THAT'S A WRAP ON THE 2021 FRA ANNUAL CONFERENCE!
Thank you to all who attended the 2021 FRA Annual Conference!

We had an incredible week of networking and learning from some of Florida's top redevelopment professionals and the FRA can't wait to see how you will use these tools and experiences to better your communities in the coming year. 

We would like to extend an enormous thank you to all of our sponsors, exhibitors, speakers and staff for making the FRA Annual Conference possible.

Mark your calendars! The 2022 FRA Annual Conference will be held at the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort, October 19 - 21.
BEST BOOK NOW AVAILABLE
Congratulations to our 2021 FRA Award winners!

Whether you entered from a large or small city, you proved that redevelopment works with unique, innovative and sustainable ideas, initiatives and projects.

Each year, the FRA produces its "Best Book" to highlight the year’s winners and the quality entries received.


The FRA encourages you to use entries for ideas and share them within your community. They are true success stories. 
JOBS AROUND THE STATE
The Eatonville CRA is seeking to hire a Permit and Development Services Technician.

The Permit and Development Services Technician will be responsible for determining that contractors applying for building permits have either a State license or have been issued a Certificate of Competency as well as helping with administrative/clerical work.

The City of Bartow is seeking a Community Redevelopment Agency Director.

The Comunity Redevelopment Agency Director is a highly responsible position overseeing the day-to-day operations of the Bartow CRA. Specific duties include planning and budgeting for capital improvements, public relations, real estate negotiations and acquisitions, administering professional service contracts, grant writing and serving as a liaison to local governments, civic organizations, businesses and property owners. 

LOCAL GOVERNMENT FINANCIAL INFORMATION HANDBOOK
The Florida Legislature’s Office of Economic and Demographic Research (EDR) has published the 2021 edition of the Local Government Financial Information Handbook

This handbook includes items useful for local government budgeting purposes, including descriptions of revenue sources, adjusted 2020 population estimates and the current 2021 local option fuel, sales and tourist-related tax rates by county. 

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We are committed to making your conference experience the best it can be. Please take the time to submit our conference evaluation for any feedback, suggestions or comments you may have.

Your responses will allow us to adequately plan future conferences.

Access the conference evaluation form by clicking here.
FRA RESOURCES
November 4, 2021

Thank you for supporting Florida redevelopment!
Have questions or news worth sharing? Email Amber Hughes at ahughes@flcities.com