Amenity Center/Park Recreational Facilities Closed
The Northwood Community Development District Staff continues to monitor local, state and federal communications, guidelines, recommendations, and advisories regarding COVID-19.
In an effort to minimize the risk of contracting the virus and consistent with federal, state, and local guidelines, the District has made the decision to close all recreational facilities and suspend all recreational programs effective immediately and until further notice. The District will notify you of any change to operations on the District website and will continue to make decisions based on governmental recommendations, which may and have changed rapidly.
While we recognize the disruption is less than ideal, the health and safety of District residents, guests, and on-site staff is of utmost importance. Please continue to monitor the District’s website for further updates. Thank you for your patience and cooperation as we all work together in this unprecedented time.
Notice of Meeting to Be Conducted Telephonically: April 13, 2020 at 6:30 p.m.
Notice is hereby given that the Board of Supervisors (“Board”) of the Northwood Community Development District (“District”) will hold a regular meeting of the Board of Supervisors on April 13, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. to be conduct telephonically at 1-866-906-9330, 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.
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. Toward that end, anyone wishing to listen and participate in the meeting can do so telephonically at 1-866-906-9330, Participant Access Code – 4863181. Additionally, participants are encouraged to submit questions and comments to the District Manager in advance at 813-873-7300 to facilitate the Board’s consideration of such questions and comments during the meeting.
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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Fiscal Year 2020: October 1, 2019 – September 30, 2020
The Northwood Community Development District (The District) is an independent special purpose unit of local government established pursuant to and governed by Chapter 190, Florida Statutes on September 29, 1999. The Northwood CDD was created by the Uniform Community Development District Act of 1980, Chapter 190, Florida Statutes, as amended (the “Act”) and created by ordinance of Pasco County as an alternative method of planning, acquiring, operating and maintaining community-wide improvements in planned communities. A CDD provides the “solution” to Florida’s need to provide valuable community infrastructure generated by growth, ultimately without overburdening other governments and their taxpaying residents. Community Development Districts represent a major advancement in Florida’s effort to manage its growth effectively and efficiently. This allows a community to establish higher construction standards, meanwhile providing a long-term solution to the operation and maintenance of the community’s facilities The Northwood Development has an amenity center, which includes a resort style swimming pool, a playground, basketball courts, Tennis Courts and a New 2,000 Square Foot Clubhouse. In addition, the Development includes several neighborhood ponds which are connected by pedestrian walkways.
This Website is funded on behalf of the Community Development District (CDD) in an effort to help educate the general public about the services provided by the Northwood CDD and to also highlight the other agencies involved that have an impact in the day-to-day operations, such as Pasco County and the Home Owners Association.
Meritus Districts is the District Administrator for Northwood CDD. Meritus Districts is a financial consulting and management firm consisting of professionals who provide multiple services to the development and community residential services industry, as it relates to community development districts (CDDs) and special taxing districts. Please feel free to contact our office at (813) 397-5120 X324 if you have any questions concerning the District.