Charlotte High Grad Receives 2017 FAC Presidential Scholarship Award

FAC President and Charlotte County Commissioner Christopher Constance, M.D., presented Evan Flores, Charlotte High School graduate, with a $2,000 Presidential Scholarship during a Board of County Commissioners meeting on Tuesday...view

Annual Conference Workshops

The 2017 FAC Annual Conference has 18 workshops focused on the most pressing legislative issues, latest technologies and trends, and so many other issues of importance to counties. We’ve asked the experts to come together in one...view

FAC Annual Conference Green Cay Mobile Workshop

Tuesday, June 27 from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. Experience public transit, water reclamation, natural wetland habitat and the creation of affordable housing in a single one-stop mobile workshop Take a ride on one of Palm Tran’s...view

2nd Annual “Speed-Dating” with State Agencies

More and more the state is working with local communities to attract and grow businesses to Florida. Counties are as important as ever in the fast-changing economic and community development sector. For the second year, officials...view

FAC Celebration Dinner - Reserve your tickets today!

If you are attending FAC’s Annual Conference, make sure you have also reserved your space at our inaugural Celebration Dinner Thursday evening. Purchase your tickets now to support FAC’s Florida Counties Foundation, our CCC &...view

Pre-Conference Workshop: Ethics

June 27, 2017 - 12:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. - Palm Beach County Commissioners and other Constitutional Officers are state mandated to take four hours of ethics programming each calendar year. This workshop is open to...view

EPA and Corps to hold conference call on “Waters of the U.S.” rulemaking with NACo members

On June 12 at 12:00pm EDT, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) has scheduled a conference call for NACo members to discuss their upcoming rewrite of the 2015 “Waters of the...view

U.S. Communities Saves Counties Money in the War on Opioid Overdoses

Governor Rick Scott recently directed the Florida Surgeon General to issue a standing order for Naloxone to ensure that first responders across the state have immediate access to treat opioid overdoses. County governments can...view

Registration is Open for June Ethics Workshop

During the 2013 Legislative Session, the Florida legislature passed new ethics legislation requiring that Commissioners and other Constitutional Officers take four hours of Ethics programming each calendar year.  This workshop is...view

County Government Education Program now available for county staff

Many of our members have asked for a program for county staff to attend to get their County Government Education.  The wait is now over!  The first three classes were held in conjunction with Legislative Day last week in Leon...view