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2017 Nomination of Officers

The Nominations Cycle for the 2017 Election of Officers for FRPA's Board of Directors is officially open.  Nominations and Applications for positions will be open through December 9, 2016.  To read the requirements to serve as Officers on the Board of Directors download the Nomination Packet.  If you wish to be nominated or wish to nominate someone, please assure the completed Candidate Application Form is returned by the stated deadline.

HEALTHY WEIGHT COMMUNITY CHAMPION

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO DECEMBER 16! The Florida Department of Health is now accepting submissions for the 2017 Healthy Weight Community Champion Recognition Program. Florida counties and municipal governments that want to showcase their efforts to create healthy communities are encouraged to apply! Last year, 80 cities, towns and counties were recognized by the Florida Department of Health for their efforts to increase physical activity and improve nutrition as part of the Healthiest Weight Florida Initiative. This year, their goal is to increase this number to 100 recognized jurisdictions.  Please visit www.healthiestweightflorida.com/resources to apply and download the HealthyWeight Community Champion Guidance and Resources document for more information.    


WHAT'S HAPPENING

The following are news items and press releases featuring members and agencies. If you have a news item to share, send it to FRPA.

11/9/16
Miami-Dade Park's Maria Nardi receives AIA Miami Top Honor [Miami-Dade County]

10/19/16
Lakeland Volunteers to Plant Flowers, Spruce Up Park [The Ledger]

9/20/16
Miami-Dade County wins USDOT Mayors' Safer Streets Challenge Award [Miami-Dade County]
Miami's First (PARK)ing Day 

9/8/2016
Sarasota County Earns State Sports Tourism Award

8/20/2016
Gainesville Opens Depot Park...and it's a Hit! [Gainesville Sun] 

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TAMPA BAY RAYS DAYS WITH FRPA


The Tampa Bay Rays have once again committed to providing FRPA Days With the Rays to local government summer recreation programs.  In 2017, there will be two days your summer camp participants can enjoy this fun filled outing.  Mark your calendars for Wednesday, June 21 (vs. Reds) and Wednesday, July 26 (vs. Orioles).  Mark your calendars now and plan on having more great Days With the Rays.  Download Information


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