Highlands County Health Facilities Authority

Highlands County Health Facilities Authority

Purpose:
The Highlands County Health Facilities Authority was established on July 3, 1979 in accordance with Chapter 154.207 of the Florida Statutes.

The Authority, as authorized by Chapter 154.201-154.241 of the Florida Statutes, was created for the purpose of financing and refinancing projects for the public purposes described in and in the manner provided by Ordinance No. 79-3 of Highlands County and by Chapter 154.201-154.241 of the Florida Statutes and for the purpose of financing health facilities. The Authority assists health facilities in the acquisition, construction, financing and refinancing of projects.

AUTHORITY:
Authorized by Chapter 154.201-154.241 et seq. of the Florida Statutes.
Ordinance 79-3

Fiscal Year:
October 1 thru September 30

MEMBERSHIP:

Appointed by the Board of County Commissioners. 

The Health Facilities Authority consists of five (5) residents from Highlands County.

TERMS:
Members serve four-year terms.

Meetings:
Meetings are held on an as needed basis.

registered agent / Staff Liaison:
Robert S. Swaine / Registered Agent
bob@heartlandlaw.com  
425 S. Commerce Avenue, Sebring, Fl 33870
(863) 385-1549

Vacant / Staff Liaison
(863) 402-6940

MEMBERS:                          
William H. Stephenson, III                                       Term Expires: 07/02/2020
5313 Surrey Lane
Sebring, FL 33875

H. Wayne Harris                                                        Term Expires: 07/02/2021
530 Taseschee Drive
Sebring, FL 33870-2352
hwayne@comcast.net

John D. Haviland                                                       Term Expires: 07/02/2022
229 South Commerce Avenue
Sebring, FL 33870
john@southridgeabstract.com

Kevin J. Roberts                                                        Term Expires: 07/02/2023
1155 S. Hickory Trail
Avon Park, FL 33825
kroberts1155@yahoo.com

Vicki J. Spires                                                            Term Expires: 07/02/2023
1155 Western Blvd.
Lake Placid, FL 33852
vspires@midflorida.com