Public Meetings

Public Meetings


The Escambia County Housing Finance Authority (ECHFA) meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 5:00 p.m CST in the conference room at its office located at 700 South Palafox St., Ste. 310, Pensacola, FL 32502.

The Authority´s annual notice of its Public Meeting Schedule is published each year in the Pensacola News Journal prior to its first meeting in January. The Authority’s monthly meetings are also noticed in the Pensacola News Journal by the Escambia County Board of County Commissioners in its weekly Meeting Schedule. The weekly Meeting Schedule which includes the Authority’s meetings typically appears in the paper on the Saturday preceding the Authority’s meetings.

Meetings of the Authority are open to the public. In accordance with the Uniform Special District Accountability Act, agendas for the Authority’s meetings and/or workshops, along with any meeting materials are available in electronic format (excluding confidential and exempt information). Agendas and meeting materials can be accessed on the Authority’s paperless eGoverance Site: BoardDocs.

 

NOTICES REGARDING REGULAR OR SPECIAL MEETINGS OF THE AUTHORITY OR CANCELLATION OF A MEETING IN 2021 WILL BE POSTED ON THIS PAGE IN THE SPACE BELOW AND ON THE DOOR OF THE AUTHORITY'S OFFICE. 

2021 MEETING DATES


January 12, 2021 at the HFA's conference room and the meeting will be available via conference call.  To join, call 1-310-372-7549 then enter code:  293730 at 5:00 pm.  Please contact Lisa Bernau at lisa.bernau@escambiahfa.com to submit comments prior to the meeting.
(Agenda Deadline: Wednesday, December 30, 2020 – 9 a.m.) 

February 09, 2021 at the HFA's conference room and the meeting will be available via conference call.  To join, call 1-310-372-7549 then enter code:  293730 at 5:00 pm.  Please contact Lisa Bernau at lisa.bernau@escambiahfa.com to submit comments prior to the meeting.
(Agenda Deadline: Thursday, January 28, 2021 – 9 a.m.)

March 09, 2021 - Cancelled
(Agenda Deadline: Thursday, February 25, 2021 – 9 a.m.)

March 23, 2021 - Audit Committee at the HFA's conference room and the meeting will be available via conference call.  To join, call 1-310-372-7549 then enter code:  293730 at 4:30 pm.  Please contact Lisa Bernau at lisa.bernau@escambiahfa.com to submit comments prior to the meeting.
(Agenda Deadline: Thursday, March 11, 2021 – 9 a.m.)

March 23, 2021 at the HFA's conference room and the meeting will be available via conference call.  To join, call 1-310-372-7549 then enter code:  293730 at 5:00 pm.  Please contact Lisa Bernau at lisa.bernau@escambiahfa.com to submit comments prior to the meeting.
(Agenda Deadline: Thursday, March 11, 2021 – 9 a.m.)

April 13, 2021 - Cancelled
(Agenda Deadline: Thursday, April 1, 2021 – 9 a.m.)

May 11, 2021
(Agenda Deadline: Thursday, April 29, 2021 – 9 a.m.)

June 08, 2021 - Cancelled
(Agenda Deadline: Thursday, May 27, 2019 – 9 a.m.)

July 13, 2021
(Agenda Deadline: Wednesday, June 30, 2021 – 9 a.m.)

August 10, 2021 - Cancelled
(Agenda Deadline: Thursday, July 29, 2021 – 9 a.m.)

September 14, 2021 - Audit Committee at the HFA's conference room and the meeting will be available via conference call.  To join, call 1-310-372-7549 then enter code:  293730 at 4:30 pm.  Please contact Lisa Bernau at lisa.bernau@escambiahfa.com to submit comments prior to the meeting.
(Agenda Deadline: Wednesday, September 1, 2021 – 9 a.m.)

September 14, 2021 at the HFA's conference room and the meeting will be available via conference call.  To join, call 1-310-372-7549 then enter code:  293730 at 5:00 pm.  Please contact Lisa Bernau at lisa.bernau@escambiahfa.com to submit comments prior to the meeting.
(Agenda Deadline: Wednesday, September 1, 2021 – 9 a.m.)

October 12, 2021
(Agenda Deadline: Thursday, September 30, 2021 – 9 a.m.)

November 09, 2021
(Agenda Deadline: Thursday, October 28, 2021 – 9 a.m.)

December 14, 2021
(Agenda Deadline: Thursday, December 2, 2021 – 9 a.m.)

 

Interested persons are advised that should they decide to appeal a decision made by the ECHFA Board with respect to any matter considered at its meetings, they will need a record of the proceedings of the meeting. Since the ECHFA does not make verbatim records of its meetings, such person may need to independently secure a record that should include the testimony or evidence on which the appeal is to be based.

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person needing accommodations to attend or participate, pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, should contact Lisa Bernau at (850) 432-7077, at least 72 hours in advance of the meeting. Those who are hearing or speech impaired may contact Mrs. Bernau via email at lisa.bernau@escambiahfa.com.

 

2022 MEETING DATES

 

The Escambia County Housing Finance Authority (ECHFA) meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 5:00 p.m CST in the conference room at its office located at 700 South Palafox St., Ste. 310, Pensacola, FL 32502 and will be available via conference call.  To join, call 1-310-372-7549 then enter code:  293730 at 5:00 pm.  Please contact Lisa Bernau at lisa.bernau@escambiahfa.com to submit comments prior to the meeting.

The Authority´s annual notice of its Public Meeting Schedule is published each year in the Pensacola News Journal prior to its first meeting in January. The Authority’s monthly meetings are also noticed in the Escambia Sun Press by the Escambia County Board of County Commissioners in its weekly Meeting Schedule. The weekly Meeting Schedule which includes the Authority’s meetings typically appears in the paper on the Thursday preceding the Authority’s meetings.

Meetings of the Authority are open to the public. In accordance with the Uniform Special District Accountability Act, agendas for the Authority’s meetings and/or workshops, along with any meeting materials are available in electronic format (excluding confidential and exempt information). Agendas and meeting materials can be accessed on the Authority’s paperless eGoverance Site: BoardDocs.

 

NOTICES REGARDING REGULAR OR SPECIAL MEETINGS OF THE AUTHORITY OR CANCELLATION OF A MEETING IN 2022 WILL BE POSTED ON THIS PAGE IN THE SPACE BELOW AND ON THE DOOR OF THE AUTHORITY'S OFFICE. 

2022 MEETING DATES


January 11, 2022
(Agenda Deadline: Wednesday, December 29, 2021 – 9 a.m.) 

February 08, 2022
(Agenda Deadline: Thursday, January 27, 2022 – 9 a.m.)

March 08, 2022
(Agenda Deadline: Thursday, February 24, 2022 – 9 a.m.)

April 12, 2022
(Agenda Deadline: Thursday, March 31, 2022 – 9 a.m.)

May 10, 2022
(Agenda Deadline: Thursday, April 28, 2022 – 9 a.m.)

June 07, 2022
(Agenda Deadline: Thursday, May 26, 2022 – 9 a.m.)

July 12, 2022
(Agenda Deadline: Wednesday, June 29, 2022 – 9 a.m.)

August 09, 2022
(Agenda Deadline: Thursday, July 28, 2022 – 9 a.m.)

September 13, 2022
(Agenda Deadline: Wednesday, August 31, 2022 – 9 a.m.)

October 11, 2022
(Agenda Deadline: Thursday, September 29, 2022 – 9 a.m.)

November 08, 2022
(Agenda Deadline: Thursday, October 27, 2022 – 9 a.m.)

December 13, 2022
(Agenda Deadline: Thursday, December 1, 2022 – 9 a.m.)

 

Interested persons are advised that should they decide to appeal a decision made by the ECHFA Board with respect to any matter considered at its meetings, they will need a record of the proceedings of the meeting. Since the ECHFA does not make verbatim records of its meetings, such person may need to independently secure a record that should include the testimony or evidence on which the appeal is to be based.

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person needing accommodations to attend or participate, pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, should contact Lisa Bernau at (850) 432-7077, at least 72 hours in advance of the meeting. Those who are hearing or speech impaired may contact Mrs. Bernau via email at lisa.bernau@escambiahfa.com.

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