The 2019 Legislative Session
Starts Next Week

As we all prepare for the start of the 2019 legislative session, FRA is working around the clock to  ensure Florida's CRAs are left intact


We are looking for representatives from cities across Florida to serve as opinion editorial authors.
FRA will do the leg work by providing the first draft of the op-ed for authors to review. We will then coordinate with each author to finalize the content and submit the op-ed to your local paper. 

To show your support for Florida redevelopment and sign up to become an op-ed author, click here.

To see the op-eds coordinated by the Redevelopment Works campaign in 2018, click here.
FRA Awards Spotlight: City of Live Oak CRA




The City of Live Oak CRA won the coveted  2018 President's Award   for Heritage Square Master Plan!  

The Heritage Square Master Plan was brought about from a vision to create a new downtown entertainment district for the City of Live Oak. This hub would provide a brand new downtown experience for residents and visitors alike, as well as become a focal point in the ongoing connectivity effort with the Live Oak Heritage Trail. The Heritage Square vision is to offer restaurant and entertainment venues, while simultaneously honor the city's heritage with the focal points of the original City Hall, the Dowling House, and the Passenger and Train Depots.

Congratulations, City of Live Oak CRA, and keep up the good work! 

To read more about this project as well as all of the award winners, 
2019 FRA Annual Conference

The 2019 FRA Annual Conference is set for October 16-18 in Tampa!

Conference registration will not be available until June, but that does not mean you can't start planning your trip now! Check out our official
annual conference page for event details such as sponsorship kits, program updates and area information .

We can't wait to see you in Tampa! 
Jobs Around the State
 
To search and  browse all openings,  click here .

Plans Examiner - City of Cocoa

The City of Cocoa is seeking a plans examiner to perform skilled technical work analyzing construction documents and permit applications submitted for the purpose of obtaining permits to build, modify, or demolish structures within the city to assure compliance with the applicable requirements and regulations.

To view the full opening, click here.

Senior Planner - City of Cocoa

The City of Cocoa is seeking a senior planner to prepare/interpret plans, zoning, other development regulations, research on special planning-related projects and public contact providing information on planning and zoning matters under the direction of the planning and zoning manager.

To view the full opening, click here.
Redevelopment Marketing Assistance

Need help boosting support for your project? 

Check out MyFRA's Effective Redevelopment Marketing page to find a number of public relations and marketing resources to help amplify your campaigns and boost support for projects.    

MyFRA is a members-only network, full of similar resources, information and exclusive content. 

If you are interested in joining MyFRA, click here.
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Checking out FRA's  "Hurricane Recovery" web page  for updates on how you can help communities impacted by Hurricane Michael. 
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