Restaurant Revitalization Fund Application Portal Now Open

The application portal for the Restaurant Revitalization Fund opened at noon today,  and we encourage all eligible and interested businesses to apply as soon as possible. Even if you aren’t in the initial priority group, it’s best to get your application in so you are in the queue. Below we have plenty of resources for you, including a Read More

Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association Celebrates Legislative Victories for Florida’s Hospitality Industry

TALLAHASSEE – The Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association (FRLA) today released its legislative summary report and scorecard, marking the 2021 Legislative Session a huge success for Florida’s hospitality industry. The hospitality trade association advocated for several legislative priorities this year, including securing COVID-19 liability protections for businesses following safe protocols and procedures, codifying alcohol-to-go permanently, Read More

DEO Announces Temporary Extension of Work Search Waiver Through May 29

Yesterday, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity announced Executive Order 210-015 in its Re-Employment Assistance Update. The order temporarily extends the waiver of the work search and work registration requirements through May 29, 2021. More details, including the PDF of the full EO is linked below. Waivers DEO issued Executive Order 21-015 to continue waiving Read More