Title: Proposed Resolution Realigning the Boundaries of the Peace River Basin
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Title: Proposed Resolution Realigning the Boundaries of the Peace River Basin
Alternate Title: SWFWMD. Proposed Resolution Realigning the Boundaries of the Peace River Basin
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Language: English
Publication Date: July 1978
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SOUTHWEST FLORIDA WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICT

REALIGNING THE BOUNDARIES OF THE PEACE
RIVER BASIN

RESOLUTION NO.




WHEREAS, the Governing Board of the Southwest Florida Water Management

District, hereinafter called DISTRICT, was authorized under Chapter 61-691,

Laws of Florida, creating the DISTRICT to subdivide the area of the DISTRICT

into watershed basins to include major streams and their tributary streams;

and

WHEREAS, the powers, duties and functions of the DISTRICT under Chapter

61-691, Laws of Florida, were incorporated into and carried forward under the

Water Resources Act of 1972, as amended; and

WHEREAS, the District Governing Board under Section 5, Chapter 61-691,

Laws of Florida, and Section 373.0693(1), Florida Statutes, as amended by

Chapter 78-65, Laws of Florida, is empowered to designate subdistricts or

basins, and may change the boundaries of such basins except the Green Swamp

Watershed Basin or create new basins by resolution; and

WHEREAS, a portion of the area formerly located within the South Florida

Water Management District has been transferred to and became a part of the

Southwest Florida Water Management District as provided in Section 373.069(2)(d),

Florida Statutes, as amended by Chapter 78-65, Laws of Florida; and

WHEREAS, the DISTRICT has determined the transferred area shall become a

part of the Peace River Basin.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that at 11:59 p.m., September 6, 1978,

the boundaries of the watershed basin of the Southwest Florida Water Manage-

ment District known as Peace River Basin shall be realigned to add the portion

of the area formerly located within the South Florida Water Management District,

and that thereafter the description set forth in Exhibit "A" shall constitute

the area of the Peace River Basin.













Passed, Adopted and Dated at Brooksville, Florida, this

day of 1978.


SOUTHWEST FLORIDA WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICT



DERRILL S. McATEER, CHAIRMAN
SEAL


N. BROOKS JOHNS, SECRETARY

WE, the undersigned, hereby certify that we are, respectively, CHAIRMAN
and SECRETARY of the SOUTHWEST FLORIDA WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICT organized and
existing under and by virtue of the Laws of the State of Florida, and having its
principal office and place of business in the City of Brooksville, Hernando County,
State of Florida, and that on the day of 1978, at a duly
called and properly held meeting of the Board of Governors of said
District, at which meeting a majority of the members of the Board of
Governors were present, the Resolution, a copy of which is made a part
hereof was adopted and incorporated in the minutes of said meeting.

DATED at Brooksville, Florida, this day of 1978.


SOUTHWEST FLORIDA WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICT


ATTEST
DERRILL S. McATEER, CHAIRMAN



N. BROOKS JOHNS, SECRETARY

STATE OF FLORIDA
COUNTY OF HERNANDO

I HEREBY CERTIFY, that on this day of 1978,
before me, the undersigned authority, personally appeared DERFRILL S. McATEER
and N. BROOKS JOHNS, to me known and known to me to be the persons
described in and who executed the foregoing CERTIFICATE as CHAIRMAN and
SECRETARY, respectively, of the SOUTHWEST FLORIDA WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICT,
organized and existing under and by virtue of the Laws of the State of Florida,
and who severally acknowledged the execution of such Certificate as such officers
as aforesaid for the uses and purposes therein expressed pursuant to authority
lawfully conferred upon them by the Board of Governors of said DISTRICT, and that
the seal affixed thereto is the true and genuine seal of the said District and was
affixed thereto by N. BROOKS JOHNS under like authority, he being the proper
custodian thereof.

WITNESS my hand and official seal the date aforesaid.



NOTARY PUBLIC


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Southwest Florida Water Management District

PEACE RIVER BASIN

March 10, 1977

THAT PORTION OF THE PEACE RIVER BASIN LOCATED WITHIN DESOTO COUNTY IS
DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS:

Begin at intersection of DeSoto-Sarasota County line with DeSoto-Charlotte
County line;

Thence North along DeSoto-Sarasota County line to intersection with
Manatee-Sarasota County line;

Thence continue North along DeSoto-Sarasota County line to intersection
with DeSoto-Hardee County line;

Thence East along DeSoto-Hardee County line to intersection with
DeSoto-Highlands County line;

Thence South along DeSoto-Highlands County line to intersection with
DeSoto-Charlotte County line;

Thence West along DeSoto-Charlotte County line to Point of Beginning.

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Southwest Florida Water Management District

PEACE RIVER BASIN

March 10, 1977

THAT PORTION OF THE PEACE RIVER BASIN LOCATED WITHIN CHARLOTTE COUNTY IS
DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS:

Begin at intersection of Charlotte-Sarasota County line with Gulf of Mexico;

Thence East, North, and East along Charlotte-Sarasota County line to
intersection with DeSoto-Sarasota County line;

Thence continue East along Charlotte-DeSoto County line to Northeast
corner of Section 1, Township 40 South, Range 26 East;

Thence South along range line to Southeast corner of Section 36, Township 40
South, Range 26 East;

Thence West along township line to Southwest corner of Section 31, Township 40
South, Range 26 East;

Thence South along range line to Southeast corner of Section 36, Township 41
South, Range 25 East;

Thence West along township line to Southwest corner of Section 34, Township 41
South, Range 24 East;

Thence South to Charlotte-Lee County line;

Thence West along Charlotte-Lee County line to Gulf of Mexico;

Thence North along shore of Gulf of Mexico to Point of Beginning.

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Southwest Florida Water Management District

PEACE RIVER BASIN

March 10, 1977

THAT PORTION OF THE PEACE RIVER BASIN LOCATED WITHIN HARDEE COUNTY IS
DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS:

Begin at intersection of Hardee-Manatee County line with Hardee-DeSoto
County line;

Thence North along Hardee-Manatee County line to intersection with
Hardee-Polk County line;

Thence East along Hardee-Polk County line to intersection with Hardee-
Highlands County line;

Thence South along Hardee-Highlands County line to intersection with
Hardee-DeSoto County line;

Thence West along Hardee-DeSoto County line to Point of Beginning.

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Southwest Florida Water Management District
PEACE BASIN

July 15, 1976
Revised June 30, 1978

DESCRIPTION OF THAT PORTION OF THE PEACE BASIN LYING IN POLK COUNTY, FLORIDA,
EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 1978.

Commence at the Southwest corner of Section 31, Township 32 South, Range 23 East;

Thence North along the Polk-Hillsborough County line to Northwest corner of
Section 18, Township 32 South, Range 23 East;

Thence East to Northeast corner of Section 17, Township 32 South, Range 23 East;

Thence North to Northwest corner of Section 9, Township 32 South, Range 23 East;

Thence East to Northeast corner of Section 9, Township 32 South, Range 23 East;

Thence North to Northwest corner of Section 3, Township 32 South, Range 23 East;

Thence East to Northeast corner of Section 6, Township 32 South, Range 24 East;

Thence North to Northwest corner of Section 20, Township 31 South, Range 24 East;

Thence East to Northeast corner of Section 20, Township 31 South, Range 24 East;

Thence North to Northwest corner of Section 4, Township 31 South, Range 24 East;

Thence East to Northeast corner of Section 4, Township 31 South, Range 24 East;

Thence North to Northwest corner of Section 3, Township 30 South, Range 24 East;

Thence West to Southwest corner of Section 33, Township 29 South, Range 24 East;

Thence North to Northwest corner of Section 33, Township 29 South, Range 24 East;

Thence West to Southwest corner of Section 29, Township 29 South, Range 24 East;

Thence North to Northwest corner of Section 17, Tow ship 29 South, Range 24 East;

Thence West to Southwest corner of Section 7, Township 29 South, Range 24 East;

Thence North to Northwest corner of Section 19, Township 28 South, Range 24 East;

Thence West to Southwest corner of Section 13, Township 28 South, Range 23 East;

Thence North to Northwest corner of Section 12, Township 28 South, Range 23 East;

Thence West to Southwest corner of Section 2, Township 28 South, Range 23 East;

Thence North to Northwest corner of Section 23, Township 27 South, Range 23 East;

Thence East to Northeast corner of Section 23, Township 27 South, Range 23 East;

Thence North to Northwest corner of Section 13, Township 27 South, Range 23 East;

Thence East to Northeast corner of Section 13, Township 27 South, Range 23 East;

Thence South to Southwest corner of Section 31, Township 27 South, Range 24 East;












Peace Basin in Polk County
Page Two

Thence East, along the township line between Townships 27 and 28 South, to the
Southeast corner of Section 32, Township 27 South, Range 27 East;

Thence North to the Northwest corner of Section 4, Township 27 South, Range 27
East, and the township line;

Thence West to the Southwest corner of Section 32, Township 26 South, Range 27
East;

Thence North to the Southeast corner of Section 18, Township 26 South, Range 27
East;

Thence West to the Southwest corner of Section 18, Township 26 South, Range 27
East, and the range line;

Thence North, along the range line between Ranges 26 and 27 East, to the
Northwest corner of Section 6, Township 26 South, Range 27 East, and the
Polk-Osceola -County line;

Thence East, along the Polk-Osceola County line to the Northeast corner of
Section 1, Township 26 South, Range 27 East;

Thence South, along the range line between Ranges 27 and 28 East, to the
Northerly margin of Lake Marion;
Thence Southerly, along the Westerly margin of Lake Marion, to its intersection
with the range line between Ranges 27 and 28 East;

Thence Southerly, along said range line, to the South boundary of
Township 27 South;

Thence Easterly, along said township line, to the intersection of said township
line with Lake Marion;
Thence following the south shore line of Lake Marion to its intersection again
with said township line;
Thence East, along said township line, to the Northwest corner of Section 5,
Township 28 South, Range 28 East;

Thence South along the section line to the Southwest corner of Section 8,
Township 28 South, Range 28 East;

Thence East along the section line to the Northwest corner of Section 16,
Township 28 South, Range 28 East;

Thence South, along the section line to the Southwest corner of Section 16,
Township 28 South, Range 28 East;

Thence East along the section line to the Northwest corner of Section 23,
Township 28 South, Range 28 East;

Thence South along the section line to the Northeast corner of Section 3,
Township 29 South, Range 28 East;

Thence West along the section line to the Northwest corner of Section 3,
Township 29 South, Range 28 East;

Thence North along the section line to the Northeast corner of the Southeast 1/4
of Section 28, Township 28 South, Range 28 East;
Thence West along the North boundary of the Southeast 1/4 to the Northwest corner
of the Southeast 1/4 of said Section 28;
Thence South along the West boundary of the Southeast 1/4 to its intersection
with the shore line of Lake Pierce;












Peace Basin in Polk County
Page Three

Thence follow the shore line generally Southwesterly to its intersection with
the North boundary of the South 1/2 of the Southwest 1/4 of said Section 28;

Thence West along said North boundary to the Northwest corner of the South 1/2
of the Southwest 1/4 of said Section 28;

Thence South along the section line to the Southwest corner of Section 33,
Township 28 South, Range 28 East;

Thence West along the section line to the Northwest corner of Section 5,
Township 29 South, Range 28 East;

Thence South along the section line to its intersection with the West shore
line of Lake Pierce;

Thence following the West shore line of Lake Pierce to its intersection
with the West boundary of Section 8, Township 29 South, Range 28 East;

Thence South along the section line to the Northwest corner of Section 20,
Township 29 South, Range 28 East;

Thence East along the North boundaries of Sections 20, 21, 22, 23 and 24,
Township 29 South, Range 28 East, and Section 19, Township 29 South,
Range 29 East to the Northeast corner of said Section 19;

Thence South along the section line to the Southwest corner of Section 32,
Township 29 South, Range 29 East;

Thence East along the section line to the Northeast corner of the Northwest 1/4
of Section 5, Township 30 South, Range 29 East;

Thence South to the Southeast corner of the Southwest 1/4 of Section 8,
Township 30 South, Range 29 East;

Thence West along the section line to the Northwest corner of Section 17,
Township 30 South, Range 29 East;

Thence South along the section line to the Northeast corner of Section 7,
Township 31 South, Range 29 East;

Thence West to the Northeast corner of Section 12, Township 31 South,
Range 28 East;
Thence South, along said range line, to the Southeast corner of Section 36,
Township 32 South, Range 28 East and the Polk-Highlands County line;

Thence West, along the Polk-Highlands County line, to the Southeast corner
of Section 36, Township 32 South, Range 27 East, and the Hardee County line;

Thence continue West, along the township line, also being the Polk-Hardee County
line, to the Southwest corner of Section 31, Township 32 South, Range 23 East
and the Point of Beginning.

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Southwest Florida Water Management District
PEACE BASIN
July 15, 1976
Revised June 30, 1978

DESCRIPTION OF THAT PORTION OF PEACE BASIN LYING IN HIGHLANDS COUNTY,
FLORIDA, EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 1978;

Commence at the Southwest corner of Township 35 South, Range 28 East,
on the Hardee-Highlands County line, the Point of Beginning;

Thence East along the North boundary of Township 36 South to the Northeast
corner of Section 1, Township 36 South, Range 28 East;

Thence South along the range line to the Southeast corner of Section 12,
Township 37 South, Range 28 East;

Thence East along the section line to the Northeast corner of Section 15,
Township 37 South, Range 29 East;

Thence South along the section line to the Southeast corner of Section 34,
Township 37 South, Range 29 East;
Thence East along the township line to the Northeast corner of Section 1,
Township 38 South, Range 29 East;

Thence South along the range line to the Southeast corner of Section 1,
Township 39 South, Range 29 East;

Thence East along the section line to the Northwest corner of Section 11,
Township 39 South, Range 30 East;
Thence North along the section line to the Southwest corner of Section 35,
Township 38 South, Range 30 East;
Thence East along the township line to the Southeast corner of the West 1/4
of Section 35, Township 38 South, Range 30 East;

Thence North along the 1/4 section line of Sections 35, 26 and 23,
Township 38 South, Range 30 East to the Northeast corner of the West 1/4
section of Section 23, Township 38 South, Range 30 East;
Thence West along the section line to the Northwest corner of Section 23,
Township 38 South, Range 30 East;

Thence North along the section line to the Northwest corner of Section 2,
Township 37 South, Range 30 East;

Thence West along the township line to the Southwest corner of Section 34,
Township 36 South, Range 30 East;

Thence North along the section line to the Northwest corner of Section 3,
Township 36 South, Range 30 East;

Thence West along the township line to the Southwest corner of Section 31,
Township 35 South, Range 30 East;

Thence North along the range line between Ranges 29 and 30 East, through
Townships 35, 34, and 33 South, to the Northeast corner of Township 33
South, Range 29 East, being on the Highlands-Polk County line;
Thence West along the Highlands-Polk County line to the Northwest corner
of Township 33 South, Range 28 East;
Thence South along the range line between Ranges 27 and 28 East, in
Townships 33, 34, and 35 South, to the Southwest corner of Township 35
South, Range 28 East, the Point of Beginning.

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SOUTHWEST FLORIDA WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICT

REALIGNING THE BOUNDARIES OF THE PEACE
RIVER BASIN

RESOLUTION NO.


WHEREAS, the Governing Board of the Southwest Florida Water Management

District, hereinafter called DISTRICT, was authorized under Chapter 61-691,

Laws of Florida, creating the DISTRICT to subdivide the area of the DISTRICT

into watershed basins to include major streams and their tributary streams;

and

WHEREAS, the powers, duties and functions of the DISTRICT under Chapter"

61-691, Laws of Florida, were incorporated into and carried forward under the'

Water Resources Act of 1972, as amended; and

WHEREAS, the District Governing Board under Section 5, Chapter 61-691,

Laws of Florida, and Section 373.0693(1), Florida Statutes, as amended by

Chapter 78-65, Laws of Florida, are empowered to designate subdistricts or

basins, and may change the boundaries of such basins except the Green Swamp

Watershed Basin or create new basins by resolution; and

WHEREAS, a portion of the area formerly located within the South Florida

Water Management District has been transferred to and became a part of the

Southwest Florida Water Management District as provided in Section 373.069(2)(d),

Florida Statutes, as amended by Chapter 78-65, Laws of Florida; and

WHEREAS, the DISTRICT has determined ^bd on .ho a o mll ll^iullu o iL
....-4. L4L-- *..** .. r-" -^Yrn -r,. i' mrnr- nt..a.. that the

transferred area should become a part of the Peace River Basin ""- b-t ilU




Basin, the District intends conducting tang for receipt of testimony and

evidence to determine w i-er any portion of the Peace River Basin as then

comprised shtk become a subdistrict or basin of the District pursuant to


NOW, THEREFORL, BE IT RESOLVED, that at 11:59 p.m., 1978

the boundaries of the watershed basin of the Southwest Florida Water Manage-

ment District known as Peace River Basin shall be realigned to add the portion

of the area formerly located within the South Florida Water Management District,

and that thereafter the description set forth in Exhibit "A" shall constitute

the area of the Peace River Basin.



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Passed, Adopted and Dated at Brooksville, Florida, this day of

July, 1978.

SOUTHWEST FLORIDA WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICT


DERRILL S. McATEER, CHAIRMAN
SEAL


THOMAS M. VAN DER VEER, SECRETARY-

WE, the undersigned, hereby certify that we are, respectively, CHAIRMAN
and SECRETARY of the SOUTHWEST FLORIDA WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICT organized and
existing under and by virtue of the Laws of the State of Florida, and having its
principal office and place of business in the City of Brooksville, Hernando County,
State of Florida, and that on the day of 1978, at a duly
called and properly held meeting of the Board of Governors of said District, at
which meeting a majority of the members of the Board of Governors were present,
the Resolution, a copy of which is made a part hereof was adopted and incorporated
in the minutes of said meeting.

DATED at Brooksville, Florida, this day of 1978.

SOUTHWEST FLORIDA WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICT


ATTEST:
DERRILL S. McATEER, CHAIRMAN



THOMAS M. VAN DER VEER, SECRETARY

STATE OF FLORIDA
COUNTY OF HERNANDO

I HEREBY CERTIFY, that on this day of 1978,
before me, the undersigned authority, personally appeared DERRILL S. McATEER
and THOMAS M. VAN DER VEER, to me known and known to me to be the persons
described in and who executed the foregoing CERTIFICATE as CHAIRMAN and
SECRETARY, respectively, of the SOUTHWEST FLORIDA WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICT,
organized and existing under and by virtue of the Laws of the State of Florida,
and who severally acknowledged the execution of such Certificate as such officers
as aforesaid for the uses and purposes therein expressed pursuant to authority
lawfully conferred upon them by the Board of Governors of said DISTRICT, and that
the seal affixed thereto is the true and genuine seal of the said District and was
affixed thereto by THOMAS M. VAN DER VEER under like authority, he being the proper
custodian thereof.

WITNESS my nand and official seal the date aforesaid.



NOTARY PUBLIC


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