Public hearing on Point Washington State Forest proposed management plan April 5

March 31, 2016

ffs_logoThe Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Florida Forest Service and the Point Washington Plan Advisory Group are hosting a public hearing on Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. The public hearing will be on Point Washington State Forest proposed management plan. The hearing will be at the South Walton Coastal Branch Library, 437 Greenway Trail, Santa Rosa Beach.

The hearing is open to the public. To download/view the proposed plan, click here.

Call to Order
Introductions and Remarks
Summary of Draft Plan
Public Comments
Summation and Adjournment

Copies of a working draft of the plan and the management prospectus are available before the date of the public hearing online at or by contacting the PWSF in writing at 5865 Highway 98 East, Santa Rosa Beach, Florida 32459; or contacting Forestry Operations Administrator Mike Mathis at (850) 691-0812. Special accommodations for persons with a disabling condition should be requested in writing to the FFS’s Point Washington State Forest office at the above listed address at least 72 hours in advance of these proceedings. Any request for special accommodations can be made by writing to the FFS’s Point Washington State Forest Office at the above listed address.

You are hereby notified in accordance with Chapter 286.0105, Florida Statutes, should you decide to appeal any decision made as a result of, or take exception to any findings of fact with respect to any matter considered at the hearing and meeting referred to above, you may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made. Such record shall include the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.