HENDRY COUNTY INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY
General Information:

Hendry County Industrial Development Authority

Pursuant to Section 159.46, Florida Statutes, the Hendry County Industrial Development Authority was created for the purpose of financing and refinancing projects in accordance with the Florida Industrial Development Financing Act and for the purpose of fostering the economic development of the County.  

In accordance with Section 159.45, Florida Statutes, the Hendry County Board of County Commissioners on December 8, 2009, adopted  Resolution 2009-114 declaring the need for an industrial development authority.  The resolution is in the Document Center on the left side of this screen.   

The service area includes the entire county, including the cities.  See the map of the county located in the Document Center on the left side of this screen.   

The Industrial Development Authority operates under Chapter 159, Part III, Florida Statutes. 

Regularly Scheduled Public Meetings:
Board meetings scheduled as necessary.

Contact Information:

Hendry County Industrial Development Authority

Janet Papinaw, Office of Budget & Grants

Post Office Box 2340

LaBelle, FL 33975-2340

E-Mail Address:           HCIDA@hendryfla.net

Telephone Number:    (863) 675-5264

Web Address:               www.hendryfla.net

Registered Agent:       Mark F. Lapp, Hendry County Attorney
                                        110 Broward Avenue
                                        LaBelle, Florida 

Governing Body (all appointed by the Hendry County Board of County Commissioners):

Board Member

E-Mail   Address

Address

Term

David Lyons

davealyons@hotmail.com

P.O. Box 458

LaBelle, FL 33975

11/19/2015
to
11/19/2019

Phillip Roland

Phillip.Roland@clewiston-fl.gov

115 W. Ventura Ave

Clewiston, FL 33440

 11/19/2013
to
11/19/2017

Geri Yoraschek

labelleplumb@aol.com

1081 Riverbend Dr

LaBelle, FL 33935

11/19/2013 
to
11/19/2017

Bob Burns

bburns1955@yahoo.com

1699 Park Lane

LaBelle, FL 33935

12/13/2016 
to
12/13/2020

Tuesday Tritt

ttritt@first1bank.com

5265 River Blossom Lane

LaBelle, FL 33935

11/19/2013 
to
11/19/2017

E. David McCall, Jr.

mason200713@gmail.com

2470 Hendry Isles Blvd

Clewiston, FL 33440

10/28/2014 
to
11/19/2018

 

 Revenue, General Financial & Ethics Information:              

 Fiscal Year Period:            October 1 – September 30.

2016-2017 Budget:             $1,146.91

The Industrial Development Authority's Annual Financial Report filed with the Department of Financial Services may be viewed via the link on the left side of this screen.

The final, complete audit report for the most recent completed fiscal year is in the Document Center on the left side of this screen.

The ethics laws applicable to the Industrial Development Authority are available via the link on the left side of this screen (select "Ethics Laws").


Services Provided:
            

The Industrial Development Authority finances and refinances projects for the public purposes described in, and in the manner provided by, the Florida Industrial Development Financing Act and by Sections 159.44-159.53 and for the purpose of fostering the economic development of the county. It also  studies the advantages, facilities, resources, products, attractions, and conditions concerning the county with relation to the encouragement of economic development in the county, and uses such means and media as the authority deems advisable to publicize and to make known such facts and material to such persons, firms, corporations, agencies, and institutions which, in the discretion of the authority, would reasonably result in encouraging desirable economic development in the county.