Palm Beach County Health Facilities Authority

Purpose

To issue tax exempt and other obligations to finance projects for not-for-profit health facilities located in Palm Beach County, Florida (and other jurisdictions by interlocal agreement).

Appointment

All five (5) members of the Authority are appointed by the Palm Beach County County Commission. The current members of the Authority and terms are as follows:

Gerald N. Robinson, M.D., term ends April 30, 2023.
James T. Howell, M.D., term ends April 30, 2023.
Eugenia Millender, Ph.D., term ends April 30, 2024.
Joan E. Roude, term ends April 30, 2023.
James Sugarman, term ends April 30, 2024.

Contact Information

The address for all members of the Authority is c/o Palm Beach County Health Facilities Authority, Nason, Yeager, Gerson, Harris & Fumero, P.A., 3001 PGA Boulevard, Suite 305, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 33410, ATTN: John F. Flanigan, Esq.

Fiscal Year

October 1-September 30.

Establishment

Created pursuant to Part III, Chapter 154, Florida Statutes, and action by the Palm Beach County County Commission by resolutions dated April 12 and April 19, 1977.

Authority Address

c/o John F. Flanigan, Esq., Nason, Yeager, Gerson, Harris & Fumero, P.A., 3001 PGA Boulevard, Suite 305, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 33410. jflanigan@nasonyeager.com (561) 686-3307.

Service Area

Palm Beach County, Florida. Service is issuing tax exempt and other obligations to finance projects of not-for-profit health facilities.

Taxes/Fees

The Authority has no taxing power. It presently levies application fees against applicants for its services according to an established fee schedule.

Primary Contact Information

John F. Flanigan, Esq., Nason, Yeager, Gerson, Harris & Fumero, P.A., 3001 PGA Boulevard, Suite 305, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 33410.

Code of Ethics

The Authority has not established a code of ethics but members abide by the Palm Beach County ethics ordinances and complete required ethics' training as required by law.

Budget For 2020/2021

Revenues

Interest on bank accounts $1,000.00
Filing fees $4,500.00
Total Revenues---$5,500.00

Expenses

State filing fees---$175.00
Publish notices of meetings---$500.00
Attorney's costs---$500.00
Total costs---$1,175.00

Audit

The Authority is not required by law to have an audit because of the level of its revenues and expenses.