General Information.


  • 1.a. Full legal name:
    Buckhead Ridge Mosquito Control District
  • 1.b. public purpose:
    Maintenance of canals, maintenance of horticulture of all dedicated lands, and control of mosquitos
  • 1.c. Boundaries / service area:
    Please see map below
  • 1.d. services provided:
    Canal maintenance and mosquito spraying
  • 1.e. Charter / creation document:
    Resolution 76-23 Board of County Commissioners, Glades County Florida
  • 1.f. statues under which the special district operates
    Section 9(b), Article VII of the Florida Constitution and Sections 189.404(3)(b) and 125.01(5) of the Florida Statutes
  • 1.g. Date established
    March 11, 1977 election results based on Resolution 76-23 adopted September 13, 1976
  • 1.h. Establishing entity(ies)
    Glades County
  • Contact Information.

  • 2.a. Mailing address:
    30052 Hwy 78 West, Okeechobee, FL 34974
  • 2.b. e-mail address: bhrmosquitocontrol@embarqmail.com
  • 2.c. Telephone Number: 863-763-7840
  • 2.d. Website address: www.bhrmcd.com
  • 2.e. Chairman: Albert Crank 1836 Linda Road Okeechobee, FL 34974
  • Revenue Information.

  • 3.a. Budgeted state receipts are $31,540
    Budgeted local receipts are $63,640
  • 3.b. Millage rate is 1.0000
  • 3.c. Statutory authority is Section 9(b), Article VII of the Florida Constitution and Sections 189.404(3)(b) and 125.01(5) of the Florida Statutes
  • General Financial Information.

  • 4.a.Fiscal year is October 1 - September 30
  • 4.b.2016 Tentative budget
  • 4.c. 2016 Final adopted budget -
  • 4.d. Budget amendments -
  • 4.e.Department of Financial Service's website
  • 4.f. The complete audit report
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    Buckhead Ridge Mosquito Control District.