WELCOME TO THE OFFICIAL SITE OF AVELAR CREEK
The Avelar Creek community is comprised of two phases. This website is funded on behalf of the Community Development Districts in an effort to help educate the general public about the services provided by the District and to highlight the other agencies involved in the day-to-day operations of the community. These agencies include, but are not limited to, the Avelar Creek CDD and the Avelar Creek Homeowner’s Association. To understand more about CDDs, please visit our FAQs page. Through the CDD, the District can offer its residents a broad range of community-related services and infrastructure to help ensure the highest quality of life possible. CDD responsibilities within our community include storm water management, potable and irrigation water supply, sewer and waste-water management, landscape management, management of the clubhouse facilities and street lights. CDD Management is handled by Meritus Districts.
NOTICE OF QUALIFYING PERIOD FOR CANDIDATES FOR AVELAR CREEK
COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT BOARD OF SUPERVISORS
In accordance with section 190.006(3)(b), Florida Statutes, Avelar Creek Community Development
District (the “District”) hereby gives notice that the qualifying period for candidates for election to the
Office of Supervisor of the Avelar Creek Community Development District begins at noon on Monday,
June 20, 2016 and expires at noon on Friday, June 24, 2016.
The District has three seats up for election, Seats 1, 2 and 5. Elections are non-partisan and will be held at
the same time as the general election on November 8, 2016 and shall be conducted in the manner
prescribed by law for holding general elections. Each seat carries a four year term in accordance with
Chapter 190, Florida Statutes, and all other applicable law governing District elections.
Candidates must qualify for the office of Supervisor with the Hillsborough County Supervisor of
Elections located at either the Fred B. Karl County Center, 601 E. Kennedy Blvd., 16th Floor,
Tampa, Florida 33602 (telephone 813-272-5850) or Robert L. Gilder Elections Service Center,
2514 N. Falkenburg Rd., Tampa, Florida 33619 (telephone 744-5900). All candidates shall
qualify for individual seats in accordance with section 99.061, Florida Statutes, and must also be
a qualified elector of the District. A qualified elector is any person at least 18 years of age who
is a citizen of the United States, a legal resident of the State of Florida and of the District, and
who is registered to vote with the Hillsborough County Supervisor of Elections. Campaigns
shall be conducted in accordance with Chapter 106, Florida Statutes.
For additional information please contact the Hillsborough County Supervisor of Elections.