Notice of Variances and Waivers

South Florida Water Management District
40E-6.011: Policy and Purpose
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on January 09, 2009, the South Florida Water Management District, received a petition for waiver from Edward A. Bakay Jr. and Sandra K. Bakay, Application No. 08-0609-2, for utilization of Works or Lands of the District known as the Golden Gate Main Canal, for the proposed installation of a cross fence within 40 feet of the top of the canal bank; Sections 10 & 11, Township 49 South, Range 27 East, Collier County. The petition seeks relief from subsections 40E-6.011(4) and (6), Florida Administrative Code, which governs the placement of permanent and/or semi-permanent above-ground encroachments (cross fence within forty feet of the top of canal bank) within Works or Lands of the District.
A copy of the Petition for Variance or Waiver may be obtained by contacting: Kathie Ruff at (561)682-6320 or e-mail at The District will accept comments concerning the petition for 14 days from the date of publication of this notice. To be considered, comments must be received by the end of business on the 14th day at the: South Florida Water Management District, 3301 Gun Club Road, MSC 1410, West Palm Beach, FL 33406, Attn.: Kathie Ruff, Office of Counsel.