A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) or Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) is a written agreement to facilitate a cooperative relationship between Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP) and a second party for site rehabilitation completion. MOUs and MOAs may allow contamination to remain in certain circumstances as set forth therein without the recordation of a restrictive covenant on the affected property in the public records of the county.
The Full Cost Accounting Rule, 62-708, F.A.C. requires local governments to annually calculate the full cost of their solid waste management services. The calculations are to be available to the public upon request.
As a result of the rule revision on February 16, 2012, local governments are no longer required to submit to the state their full cost accounting calculations and documentation of public disclosure.
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.