Legislative Priorities

Statute of Justice

During the October 24, 2019 Legislative Priorities Workshop, Council discussed the numerous legislative issues that would affect the Village of Tequesta and residents's quality of life.  On November 14, 2019, Council formally adopted its Legislative Priorities platform as presented below.  

 Village of Tequesta 2020 Legislative Priorities

Council supports these five Florida League of Cities Legislative Priorities 

1.  Home Rule = Local Control
2.  Sales Tax Fairness
3.  Short-Term Rentals
4.  Transportation Funding
5.  Water Resources


Other Issues of importance the Village Council supports:

  • Rail Safety
  • Annexation
  • Communications Service Tax and Local Business Tax Protection
  • Right of Way Protection
  • Cybersecurity