Orange County Government, Florida

Windermere Water and Navigation Control District

Special District with fiscal year October 1 through September 30

Name

Windermere Water and Navigation Control District

Purpose

To provide for adequate regulation and control of lakes, canals, streams, waterways, inlets, bays and their alteration by dredging, filling, pumping or otherwise altering the shoreline, land contours and/or water areas; And to protect public rights, public welfare, and public riparian property rights and to preserve the natural beauty and attractiveness of the lakes, canals, streams, waterways, inlets and bays; And to provide for wells to restore and maintain water levels and to control and regulate speed and operation of boats, boating activity and navigation; And to provide adequate notice as to the purchase of lands from the trustees of internal improvement fund, within the district, and to provide public hearings and recommendations as to the same.

Financial

This is a dependent special district, and presented as a blended component unit of Orange County Government.

The district is funded by an ad valorem millage, limited to a maximum of 1 mill by Orange County Code Section 33-134. The current millage rate is 0.2528.

Contact Us

Operations Contact
Liz Johnson, Environmental Programs Administrator
Environmental Protection Division
3165 McCrory Place, Ste 200
Orlando, FL 32803
Phone: 407-836-1400
Email: Carla.Johnson@occc.net

Budget Contact
Kurt Petersen, Budget Manager
Office of Management and Budget
201 S. Rosalind Ave.
Orlando, FL 32801
Phone: 407-836-7390
Email: Liz.Johnson@ocfl.net


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