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ITID OKs A Reduced Interest Rate For Madison Green Bond

By at April 24, 2015 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

ITID OKs A Reduced Interest Rate For Madison Green Bond

At a special meeting on Wednesday, the Indian Trail Improvement District Board of Supervisors approved a bond refinancing for Unit 18, which covers the Madison Green community in Royal Palm Beach. Advisors told board members that the refinancing would save about $972,000 over the remaining life of the loan. The bond, which has about $8.7 million remaining, was issued more...

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ITID Preparing To Tackle Dust Problem On Acreage Roads

By at April 17, 2015 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

ITID Preparing To Tackle Dust Problem On Acreage Roads

Dust control in The Acreage has been an increasing problem that draws at least a few complaints from residents and board members at every Indian Trail Improvement District Board of Supervisors meeting — and last week’s meeting was no different. The board has found itself having to balance keeping dirt roads against the traffic calming needed to battle speeders on more...

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McKinlay To ITID: GL Homes Constrained Ag Bill Dead For Now

By at April 10, 2015 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

McKinlay To ITID: GL Homes Constrained Ag Bill Dead For Now

Palm Beach County Commissioner Melissa McKinlay said Wednesday that significant state legislation affecting The Acreage is dead at least for this legislative session. She brought that news and updates on other significant accomplishments to the Indian Trail Improvement District Board of Supervisors meeting Wednesday. “I’m excited to be here before you tonight,” more...

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ITID Board Gives Manager Good Grades, But No Raise For The Year

By at March 13, 2015 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

ITID Board Gives Manager Good Grades, But No Raise For The Year

The Indian Trail Improvement District Board of Supervisors gave District Manager Jim Shallman a satisfactory rating on Wednesday, but no raise. Human relations attorney Lara Donlon said that if Shallman’s performance was deemed to be at least satisfactory based on an average score of evaluations submitted by board members, they may consider an increase in his base more...

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McKinlay Asks ITID For Support On District 6 Issues

By at February 13, 2015 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

McKinlay Asks ITID For Support On District 6 Issues

Palm Beach County Commissioner Melissa McKinlay gave an update Wednesday to the Indian Trail Board of Supervisors on the progress — or lack of it — on issues that affect The Acreage. McKinlay said she met with representatives from the western communities in a roundtable discussion Tuesday attended by representatives of all the improvement districts and more...

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New Pipes Under WPB Canal Could Cost ITID Millions

By at January 30, 2015 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

New Pipes Under WPB Canal Could Cost ITID Millions

Engineers gave updates on drainage projects in response to Tropical Storm Isaac flooding to the Indian Trail Improvement District Board of Supervisors last week. The projects involve rebuilding large pump stations and drainage pipes. At the Jan. 21 meeting, Joseph Capra of Captec Engineering explained that the inverted siphon at the M-1 Canal allows water to go north more...

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ITID Reviews Traffic Calming Ideas For Acreage Roadways

By at January 9, 2015 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

ITID Reviews Traffic Calming Ideas For Acreage Roadways

Joseph Capra of Captec Engineering gave a rundown of traffic calming alternatives to the Indian Trail Improvement District Board of Supervisors in a workshop session on Wednesday. The workshop was called by ITID President Carol Jacobs in preparation for projects to be carried out over the coming year. Capra reviewed more costly ideas and some more immediately more...

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Indian Trail To Focus On Traffic Calming In 2015

By at December 26, 2014 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

Indian Trail To Focus On Traffic Calming In 2015

The Indian Trail Improvement District plans to finish up several projects and initiate a few more in 2015, including better traffic control devices and the completion of the Acreage Community Park southern expansion. ITID President Carol Jacobs said she was surprised and glad to be named president for another year and will use her position to the fullest to get more...

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ITID Board Congratulates New Commissioner

By at December 5, 2014 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

ITID Board Congratulates New Commissioner

The Indian Trail Improvement District Board of Supervisors approved a resolution Wednesday congratulating newly elected District 6 County Commissioner Melissa McKinlay, who was on hand to swear in newly re-elected supervisors Ralph Bair, Jennifer Hager and Carol Jacobs. Supervisor Michelle Damone read the resolution, which concluded, “The supervisors of the board at more...

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ITID Board Favors Negotiation Over Litigation

By at November 28, 2014 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

ITID Board Favors Negotiation Over Litigation

The Indian Trail Improvement District Board of Supervisors decided 3-2 last week not to go forward with litigation seeking to get the Palm Beach County Commission to back down or reverse its approval of Minto West. Attorney Marty Perry, representing ITID in dealing with the Minto West project, said at the Nov. 19 meeting that not much had changed since he last reported more...

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