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The Lee County Hyacinth Control District (LCHCD) is a local government agency for management of nuisance aquatic vegetation in waterways of Lee County, including the Caloosahatchee River and it’s tributaries as far upstream as Lake Okeechobee.

Information about LCHCD services can be found in succeeding pages particulary under Program Information and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs). Feel free to contact us directly if you have questions.

Meeting Calendar:  The members of the Board of Commissioners for the Lee County Mosquito Control District serve as the Board for the Lee County Hyacinth Control District.  Lee County Hyacinth Control District Board meetings are held in conjunction with the Lee County Mosquito Control District Board meetings at the same time and place as the Lee County Mosquito Control District Meetings.  For meeting schedules follow this link: http://www.lcmcd.org/events/

 

LCHCD Board Meetings and Agendas

Lee County Hyacinth Control District Board of Commissioners meeting dates for 2017

Lee County Hyacinth Control District Board of Commissioners meeting dates for 2018

The Lee County Mosquito Control District and the Lee County Hyacinth Control District will hold the monthly Board meeting for Lee County Mosquito Control District on November 30, 2017 located at 15191 Homestead Road, Lehigh Acres, FL 33971 at 10:00 AM. For more information call 239-694-2174.

December 14, 2017 Board Meeting Agenda

Changes to Employee Handbook version 03-09-17 (new version 11-30-17)

LCHCD Financial Statements 10-31-16

LCHCD Financial Statements 11-30-17

LCHCD Budget Amendmant Resolution over 60 days after 9-30-17

http://www.lcmcd.com/lcmcd-executive/executive-archives/

LCHCD News and Events –

Passing of T. Wayne Miller Jr

http://www.fox4now.com/news/local-news/brown-gunk-on-cape-coral-canal-raises-concern

http://www.nbc-2.com/story/36152648/cape-coral-canals-investigated-after-complaint-of-brown-muck

http://www.abc-7.com/story/36043615/video-shows-boater-spraying-substance-into-cape-canal

2015-07-01 – News Star – Understanding Lehigh Acres Local Services – LCHCD

http://www.winknews.com/2015/10/26/duckweed-taking-over-some-cape-coral-canals/

 

LCHCD Annual Report and Budget –   LCHCD 2016 annual report

Lee County Hyacinth Control District held an advertised public hearing to adopt a final millage rate and a final budget on September 21, 2017 at District headquarters, 15191 Homestead Road, Lehigh Acres, Florida 33971 in accordance with the provisions of Florida Statute, Chapter 200.065.

Florida Statute, Chapter 200.065(2) (a) 4c requires the governing body of each taxing authority to hold a public hearing on the final budget and proposed millage rate.

The Lee County Hyacinth Control District adopted millage rate is to be levied at .0248 mills. A resolution for adoption of a final millage rate of 0.0248 mills for fiscal year 2017-2018, commencing on October 1, 2017 and ending on September 30, 2018 was approved by the Lee County Hyacinth Control District Board of Commissioners.  The Board of Commissioners adopted the final Budget for the 2017-2018 fiscal year in the amount of $3,911,000 commencing on October 1, 2017 and ending on September 30, 2018.

The LCHCD Board of Commissioners approved a millage rate of 0.0248 mills. This is $.0248 per $1000 of value. A homeowner would pay $2.48 for a home valued at $100,000 by the property appraiser. For the adopted budget, click on 2018 LCHCD Annual Budget 9-21-17

LCHCD awarded chemical bid list 2018

https://apps.fldfs.com/LocalGov/Reports/

For information regarding Florida Commission on Ethics, select “Ethic Laws” at http://www.ethics.state.fl.us/