Advisory Board Current Vacancies
Updated September 29, 2021
Affordable Housing Advisory Committee (1 Position) – Not less frequently than every three (3) years, the advisory committee shall review the established policies and procedures, ordinances, land development regulations, and adopted local government comprehensive plan of the appointing local government and shall recommend specific actions or initiatives to encourage of facilitate affordable housing while protecting the ability of the property to appreciate in value.
Code Enforcement Board (1 Position) – General Contractor – The Code Enforcement Board shall be empowered to hear and adjudicate cases presented before them on matters involving codes and ordinances adopted by the Osceola County Commission. It is the intent of the Board of County Commissioners, by adopting Chapter 7 of the Osceola County Code of Ordinances, to provide an equitable, expeditious, effective and inexpensive method of enforcing the County’s Code and Ordinances. Examples of some of the Codes the Code Board hears would be; occupational license violations, building code, fire, mechanical, electrical and plumbing codes, zoning and sign ordinance violations and other various codes and ordinances. The Code Board is comprised of seven (7) members who shall be residents of the County and who shall be appointed by the Board of County Commission on the basis of experience or interest in the subject jurisdiction of the Board. Pursuant to Florida Statute the membership of the Code Board shall, whenever possible, consist of the following: Architect, Business Person, Engineer, General Contractor, Subcontractor or Realtor. The Code Enforcement Board typically meets the third (3rd) Wednesday of every month at 3:00pm in the Board Chambers located on the fourth (4th) floor of the Administration Building.
Fire and Rescue Advisory Commission (1 Position) – District 5 The Fire and Rescue Advisory Commission considers various operational and budgetary aspects of Osceola County’s fire services and makes recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners. Meetings are scheduled the first Thursday of every month and take place in the following location: Emergency Operations Center, 2586 Partin Settlement Road, Kissimmee, FL 34747
Tourist Development Council (1 Position) – Seat 9, Non-Collector – The Tourist Development Council is composed of nine members who shall be appointed by the Board of County Commissioners. Each member shall strive to promote and support the industry of Tourism in Osceola County. Seat 9 – Non-Collector shall be a person who is involved in the tourist industry and who has demonstrated an interest in tourist development, that isn’t an owner or operator of a motel (s), hotel (s), recreational vehicle parks or other tourist accommodations in the county and subject to the tax hereby levied. The Tourist Development Council meets quarterly on the 2nd Tuesday of the month. Council members serve for staggered terms of four (4) years.