Small School District Council Consortium
Established in 1983, the Small School District Council Consortium is a statewide consortium of small school districts organized to implement a coordinated legislative effort by and for small school districts.
The SSDCC’s primary focus is to promote small district issues with the Florida Legislature, Statewide elected-officials and state agency leadership. SSDCC members are school districts with student populations of 24,000 students or less, and regional consortia established in the statutes. The SSDCC currently has 39 members. The SSDCC is represented in Tallahassee by the Governmental Relations firm of Robert P. Jones & Associates. Chris Doolin is the lobbyist that represents the SSDCC in Tallahassee
WHAT IS HAPPENING RIGHT NOW
Florida Office of Broadband published the State Plan for the Florida Capital Projects Fund (CPF). The state CPF grant plan totals $366 million. The CPF program is separate from the state Broadband Opportunity Program ($400 million) that is currently in its own rulemaking process The Florida CPF state grant plan will now be submitted to the US Department of Treasury for approval.