ICMA Wants You to Tell Your Story

ICMA will celebrate its 100th anniversary at the 2014 Conference in Charlotte. To celebrate its 100th year, ICMA has created a website to celebrate the past, present, and future of the organization and the local government profession. One of President Blackburn’s goals for this program year is to promote professional local government management. One way…

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Community Investing: Understanding Community Development and the CRA

Tuesday, June 25, 2013 9:30 am – 3 pm Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida 411 Mercy Drive, Orlando, FL 32805-1019 The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) invite all financial institutions and community based organizations in North and…

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21st Century Diversity Recruitment Workshop

The workshop will be held on Thursday, August 8, 2013 from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm at the Rosen Centre Hotel, 9840 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819. Lunch is not included. Values: In today’s public sector milieu, resources are limited, thus warranting the need for organizations/departments to collaborate in an effort to accomplish their stated…

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Exhibitors at the FCCMA 2013 Annual Conference

The Florida City and County Management Association would like to thank the following exhibitors for their participation in the 2013 Annual Conference at the Orlando Hilton.    The Association appreciates the many years of support from our exhibitors and your part in making it a good experience for all of the members. AAA – The Auto…

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2013 Sponsors at the Annual Conference

FCCMA would like to thank the following companies who sponsored events at the Annual Conference:   Signature Sponsor Public Risk Insurance Agency Diamond Sponsors AshBritt, Inc. ♦ Bright House Networks ♦ Crowne Consulting Group Florida Municipal Insurance Trust ♦ Government Services Group, Inc.  ICMA-RC Johnson Controls, Inc. ♦ Musco Sports Lighting ♦ North Star Destination Strategies Safeguard Properties ♦…

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Florida League of Cities’ Legislative Policy Committees

The Florida League of Cities is pleased to announce the start of the League’s legislative policy process for 2013 – 2014. The policy committees develop the Leagues legislative priorities and help League staff understand the real world implications of proposed legislation. In an effort to get more cities involved, the League is requesting that each…

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2013 Years of Service to FCCMA Awards

FCCMA would like to thank the following members for their commitment to the Association. 5 Years Donald R. Cochran Craig M. Coffey Angela S. Crist James R. Dean Michelle delValle Amy W. Elliott Dr. Mary Ann Feldheim Kenneth Fields Maureen Freaney Charles Larry Hilton Kathleen S. Margoles Dolly Miller Faith G. Miller William P. Mitchell Bruce…

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The District Games: Hail to the Winner

As everyone knows, FCCMA members love a good competition. This year’s Friday night social was designed around a competition among the eight districts. The evening began with an icebreaker. The attendees were each given a paper with squares filled with various questions. The competitors needed to find someone who had completed the activity on the…

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Congratulations to the FCCMA 2013 Award and Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to the following people who received awards and scholarships at the annual awards luncheon held at the annual conference. President’s Award Rep. Fred Costello Howard D. Tipton If You Care, You Do! Scott Andrews Kurt Bressner Michael J. Roberto Award for Career Development Pamela Brangaccio Award for Career Excellence Jim Landon Assistant for Excellence…

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Code of Ethics Tenet 7 Feedback

As part of a structured review of the ICMA Code of Ethics, a web chat was held on May 14 for members to provide input on the relevancy of Tenet 7 to the profession, and to identify the types of political activity that undermine public confidence in professional administrators. Nearly 150 members joined the web…

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ICMA Hotel Registration Opens for Boston Conference

ICMA opens the hotel registration at 12:00 noon, Eastern Daylight Time, on June 3rd for the annual conference being held in Boston.  The hotel rooms close pretty quickly so you will want to go the website and reserve your rooms early. From what staff has heard most Florida people plan to stay at either the…

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