Producing recycled paper requires about 60 percent of the energy used to make paper from virgin wood pulp.
Manufacturing one ton of office and computer paper with recycled paper stock can save between 3,000 and 4,000 kilowatt hours over the same ton of paper made with virgin wood products.

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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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Written by JUDITH BENSON   
Tuesday, 02 February 2016

SSWCD Board Meeting Minutes

Tuesday, December 15, 2015


·       Call to Order: 6:05 pm

·       Pledge of Allegiance

·       Roll Call – Present:  Kendrick, Young, Benson

·       Approval of SSWCD Minutes

·       Mr. Mahnken stated that the minutes for November and December were not yet complete

·       Guest Presentation:  Dr. Connie Lester, UCF RICHES Program

·       Supervisor Reports

Treasurers Report (Supervisor Young)

·       Supervisor Young reported a SSWCD balance of $151.39; Conserv Always Balance of $1048.80.

·       Supervisor Young mentioned the Board received a thank you from Rollins College for the “Eden to Sahara” book donation

·       Supervisor Young also discussed a receiving a request from Sam’s Club addressed to the Board in the name of Linda Jacobs to renew memberships for three cards; apparently this was a corporate membership.  In 1990 Linda Jacobs was elected to SSWCD Board; account was set up in 1992.  Supervisor Young deleted the account.  Apparently account was being kept current by a relative of Ms. Jacobs.

·       Supervisor Young stated he will be doing additional research into other accounts that may exist.

·       Supervisor Young mentioned that the Solar Amendment currently has 500k confirmed signatures

Vice Chair Report (Supervisor Kendrick)

·       Supervisor Kendrick stated he will commit to attend Seminole County Development Review Committee (DRC) meetings and provide a report back to Board.  The Board discussed that although the Vice Chair is in the real estate business, there shouldn’t be a conflict provided he is not a voting member of DRC.

Chair Report (Supervisor Benson)

·       Supervisor Benson informed the Board of the status of the 2016 Poster Contest.  Supervisor Benson will be reaching out to judges to establish dates for poster judging prior to the January meeting

·       Supervisor Benson noted that the logo file has been received and she will be ordering the appreciation plaque for the Longwood City Council

·       Adjourned 7:37 pm

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