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Public Works Lakes Management
Lakes & Stormwater Management


Lakes Management

Our Mission:

  • To promote and maintain the highest quality of Maitland’s 21 lakes, canals and waterways.
  • To monitor and manage the aquatic plants in the lakes and canals to promote a healthy aquatic habitat while maintaining recreational uses of the lakes.
  • To monitor the water quality of the lakes to document the improving health of the aquatic environment and to direct needed improvements.
  • To implement the Stormwater & Lakes Management Plan to continue to improve the health and quality of the lakes.
  • To provide information to the Public and City administration on topics relating to the lakes including water quality, shoreline management, waterfront structures and construction impacts.

Maitland Lakes
          Map of Maitland Lakes [PDF]

Shoreline Management Permitting
          Native Plants for Shoreline Revegetation [PDF]
          Invasive Aquatic Plants  [PDF]
          Shoreline Alteration Ordinance
          Shoreline Alteration Permit Application
          Shoreline Management Plan  [PDF]
          FWC Aquatic Plant Management Permit Application  [PDF]

Waterfront Structure Permitting
          Waterfront Structure Ordinance
          Waterfront Structure Permit Application [PDF]

Aquatic Plant Management Activities
         Quarterly Aquatic Plant Management Activities  [PDF]


Water Quality
          Summary of Lake Characteristics and Water Quality [PDF]
          Stormwater & Lakes Management Plan – 2016 Update [PDF]
          Maitland Fertilizer Ordinance-Lakefront application
          Orange County Lawn Fertilizer Flier [PDF]  
Orange County Help Prevent Water Pollution Flier [PDF]
          Orange County Fertilizer Ordinance  [PDF]  

Boating & Recreation
          Map of Chain of Lakes [PDF]  
          Boat Pass Fee Information [PDF] 
          Locations to Purchase Boat Passes  [PDF] 
          State boating Regulations

County & State Information
          Florida Friends & Neighborhoods
          Frequently Asked Questions & Answers

Stormwater Management

Our Mission:

  • To manage and maintain the stormwater system within Maitland to provide safe, clean roadways and reduce pollution discharging to our lakes.
  • To continue to improve the system by installing stormwater treatment systems to capture pollutants before they enter our lakes.
  • To continue to provide street sweeping activities to keep our City clean and provide a very cost-effective means of pollution reduction.
  • To review plans and inspect construction activities to reduce sediment and erosion impacts.

          Stormwater & Lakes Management Plan – 2016 Update [PDF]

Stormwater Utility Fee
          Fee Table

Stormwater Treatment Systems
          Location of Types of Treatment Systems 
          Quarterly Maintenance of Stormwater Systems 

Street Sweeping
          Description of Street Sweeping Program
          Street Sweeping Results [PDF]









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