Research Archive

Using Existing Resources to Reduce Jail Population (Posted 11/16/15)

Florida’s counties play a central role in the criminal justice system by providing significant funding for courts and jails. In recent years it has become increasingly evident that in order to reduce the costs and more effectively address the needs of its citizens, counties must address the huge toll that mental health and substance abuse issues take on the criminal justice system. (Read more)

 

Review of Proposed Constitutional Amendment: Solar Power (Posted 8/24/15)

The Florida Association of Counties (FAC) has recently completed review of the Proposed Constitutional Amendment: Solar Power- Limiting or Preventing Barriers to Local Solar Electricity Supply. (Read more)

 

FY 2013 Transportation Expenditures (Posted 8/24/15)

The Florida Association of Counties (FAC) has recently completed a compilation/summary of FY 2013 Transportation Expenditures. (Read more)

 

FY 2015-16 Property Tax Report (Posted 8/18/15)

The Florida Association of Counties (FAC) has recently completed a compilation/summary of proposed tentative property tax rates and related information for FY 2015-16. (Read more)

 

FY 2013 County Revenue and Expenses (Posted 6/15/15)

The Florida Association of Counties (FAC) has recently completed a compilation detailing revenues and expenses for each county for fiscal year ending 2013. (Read more)

 

FY 2013 Fire Control and EMS Data (Posted 6/3/15)

The Florida Association of Counties (FAC) has recently completed a compilation/summary of Fire Control and EMS expenditure data for fiscal year ending 2013. (Read more)

 

2015 FAC County Administrator Survey (Posted 5/28/15)

The Florida Association of Counties (FAC) recently completed its 2015 County Administrator/Manager/Coordinator salary survey, and received responses from nearly 57 of our 67 member counties. (Read more)

 

FY 2010 thru FY 2014 Historical Data on Article V Expenditures (Posted 5/14/15)

The Florida Association of Counties has recently completed a compilation/summary of Article V Expenditures and related information from FY 2009-2010 to FY 2013-2014. (Read more)

 

Best Practices in County Budgeting - FY 2014 (Posted 4/2/15)

The Florida Association of Counties (FAC) has recently completed a compilation/summary of Florida counties that received the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for Budget Documents for FY 2013-2014. (Read more)

 

FY 2013 Law Enforcement and Corrections Data (Posted 3/26/15)

The Florida Association of Counties (FAC) has recently updated our 2012 compilation/summary of law enforcement and corrections expenditure to include data for fiscal year ending 2013. (Read more)

 

Enterprise Zones Survey (Posted 10/29/14)

The Florida Association of Counties (FAC) recently completed an Enterprise Zones survey, based on questions originally submitted by the Office of Program Policy Analysis and Government Accountability (OPPAGA) to the association for its consideration, and received responses from nearly 30 of our 67 member counties. (Read more)

 

FY 2014-15 Property Tax Report (Posted 8/28/14)

The Florida Association of Counties (FAC) has recently completed a compilation/summary of proposed tentative property tax rates and related information for FY 2014-15. (Read more)

 

FY 2012 Law Enforcement and Corrections Data (Posted 7/21/14)

The Florida Association of Counties (FAC) has recently completed a compilation/summary of law enforcement and corrections expenditure data for fiscal year ending 2012. (Read more)