GENERAL INFORMATION

  • PUBLIC PURPOSE OF THE DISTRICT: The Cow Slough Water Control District is responsible for maintaining water control within Cow Slough's boundaries. To facilitate this Cow Slough maintains the Townsend Canal, laterals, and water control structures. Cow Slough is responsible for maintaining a surface water management permit with the South Florida Water Management District. Cow Slough has no ability to deliver irrigation water.
  • STATUTE(S) UNDER WHICH DISTRICT OPERATES: Chapter 189,197 and 298, Florida Statutes. Chapter 2000-394, Laws of Florida.
  • STATUTORY AUTHORITY FOR THE LEVY OF THE TAX, FEE, ASSESSMENT, OR CHARGE: SAME
  • RATES OR AMOUNTS FOR THE CURRENT FISCAL YEAR: 6.00 per acre
  • ALL TAXES, FEES, ASSESSMENTS, OR CHARGES IMPOSED OR COLLECTED: N/A
  • FISCAL YEAR ENDS LAST DAY OF: September
  • SERVICES PROVIDED BY DISTRICT: Cow Slough is responsible for maintaining a surface water management permit with the South Florida Water Management District. Cow Slough has no ability to deliver irrigation water.
  • ESTABLISHING ENTITY: Florida Legislature
  • DATE DISTRICT ESTABLISHED: 28 Jun 1986
  • DISTRICT BOUNDARIES: House Bill Included Below Annual Financial Report
  • CODE OF ETHICS :
    Florida Commission on Ethics (select Ethics Laws)

DISTRICT CONTACT INFORMATION

  • MAILING ADDRESS: P.O. Box 1455Labelle, FL 33975
  • EMAIL ADDRESS: chris@labellecpa.com
  • TELEPHONE NUMBER FOR DISTRICT : 863.675.3903
  • WEBSITE ADDRESS FOR DISTRICT : https://CowSlough.mydistrictwebsite.com
  • REGISTERED AGENT FOR DISTRICT : Christopher Soud / Labelle CPA/ 14 W Washington Ave / Labelle, FL 33935

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    GOVERNING BODY MEMBER
    John Giddens

    • MEMBER NAME: John Giddens
    • MEMBER ADDRESS: PO Box 1455 | LaBelle, FL |33975
    • MEMBER EMAIL: johngiddens@gmail.com
    • Elected
    • Term of Office: 2019-2022

    GOVERNING BODY MEMBER
    Dallas Townsend

    • MEMBER NAME: Dallas Townsend
    • MEMBER ADDRESS: PO Box 1455 | LaBelle, FL |33975
    • MEMBER EMAIL: dtownsend@embarqmail.com
    • Elected
    • Term of Office: 2020-2023

    GOVERNING BODY MEMBER
    Phillip Sherrod

    • MEMBER NAME: Phillip Sherrod
    • MEMBER ADDRESS: PO Box 1455 | LaBelle, FL | 33975
    • MEMBER EMAIL: PhilAndSusan@embarqmail.com
    • Elected
    • Term of Office: 2021-2024