Award Applications: Two Week Reminder

The deadline to submit an entry for the 2019 FRA Awards is just over two weeks away

Our online form makes it easier than ever to submit your entries. This year's categories include a nnual reports, creative organization development and funding, c ultural enhancement, m

The deadline to enter is June 17.  To learn more about the 2019 FRA Awards or to submit an entry, click here.

The FRA Awards is a statewide program that honors the  hard  work  of individuals, communities and professionals striving to make our state a better place.
Jobs Around the State 

To search and browse all openings, click here .

Senior Coordinator - Hillsborough County
Hillsborough County is seeking a senior coordinator of economic development. Principle duties include analysis of countrywide sites, project management, data analysis and more.

The ideal candidate will have a bachelor's degree in economics, planning, or a closely related field.

To view the full opening,   click here.

Economic Development Director - City of New Port Richey

The City of New Port Richey is seeking an economic development director with four or more years of experience in planning and development, business/public administration, business development and related fields.  Experience with a community redevelopment agency and tax increment finance districts is preferred. 

To view the full opening,  click here.
New Annual Conference Sponsor Category

FRA has added a new sponsorship category for the 2019 FRA Annual Conference! 
A s a "Tour Participation Sponsor,"  you can feature your company on a dedicated conference tour.  This new category is a great way to gain exposure during the conference and show off your work in redevelopment!
For more details and information,  click here and scroll down to the blue "Sponsorships & Trade Show" button. 
Reserve now as space is limited. We look forward to seeing you in October! 

If you have any questions, contact Carol Westmoreland at 850-570-7206 or
 Lakeland CRA Commissions Local Mural 

Lakeland native Ahmad Taylor began the third and final mural of the  Lakeland CRA's cultural enhancement project. 

The latest mural will be painted on the outside wall of Boring Business Systems overlooking East Main Street. It will feature the word "Lakeland" decorated by many of the city's iconic symbols.

"I wanted it to bring the community together," Taylor said. "I wanted to incorporate the community through the artwork including the stakeholders, schools, businesses and city's influences."

To read more about this project,  click here.
Show Your Support for Redevelopment By:

Submitting an entry for the 2019 FRA Awards! 

Awards program information as well as the entry form can be found here. 

Winners will be announced during the FRA Annual Conference in Tampa. 
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