Finance Committee

The Committee shall consider financial matters, including: appropriations; budgets; budgetary transfers; taxes; fees; assessments; franchises; bonds; fiscal, investment and debt management policies; economic development investment incentives and related contracts, agreements and appropriations; licensing; personnel classification, compensation, policies and related issues; pensions and retirement plans and issues; insurance; leases; Administration and Finance Department; Employee Services Department; Office of Economic Development; Jacksonville Housing Finance Authority; Downtown Investment Authority financial issues; JEA financial issues; JPA financial issues; JTA financial issues; JAA financial issues; auditing; performance measurement and benchmarking; audits of the City and Independent Agencies; selection and retention of the auditor to perform the annual independent audit required by Section 5.11, Jacksonville City Charter; TRUE Commission reports; international trade; and all related subjects.

Budget Hearing Information

Economic Development Legislation 

Independent Auditor Selection Subcommittee

Committee Members

Aaron Bowman - Chair

LeAnna Cumber - Vice Chair
Randy DeFoor
Terrance Freeman
Tommy Hazouri
Ju'Coby Pittman
Ron Salem

Committee Staff

Crystal Shemwell, Legislative Assistant
Juliette Williams, Legislative Assistant

Legislative Services Division
117 W. Duval St., Suite 430
Jacksonville, FL  32202

Phone:  (904) 255-5122

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ADA Accommodation Notice

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Agenda Meeting Location / Time

First & Third Tuesday at 9:00 a.m.
City Hall - St. James Building
1st Floor - Council Chamber
117 W. Duval Street
Web Calendar

Committee Charge

Committee Meeting Location / Time

First & Third Tuesday at 9:30 a.m.
City Hall - St. James Building
1st Floor - Council Chamber 
117 W. Duval Street
Web Calendar

Committee Agendas


In Session Meetings

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