Producing new plastic from recycled material uses only two-thirds of the energy required to manufacture it from raw materials.
Plastics require 100 to 400 years to break down at the landfill.
Five 2-liter recycled PET bottles produce enough fiberfill to make a ski jacket.

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Watering Restrictions


Allowed watering times:
12:00 midnight to 10:00 am, or 4:00 pm to 12:00 midnight.

Allowed watering days:
Thursday & Sundays = Even numbered and no numbered addresses.
Wednesday & Saturday = Odd numbered addresses.

For more details on watering restrictions in your area, please check with your city management.


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2014 09 16 Meeting Agenda PDF Print E-mail
Written by JUDITH BENSON   
Monday, 05 January 2015


September 16, 2014 - City of Longwood Chambers, 6 PM

1. Call meeting to order

2. Pledge of Allegiance

3. Roll call

4. Approval of agenda

5. Approval of August 2014 meeting minutes

6. Introduction of volunteers and guests. Remarks.

W. Steven Edmonds, Campaign Manager for Bill Wohlsifer - HEMP for Water 

7. David Millard of NRCS - discuss copy of new agreement between NRCS and SSWCD (East Central FL RC&D)

8. Vice-Chair report - H A Duncan - TBA

9. Treasurer's report - Scott Sturgill

10. Secretary's report - Gaussart

11. Public relations report - Garrett

12. Chair's report - Judith Benson

September 5 Farm Seminar - NRCS and Extension Office

Office or storage sparce within Seminole County facilities - Barbara Hughes brought my request to her supervisor, Joe Abel, which was denied. Recommended contacting Tim Marcopulos is the Division Manager of Facilities Management

E-Waste including 3 non-working printers to be recycled on Sept 18 by Seminole County Solid Waste @ 419 Transfer Station

NRCS agreement historical documents - agreement not located as of yet, 1997 records includes Articles of Incorporation of East Central Florida RC&D

Seminole County DRC attendance

13. Supervisor's reports/discussions

14. Old Business:

Letter to Supervisor Gaussart with attachments and tentative reply

Fundraising activity update for 2015 Poster Contest

Chili Cook-Off, Longwood Leisure Services

15. New business: Open discussion

Benson - Request to recycle outdated printed materials, sell martini glasses (used by previous board for fundraising), sell (or donate) conference table and chairs

Extension office upcoming activities - Family Night October 16th and the 5th Annual Garden Expo on November 1st

16. Annoucements and open comments

17. Next meeting - October 28, 2014

PRESENTATION: League of Women's Voerts Amendment 1/FWLL (Pat Cilley Southward)

18. Adjourn 

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