Land Use & EconomicDevelopment

This committee addresses policies specific to municipal concerns with community redevelopment, economic development, growth management and land use planning issues, annexation, eminent domain, tort liability and property rights.


Priority Issues, 2016-2017

public private partnerships

Community Redevelopment Agencies

The Florida League of Cities SUPPORTS legislation to improve municipalities’ use of community redevelopment agencies to effectively carry out redevelopment and community revitalization in accordance with home rule. 

impact fees

Impact Fees

The Florida League of Cities OPPOSES legislation that restricts a municipalities’ Home Rule authority to set impact fees or transportation concurrency


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Committee Contacts

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Chair: Hayward J. Benson, Jr.
Commissioner, City of Lauderhill
Vice-chair: Kathy Meehan
Mayor, City of Melbourne
FLC Contact: David Cruz
Asst. General Counsel
(850) 222-9684 ext. 3676 
FLC Staff Assistant: Ally Rudd

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