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||Memorandum regarding planning for a "Seminar for Legislators,"
||Memorandum regarding planning for a "Seminar for Legislators," to fully discuss water management districts, their responsibilities, organization and problems associated with the proposed transfers.
||July 31, 1975
||North America -- United States of America -- Florida
||Box 3, Folder 3C ( LEGISLATION - BOX 3, FOLDER 3 ), Item 68
||Digitized by the Legal Technology Institute in the Levin College of Law at the University of Florida.
July 31, 1975
TO: DONALD R. FEASTER, Executive Director
FROM: E. D. VERGARA, Deputy Executive Director for
RE: Seminar for Legislators
The word is out that we were considering a seminar with legislators to
discuss fully water management districts, their responsibilities, organiza-
tion and problems associated with the proposed transfers. Buddy has had
feed back from a number who expressed interest in attending and now
-Mr. Needham says Sen. MacKay and others he's talked to, are all for it.
Therefore, if we intend to do it we need to begin planning now.
I recommend the following:
1. That we choose a "Gator" free weekend in November:r
Nov. 1 at Auburn
Nov. 8 Georgia at Jacksonville
Nov. 15 Kentucky at Gainesville
-.-*Nov. 22 Open
Nov. 29 at Miami
2. That I proceed with drafting an invitation to all District Legislators
and reserve a location in downtown Tampa or Tampa Airport (need to move
3. That we follow this schedultefirst day:
1:00 p.m. Discuss District programs involvements, finances, problems,
administrative structure, goals, etc.
5:00 p.m. Break
6:30 p.m. Cocktails (Cash Bar)
8:00 p.m. Dinner session with speakers
8:00 a.m. Discussions of Water Resource Act, ad valorem tax problems,
possible solutions, preferred courses of action.
12:00 p.m. lunch break
1:15 p.m. Group discussion
Donald R. Feaster
July 31, 1975
Purpose of the meeting:
To enlighten legislators about District purposes, organization, and accomplish-
ments and to bring about general legislative support for a successful effort
in March and subsequent legislative authorization of ad valorem taxing author-
ity at the following legislative session.
cc: L. M. Blain