District Information

Welcome to the official website for the Artisan Lakes Community Development District (the “District”). This website is funded on behalf of the District to serve two major purposes. The first is to comply with Chapter 189.069 of the Florida Statutes, which requires each special district to maintain an official internet website. The second is 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 Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, Manatee County and the Artisan Lakes homeowner’s association.

Artisan Lakes Community Development District Disclosure

Please be advised that the Artisan Lakes Community Development District (the “District”), a local unit of special purpose government created under Florida law, has constructed and is responsible for the maintenance of certain improvements, infrastructure and facilities within the District. The District financed this construction through the sale of tax-exempt bonds, a form of public financing. As a result, and in accordance with applicable federal and state law, all District owned improvements, infrastructure and facilities are and shall remain open and accessible to the general public. Should you have any questions on this matter, non-resident user fees applicable to District recreational facilities, or any other general District issue, please feel free to contact the District Manager.

About the Districts

Community Updates

The Artisan Lakes Community Development District is a local unit of special-purpose government established pursuant to Chapter 190, Florida Statutes for the purpose of providing, operating, and maintaining infrastructure improvements, facilities, and services to the lands within the District.

The District's Board of Supervisors typically meet on the first Thursday of each month at 3:00 p.m. at Eaves Bend at Artisan Lakes, located at 5967 Maidenstone Way, Palmetto, Florida 34221.

The meetings of the Board of Supervisors are open to the public and will be conducted in accordance with the provisions of Florida Law for Community Development Districts.  

The District by and through its District Manager may cancel any meeting of the Board of Supervisors and all meetings may be continued to a date, time, and place to be specified on the record at the hearings or meeting.