Volusia County releases study on Impact Fees
In October 2018, Volusia County released a thoroughfare road impact fee study conducted by Duncan and Associates. This study was presented to the County Council at its October 2, 2018, meeting. The release was followed up by 4 public meetings held throughout Volusia County for public comment. As the voice of business in west Volusia, the Chamber was represented at several of these meetings and presented comments.
Interested community members may click here to access the study.
The Chamber and Economic Development
As the voice of business in West Volusia, your Chamber will continue to provide opportunities to advance conversations on improving the climate for business growth and sustainability, economic development, and stimulate innovation in our community. We do this by working with a variety of stakeholders, including elected officials, participation with the Florida State Chamber of Commerce, and others, to ensure that business friendly, pro-growth strategies are cultivated and adopted at all levels of government.
Florida Chamber of Commerce/Florida 2030
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HOB NOB Results
On August 2, the Chamber hosted its popular Hob Nob, with over 50 candidates and over 400 attendees. Thank you to all our volunteers and candidates who helped make this event a huge success! Thank you to our sponsors American Equity Mortgage , Volusia County Republican Party, West Volusia Beacon, The Daytona Beach News Journal, and Simplicity Solutions. And a special thanks Kelly Anne Moore Photography for the photos. Results from the Straw Poll may be viewed here.