Tourist Development Council

Tourist Development Council

Authority:  FS 125.0104(4)(e) and Ordinance 16-13

Purpose:  To make recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners for the effective operation of the uses of the tourist development tax revenue raised by the tax hereby levied and may perform such other duties or functions as hereinafter may be prescribed by ordinance or resolution.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      

Membership:  A total of nine (9) members confirmed by the Board of County Commissioners to consist of:       

  • Chairman of the Board of County Commissioners or any other Commissioner selected by the Chairman

  • Elected Municipal Official from the most populous municipality in taxing district

  • Elected Municipal Official

  • Owner/operator

  • Owner/ operator

  • Tourism related industry representative

  • Tourism related industry representative

  • Owner/operator or tourism related industry representative

Term:  4 years

Meetings: 4th Tuesday of each month.

Department Liaison: Department of Tourist Development (850) 651-7131