Your Weekly FRA Update:

November 10, 2022

Congratulations to the Martin County CRA

for the 2022 FRA Award: Capital Projects/Infrastructure!

View the 2022 Best Book here

Take 5: Five Questions with FRA Members!

Renee Jadusingh

FRA Treasurer, Board of Directors

Executive Director, Delray Beach CRA

"We are in a unique position at the CRA to really make a difference in people’s lives. I love being able to have a vision for a project and after some hard work seeing the vision become reality.”

Read all of Renee's inspiring answers here!

New! Community Redevelopment Agency Director Wanted

The City of Palmetto is looking for a Community Redevelopment Agency Director.

Responsibilities include creating long-range goals for the organization, developing policy or position briefs, and negotiating with the CRA Presiding officer and/or CRA Board.

The position will remain open until filled.

More info here.

New! New Hotel Development in Downtown St. Pete

New hotel projects have been proposed for owntown St. Pete. One of these projects is a 114-key boutique hotel with a significant food and beverage focus, and it’s expected to be among the most luxurious hotels in St. Petersburg. 

Phase one of the hotel will be reviewed for consistency with the Intown West Redevelopment Plan (IWRP) by St. Petersburg City Council, meeting as the Community Redevelopment Agency.

Read more here.

New! RFP/RFQ Request for City of Hallandale Beach

The City of Hallandale Beach is seeking proposals for a Drainage Mitigation Project.

The project scope includes construction of new storm drainage facilities to improve flooding nuisance.

Proposal is due on December 19, 2022 at 11:00 AM EST

More info here.

Reminder! Associate Planner Wanted

The City of Margate is looking for an Associate Planner. Responsibilities include responding to public inquiries regarding zoning information, including requirements for setbacks, parking, permitted and special exception uses, signage, lot size, etc.

Application closes on December 30, 2023 at 11:59 PM EST

More info here.

More FRA News to Use

Did you know we post new articles all week long to keep you in the know? Recent article topics include:

  • City of Miami Gardens Will Be Among First to Launch in Metaverse
  • 13-Story Boutique Hotel With Significant Food and Beverage Focus Revealed For The EDGE District

Check out our website for the latest info, plus explore more jobs and RFPs/RFQs. Click here to visit the FRA website.

More FRA Member Job Postings

Here are recent redevelopment positions available from FRA members across the state of Florida:

  • CRA Assistant Director – City of Homestead
  • Planning Technician – City of Lake Wales
  • Planner II or Senior Planner – City of Boynton Beach
  • Assistant Community Redevelopment Agency Director

Click here for more jobs!

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