Fiscal Year 2020: October 1, 2019 – September 30, 2020
Bullfrog Creek Community Development District (the “District”) was established Jan 10, 2014 pursuant to the Uniform Community Development District Act of 1980, otherwise known as Chapter 190, Florida Statutes, by the Hillsborough County Ordinance 14‐1. The Act provides, among other things, the power to manage basic services for community development, power to borrow money and issue bonds, and to levy and assess non‐ad valorem assessments for the financing and delivery of capital infrastructure.
The District was established for the purposes of financing and managing the acquisition, construction, maintenance and operation of certain infrastructure necessary for community development within the District. The District is governed by a Board of Supervisors (“Board”), which is comprised of five members. The current Supervisors have been elected by qualified electors residing within the District. The Board of Supervisors of the District exercise all powers granted to the District pursuant to Chapter 190, Florida Statutes. The Board has the final responsibility for:
- Assessing and levying assessments
- Approving budgets
- Exercising control over facilities and properties
- Controlling the use of funds generated by the District
- Approving the hiring and firing of key personnel
- Financing improvements.
Bullfrog Creek CDD District Map
Notice of Telephonic Meeting of the Board of Supervisors: August 11, 2020 at 11:30 a.m.
Notice is hereby given that the Board of Supervisors (“Board”) of the Bullfrog Creek Community Development District (“District”) will hold a public hearing & regular meeting of the Board of Supervisors on August 11, 2020 at 11:30 a.m. to be conducted via telephone conference at 1-866-906-9330 with participant access code 4863181 pursuant to Executive Orders 20-52 and 20-69 issued by Governor DeSantis on March 9, 2020, and March 20, 2020, respectively, and pursuant to Section 120.54(5)(b)2., Florida Statutes. The meeting is being held for the necessary public purpose of considering a proposed Fiscal Year 2021 Budget. At such time the Board is so authorized and may consider any business that may properly come before it.
While it is necessary to hold the above referenced meeting of the District’s Board of Supervisors utilizing communications media technology due to the current COVID-19 public health emergency, the District fully encourages public participation in a safe and efficient manner. Towards the end, anyone wishing to listen and participate in the meeting can do so telephonically at 1-866-906-9330 access code 4863181. Additionally, participants are encouraged to submit questions and comments to the District Manager in advance at firstname.lastname@example.org to facilitate the Board’s consideration of such questions and comments during the meeting.
A copy of the agenda may be obtained at the offices of the District Manager, c/o 2005 Pan Am Circle, Suite 300 Tampa, FL 33607 (“District Manager’s Office”) during normal business hours.
The meeting is open to the public and will be conducted in accordance with the provisions of Florida law for community development districts. The meeting may be continued to a date, time, and place to be specified on the record at such meeting. There may be occasions when Board Supervisors or District Staff may participate by speaker telephone.
Any person requiring special accommodations at the meeting because of a disability or physical impairment should contact the District Manager’s Office at least forty-eight (48) hours prior to the meeting. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the Florida Relay Service by dialing 7-1-1, or 1-800-955-8771 (TTY) / 1-800-955-8770 (Voice), for aid in contacting the District Manager’s Office.
Each person who decides to appeal any decision made by the Board with respect to any matter considered at the Meetings is advised that person will need a record of proceedings and that accordingly, the person may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, including the testimony and evidence upon which such appeal is to be based.
Meritus Office Update
Due to the impact of the coronavirus, Hillsborough and Pinellas Counties have issued a stay at home order. This means that our offices will be closed to the public during this period. We will still be providing services remotely so you can still reach us by phone or email, and we will get back to you as soon as we can. Please understand that this order will affect vendors and suppliers as well and certain services may either be delayed or unavailable. Meritus will do everything in our power to keep providing services to your community and we are here with you during this difficult time. We look forward to getting through this safe and healthy and wish you and your loved ones the best.
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Bullfrog Creek Community Development District Disclosure
Please be advised that the Bullfrog Creek Community Development District (the “District”), a local unit of special purpose government created under Florida law, has constructed and is responsible for the maintenance of certain improvements, infrastructure and facilities within the District. The District financed this construction through the sale of tax-exempt bonds, a form of public financing. As a result, and in accordance with applicable federal and state law, all District owned improvements, infrastructure and facilities are and shall remain open and accessible to the general public. Should you have any questions on this matter, non-resident user fees applicable to District recreational facilities, or any other general District issue, please feel free to contact the District Manager.