Seminole Tribe to meet county over land-into-trust application
Wednesday, February 16, 2011
The Seminole Tribe will meet with commissioners in Polk County, Florida, to discuss a land-into-trust application.
The tribe submitted an application for the 796-acre site to the Bureau of Indian Affairs.
Plans call for a 150-unit housing development.
The land is within the original Seminole Reservation that was set aside by an 1823 treaty.
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(The Winter Haven News-Chief 2/16)