REGISTER TODAY FOR THE 2021 FRA ANNUAL CONFERENCE
2021 FRA Annual Conference registration is underway! Don't miss out on the largest redevelopment event of the year.

Set for October 27 – 29, this year’s conference will be held at the brand new Luminary Hotel & Co., Autograph Collection in the Fort Myers River District. 

We have several exciting speakers, tours and events prepared for this year's conference. Learn more about our tentative schedule here.

The full conference registration fee is $395 for members ($495 for non-members). Attendees may also choose the option to attend a single-day registration (Wednesday or Thursday).

Registration for the conference can be completed online or through the official registration packet.

Visit the 2021 Annual Conference webpage for additional details on registration, lodging and more.
JOBS AROUND THE STATE
Coordinator Tourism Industry Analysis - Hillsborough County

Hillsborough County is seeking a coordinator tourism industry analysis that will be responsible for the professional duties to competitively position the county within the tourism, sports and convention industries but also to support all aspects of the BOCC economic development strategy across industries.

Urban Planning Strategist – P&L Corporate Solutions

PL Staffing is on the hunt for an urban planning strategist for its Miami-based client. Successful candidates have experience managing routine and complex multi-modal transportation planning activities and must have top-notch writing abilities.

The candidate will work on the development, design and coordination of research for projects with a focus on context-sensitive solutions, integrated land use and transit-oriented design and planning. 

OUTDOOR FLORIDA WEBINAR SERIES
The nature of outdoor recreation and greenways and trails continues to evolve. To keep you up to date on the latest trends, the Office of Greenways and Trails has established a webinar series providing research and best practices on a variety of different topics.

Each of the webinars will involve experts who have experience and knowledge of the subject matter. 

This series will run for nine months from October 13, 2021, through June 8, 2022. Virtual content is scheduled every second Wednesday of the month at 10 a.m. EST.

The first meeting will take place on October 13.

THE LATEST RFPS AND RFQS
Community Redevelopment Agency Plan - Town of Lake Park

The Town of Lake Park is soliciting proposals for the evaluation and modification of the Lake Park Community Redevelopment Agency Plan. The request for qualifications is to engage a consultant experienced in Community Redevelopment Agency planning to evaluate, revise and update the Community Redevelopment Agency Plan for the Town of Lake Park in Lake Park, FL.

Responses are due on Monday, October 4 by 3 p.m.

For more information, visit the RFP page.
SHOW YOUR SUPPORT FOR REDEVELOPMENT BY:
Registering for the Redevelopment Academy course "CRA 101."

This course will be offered during the 2021 Annual Conference on October 26, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

This is a required course for the Academy and its graduates. Topics include defining redevelopment and community redevelopment agencies, redevelopment plans, reporting requirements, best practices and more.

You must register prior to the conference so we have time to provide students with study materials.

FRA RESOURCES
September 2, 2021

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