Home Rule

  • Cities Take Fight to Florida State Legislature on Home Rule Bills

    By: R. Michael Brown, Civic Association Communications Director -- Officials from Palm Beach County towns and cities are rallying against Florida House bills that they say are attempts to strip them of governing powers.

  • Civic Association Opposes Anti-Home Rule Bills

    In a letter to the House Government Accountability Committee in the Florida State Legislature, the Civic Association opposes HB 773 and other anti-home rule bills being considered in this session.

  • Mayor Coniglio in Tallahassee Representing Palm Beach this Week

    Mayor Gail Coniglio is working hard for the Town in Tallahassee. Lots of meetings scheduled this week with Governor Rick Scott and members of the State Legislature to discuss concerns regarding pending bills that may negatively affect Palm Beach and the town's ability to self-govern.

  • Protect Home Rule - Please Help the Mayor!

    The Civic Association believes in the cause of Home Rule. Mayor Coniglio is asking you to voice your opposition to bills that threaten Home Rule. It is an attack on neighborhoods, safety, and security. Please send an email or call to urge the following legislators to vote NO on Senate Bill 1262: