About RWA

The Rotonda West Association, Inc. (RWA) is a Florida not-for-profit corporation charged with the operation of the Rotonda West community. The RWA is responsible for providing an orderly and desirable community that will protect and enhance property values. 

What Rotonda West Association does

A primary duty of the RWA is the improvement and maintenance of the 456 acres of common areas, 30 miles of canals,  Broadmoore Park and the Community Center. In  addition the RWA is responsible for enforcing the Deed Restrictions for the betterment of the community.

There are a number of Committees that assist the Board. The Board has representatives on eight Committees including: Activities, Administrative/Personnel, Aquatic and Canal System, Buildings and grounds, Budget/Finance, Communications, Deed Restrictions,  Residential Modification, and Wildlife. The Election and Compliance Committees have no Board representation but they do report to the Board. Activities and projects pertaining to the RWA Board and community are reported to the RWA members through its newsletter, West Ways and also through this website.

There are several areas of operation that agencies other than the RWA have authority over.

  • The erection of stop signs, speed limit enforcement, repair of water and sewer problems, watering restrictions, and construction of sidewalks are the responsibility of Charlotte County.
  • Florida Power and Light is responsible for installation and repair of street lights.
  • Allocation of space within the Rotonda RV Parking area is the responsibility of the Rotonda Recreational Vehicle Parking Association.
  • The maintenance and operation of the golf courses is the responsibility of the individual golf courss.

The RWA Office is located at 646 Rotonda Circle in Rotonda West and is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

The telephone number is 941-697-6788 and the fax number is 941-697-0788.

Please consult the Directions & Maps page for directions.

Staff may be reached via e-mail. Clicking on their respective title.

Derrick Hedges, Manager

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Annette Casteel, Minutes Clerk

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Rotonda West Administrator, Tammy Birdsong

Tammy Birdsong, Administrator

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Native of Englewood, FL. Experience in Property Management and Executive Assistant background. She is ready to help you with your Residential Modification Application and process.

Rontonda West Deed Restriction Administrator, Holly Carr

Holly Carr, Deed Restriction Administrator

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Holly was born in Dearborn, Michigan  but spent most of her life in Allan Park. Holly is a licensed Realtor for 10 years. Her background as a Realtor fits right in with her deed restriction responsibilities.


Penny Hanson , Bookkeeper

Penny Hanson