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The mission of the Florida Association of Code Enforcement is to promote and advance the practice of code enforcement through education and certification; to further the interests of the profession through advocacy; and to promote networking, fellowship, and understanding among our members.

82nd Airborne Honors All Code Officers

The South Florida Association of Code Enforcement (S.F.A.C.E.) on behalf of Sergeant Michael Coakley, US Army, a longtime Code Enforcement Officer, presented this American Flag to the Florida Association of Code Enforcement (F.A.C.E.).  This American Flag was flown in the face of the enemy by the Men of 82nd Airborne DIV, Division Special Troops Battalion...
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Municode Upgrades to MunicodeNEXT 3.0

Municode has announced that they will be transitioning their online codes to a new interface, MunicodeNEXT 3.0, over the next month.   They have assured F.A.C.E. that there is no charge for this upgrade and no action required on the part of their users.  All existing links will remain unchanged or will automatically redirect to updated...
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Agritourism Bill Passes; Effective July 1, 2016

House Bill 59, related to Agritourism, was approved by the Governor on March 8, 2016 and will become effective on July 1, 2016.   According to the Final Bill Analysis, the bill:
  • Declares the intent of the Legislature is to promote agritourism as a way to support bona fide agricultural production;
  • Prohibits local governments from enforcing...
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2016-2017 F.A.C.E. Board of Directors Sworn In

On Friday, June 24, 2016, the new Board of Directors for the Florida Association of Code Enforcement were sworn in at the annual business meeting. Please join me in welcoming your new 2016- 2017 F.A.C.E. Board of Directors:

President – Leslie Banta from St. Johns County First Vice President – Bill Van Horn from the...

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Introducing the F.A.C.E. 2016-2017 Board of Directors

Election results are in!  The Florida Association of Code Enforcement is pleased to announce your 2016-2017 Board of Directors: President:  Leslie Banta 1st Vice President:  Bill Van Horn 2nd Vice President:  Jeffrey Look 3rd Vice President:  Ken Jackson Treasurer:  James Acosta Secretary:  Jim Litterello Sergeant-at-Arms:  April Hartseil Past President:  Cindy Drake Your new Board of Directors will be sworn in to office on Friday,...
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