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W192 Development Authority - Main Office
Hours
M-F: 7am - 4pm
Phone
(407) 742 - 0620
Address
3 Courthouse Square,
2nd Floor
Kissimmee, FL 34741

Authority Application

6(1) Membership and Qualifications

  • The Board of Directors shall consist of seven (7) members as follows:
    • Four (4) members shall be Osceola County residents or own or lease property within the Development Authority boundaries and have substantial and relevant experience in one or more of the following areas: economic development; real estate development; community development; financing capital projects; or tourist executive. They shall be appointed by the Board of County Commissioners by majority vote.
    • One (1) member shall be recommended by the Osceola Resort Area Council and confirmed by the Board of County Commissioners by majority vote. The recommended person shall meet the qualifications in 6(1)(a)i.
    • One (1) member shall be recommended by the Tourist Development Council and confirmed by the Board of County Commissioners by majority vote. The recommended person shall meet the qualifications in 6(1)(a)i.
    • One (1) member shall be recommended by the Reedy Creek Improvement District and confirmed by the Board of County Commissioners by majority vote.
  • Board Members may be removed for any reason by majority vote of the Board of County Commissioners.
  • Initial terms of office shall be for six (6) years for members appointed pursuant to 6(1)(a)i, and four (4) years for members appointed pursuant to 6(1)(a)ii,iii, and iv. Following the initial terms, all members shall serve for four (4) years with no limit on terms served.
  • Upon resignation of a Board Member, a new member shall be appointed to fill the unexpired term in the same manner the resigning member was appointed.