The NBCA found out quickly, as we worked on the B&B and the Vilano Hotel Project, that knowledge is the key to influencing County decisions.
As part of our mission, we want to share what we have learned (and what we have yet to learn) with our community so that we all are equipped with the knowledge we need to influence.
During the Vilano Hotel appeal process, we met individually each County Commissioner to share our concerns. The Commissioners expressed gratitude that we came with facts, not emotion. They said that helped them better understand where there were opportunities to do things differently.
In this section, you will find two areas of education. In the first section, we will post links to information we have found useful and relevant. The second will contain educational articles that we have researched and prepared.
Browse articles and links related to land use, County processes and communities.
As we research information, we may create an article or essay that ties together multiple articles and information. We will post these here.
NextDoor Essay on "Florida in the Sunshine" - the Sunshine law that governs Florida organizations.