HENDRY SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT
Post Office Box 248 LaBelle, Florida 33975
May 19, 2021
The Hendry Soil and Water Conservation District Meeting was called to order at 1:00 pm on May19, 2021 by Chair Lisa Cleghorn. Meeting was held in the large conference room at the Dallas B. Townsend Agricultural Building at 1085 Pratt Blvd., LaBelle, Florida.
BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT: Chair Lisa Cleghorn, Vice-Chairman Bruce Hendry, Supervisor Mabry McCray, Supervisor Arial Avila
BOARD MEMBERS ABSENT: Supervisor Charles Conly
OTHERS PRESENT: Mitchell Aman DC NRCS, Noreen Berden HSWCD Program Manager, Roy Curry, Jr. FDACS Technician, Bob Beck Hendry SWCD Drone Coordinator
CALL TO ORDER
I. Motion to approve Minutes from March 24, 2021 (Hendry/Avila). Unanimous. Motion Passed.
II. Motion to approve Financial Reports as presented (Hendry/McCray). Unanimous. Motion Passed.
III. Staff Reports.
A. HSWCD Report -Noreen Berden gave report.
B. NRCS Report -Mitchell Aman gave report.
C. FDACS Report -Roy Curry gave report.
IV. Old Business
A. Miami-Dade technician Alicia Muina has been hired her starting date is June 14, 2021
B. Local Working Group meeting results were reviewed
V. New Business
A. Check on billing tech shirts with FDACS
B. Motion to approve to pay Gainesville travel expenses for training (Hendry/McCray). Unanimous. Motion Passed
C. Find out about credit card for Alicia
D. Motion to approve Crystal Water for office if cost is comparable (McCray/Hendry).Unanimous. Motion Passed.
VI. Miscellaneous/Upcoming Events
A. Next Board meeting -August 18, 2021
B. AFCD meeting September 8-9, 2021
VII. Adjourn -Meeting adjourned 2:35 p.m.