Re: Water Management Basin Boards
The Northwest Hillsborough Basin is located entirely within Hills-
borough County. Basin Board members are:
Robert Friedman, Tampa (Hillsborough)
Richard Powell, Tampa (Hillsborough)
Frank D. Jackson, II, Tampa. (Hillsborough
The Alafia River Basin consists of parts of Hillsborough and Polk
Counties. Basin Board members are:
Robert T. Dines, Brandon (Hillsborough)
Patricia Odiorne, Brandon (Hillsborough)
Hoyt Charles, Bradley Junction (Polk).
The Hillsborough River Basin consists of parts of Hernando,
Hillsborough, Pasco and Polk Counties. Basin Board members are:
Dr. Robert J. Courtney, Tampa (Hillsborough)
John B. Sargeant, Lakeland (Polk)
Fred Gore, Zephyrhills (Pasco)
(vacancy for Hernando)
Each of these Basin Boards prepares its own annual budget for the
basin and submits it to the governing board of the district for
inclusion in the district budget. Funds for each basin are handled
under the combined budget but separately accounted for by basins.
Meetings of the Basin Boards are presided over by a member of the
Governing Board of the district as ex officio chairman of the
Basin Board. The ex officio chairman has no official vote except
in case of a tie. He serves as the liaison officer of the district
in all affairs in the basin.
Governing board members are appointed for four year terms. Basin
Board members are appointed for three years. All are appointed by
the Governor and subject to confirmation by the Senate.
Basin Board members serve without compensation and are required
to file disclosure statements, etc.