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The Coral Bay Community Development District does not control the level of the water in Coral Bay’s lake. The water level in the lake is controlled by Broward County. Contact Adam Gardner at (954) 831-0754 (firstname.lastname@example.org) for information about lake water levels.
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Where Coral Bay Is Located
Located along the northern edge of Margate Florida, the Coral Bay CDD encompasses approximately 236 acres of a community located just to the south and west of the intersection Sample Road (SR 834) and Turtle Creek Drive (NW 62nd Avenue). The Coral Bay CDD owns, operates, and maintains approximately 71 acres of water management tracts, including a 69 acre lake. The Coral Bay CDD has perpetual use of many easements for lake maintenance and flowage purposes.
This schematic map shows Coral Bay and it’s lake. Click on the map to open a larger version in a new tab.
About Coral Bay
The Coral Bay CDD is a special-purpose unit of local government authorized by Chapter 189 and Chapter 190 of the Florida Statutes, as amended. The City Commission of Margate Florida created Coral Bay CDD by City of Margate Ordinances 89-22, RZ-3-89, and 89-23 in November 1989, granting those special powers to the CDD as set forth in Section 190.012(1) and (2)(a), and (d) F.S.
The Coral Bay CDD is organized similarly to other local governments in Florida. The legislative body of the CDD is a five-member board known as the Board of Supervisors (the Board). The Board sets policy for the District in accordance with Florida law. The Board, by law, must hire a District Manager and District Counsel. Staff members operate in a manner very similar to a County Administrator and County Attorney. District Management staff and the District Attorney administer the operations of the District and implement the Board’s policies and contracts.
The Coral Bay CDD is responsible for creating and managing a budget and determining the annual CDD assessment. Public hearings are held on Coral Bay’s CDD assessments and the Coral Bay CDD’s budget is subject to annual independent audit. The Coral Bay CDD levies its assessments on a per home basis. There ar 997 homes in the Coral Bay CDD currently levied at $1,410.19 per home. Statutory authority for levying these assessment is granted under Florida Statutes Ch. 170.01, 190.021, and 197.3631.
The CDD manages and maintains Coral Bay’s streets, sidewalks, landscaping, parks, pools, playgrounds, lake and canals, and security. The business of the CDD Board of Supervisors is conducted in the “Sunshine”, which means that meetings and records are open to the public in accordance with Section 286.011, Florida Statutes. The Coral Bay CDD also operates under the ethics provision defined in Chapter 112 and Chapter 190 of the Florida Statues as well as the provisions set forth by the Florida Commission on Ethics
Coral Bay consists of 997 homes in eight villages, each with its own Homeowners’ Association:
- Fay’s Cove — 119 Homes
- Indian Key — 215 Homes
- Islamorada — 64 Homes
- Las Brisas — 122 Homes
- Las Brisas Del Mar — 34 Homes
- Mallory Harbor — 101 Homes
- Port Antigua — 147 Homes
- The Cape — 195 Homes
The responsibilities of the CDD and the individual Village Associations differ in that Village Associations are responsible for maintaining and enforcing all of the covenants, conditions, and restrictions related to use of homeowners’ property. The CDD is responsible only for Coral Bay’s common areas.
If you want to contact one of the HOAs, please see the HOAs page.