CORAL SPRINGS, FL – On September 14, the Coral Springs Vice Mayor Joy Carter was appointed to serve on the Florida League of Cities 2020-2021 Land Use and Economic legislative policy committee. The Florida League of Cities (FLC) is the united voice for Florida’s municipal governments.
Legislative policy committee chairs, vice-chairs and members are appointed annually by the league’s president. Florida League of Cities President Tony Ortiz, a commissioner for the City of Orlando, made the appointments for this term.
As a legislative policy committee member, Vice Mayor Carter will help to develop the FLC Legislative Action Agenda, which details priority issues that are most likely to affect daily municipal governance and local decision-making during the upcoming legislative session, as well as help FLC staff understand the real-world implications of proposed legislation and are asked to serve as advocates throughout the legislative process.
Regarding her appointment, Vice Mayor Carter said, “It’s an honor and privilege to serve as a legislative policy committee member. As a dedicated public servant, I look forward to discussing with the committee the many issues facing our cities and deciding on a policy direction for the Florida League of Cities legislative efforts.”
For a complete list of committee members, as well as more information on each committee and the League’s legislative policy development process, visit flcities.com/advocacy-pages/resources-tools/policy-committees.