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Friday, March 24, 2017

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Ave Maria Stewardship Community District Meeting

The Ave Maria Stewardship Community District holds its regularly-scheduled monthly meeting Monday, March 7, at 9 a.m. at the offices of the Ave Maria Master Association in the town center.

This meeting will go over in detail the procedure for holding an election in April to choose the first member of the board to be elected by residents, including information on how to qualify and run for the seat.

Meetings are open to the public and there is an opportunity to comment on any of the items on the agenda.
The AMSCD is a special-puropse district whose primarty responsibility is infrastructure in Ave Maria including major roads and bridges, stormwater drainage and retention ponds, and irrigation water.

The agenda is below and the full meeting book, with complete information on election procedures and other matters that are scheduled to come before the board, is available at the district website:


Ave Maria Master Association (office/fitness center)
5076 Annunciation Circle, Suite 103Ave Maria, Florida 34142

March 7, 2017
9:00 a.m.

A. Call to Order
B. Pledge of Allegiance
C. Proof of Publication
D. Establish Quorum
E. Additions or Deletions to Agenda
F. Comments from the Public for Items Not on the Agenda
G. Approval of Minutes
   1. February 7, 2017 Regular Board Meeting Minutes
H. Old Business
   1. Update Regarding Special Election
     - Audience Comments
I. New Business
   1. Consider Resolution No. 2017-01 – Honoring Supervisor Douglas Baird for his Dedicated Service     - Audience Comments
   2. Consider Resolution No. 2017-03 – Adopting Special Election Policies and Procedures.
     - Audience Comments
J. Administrative Matters
   1. Legal Report
   2. Engineer Report
   3. Manager's Report
K. Board Members Comments
L. Adjourn

Tuesday, March 07, 2017 (9:00 am - 10:00 am)
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Special St. Joseph Day Observance


Monday, March 20, 2017 (12:00 pm - 1:00 pm)
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Feast of The Annunciation Activities

Ave Maria University has a number of events planned to mark the Feast of the Annunciation, March 25, 2017, to mark not only the feast day but also AMU founder Tom Monaghan's 80th birthday.

Town residents are invited to participate in all events, which are free except for the dinner in the evening. The cost for dinner for adults is $18, children $7 and tickets can be purchased online at

MARCH 25, 2017

11:00 AM Mass with Pastor Cory Mayer - Ave Maria Oratory

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Lunch & Celebration of Tom Monaghan's 80th Birthday - university mall

12:00 PM - 7:00 PM Outdoor Art Exhibit - Oratory Lawn

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Festivities and Inflatables, Snow Cones, Cotton Candy, Flower Braids, Face Painting, Mug Challenge, Snack Bar, Household Booths

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Dinner
Music by Jon Babineau Trio & Tom Monaband and the Dominoes

6:45 PM - 8:45 PM Scythian Concert

9:00 PM 10 Years Special Tribute

Saturday, March 25, 2017 (11:00 am - 10:00 pm)
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Pro-life Scholarship Dinner


Thursday, March 30, 2017 (5:30 pm - 6:30 pm)
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Election for AMSCD Board Seat

Polls will be open from noon to 7 p.m. April 25 to choose the first member of the Ave Maria Stewardship Community District to be eleted directly by residents. Voting will be in the offices of the Ave Maria Master Association and must be done in person -- no early voting or absentee voting. Any resident of Ave Maria who is registered to vote in Collier County is eligible to vote in the special election.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 (12:00 pm - 7:00 pm)
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