Wednesday, February 9, 2022 1:00pm 200 NW 5th Street Conference Room, Okeechobee, FL 34972

Call to Order
Mariano Corona- Chairman-Present
Nicki Smith-Supervisor- Present
Donald Sellers, Jr.- Supervisor-Absent
Douglas Burnham- Supervisor-Absent
Glynn Rutledge- Treasurer-Present

I. Motion to approve January 11, 2022 meeting minutes. (Smith/Rutledge). Motion passed.

II. Motion to approve Financial Report as presented. (Smith/Rutledge). Motion passed.

III. Staff Program Reports
1. NRCS- Howard Harrison gave NRCS report (16-EQIP apps, 10-CSP Glades-Okee
combined).
2. OSWCD- Robbi Sumner updated the Board on outreach programs.
3. FDACS- No report
4. FSA- No report

IV. Unfinished Business
1. Staff updated the Board on Senate Bill 1078 and House Bill 783. AFCD has been told
they are not allowed to speak on behalf of the Districts because they receive state
funds. The Board questioned what services are we receiving for the dues we pay to
this association.

V. New Business
1. None

VI. Upcoming Events
1. Florida Legislative Session January 11-March 11, 2022
2. NACD Annual Meeting | February 12-16, 2022 | Orlando
3. Area Land Judging Contest |March 1, 2022 |Butler Oaks Farm
4. Poster Contest Deadline | March 1, 2022
Meeting Location:
200 NW 5th Street
Okeechobee, Florida 34972
www.okeechobeeswcd.org
VII. Adjourn- 2:21pm