is the state’s lead agency for environmental management and stewardship – protecting our air, water and land. The vision of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection is to create strong community partnerships, safeguard Florida’s natural resources and enhance its ecosystems.