Related Links

Brighton Lakes HOA: For all your home owner needs related to the Home Owner’s Association, please visit the Brighton Lakes HOA website. Here you will find information related to the Association, the crime watch program, covenant violations, member dues, important contact phone numbers, and several other categories related to the Brighton Lakes community.

Please take note that some of the HOA documents refer to the Brighton Lakes CDD, but the District has had no input or control of those documents. Therefore, the District does not vouch for their accuracy (as they relate to the District or otherwise).

Florida Statutes: These Statutes govern how all affairs are conducted for special Districts within the State of Florida, from qualifying as a Supervisor, meeting notice requirements, bidding limits and procedures, to all aspects of financing public infrastructure. Chapter 190, F.S. is the primary section related to CDDs but there are a variety of other sections (Chapters 120, 170, 197) that deal with various aspects of District business, administration, and financing.

Florida Commission on Ethics

florida-seal@2xThe Florida Commission on Ethics serves as the guardian of the standards of conduct for officers and employees of Florida and its political subdivisions. The Commission also investigates and issues public reports regarding complaints against public officials, as well as issues publicly binding advisory opinions interpreting the ethics laws and implements the State’s financial disclosure laws.

Jimmy Patronis is the Chief Financial Officer for the State of Florida, and this department oversees the accounting and auditing functions and unclaimed property, monitors the investment of State funds, and manages the deferred compensation program and risk management program for the State, as well as handles insurance fraud and insurance consumer services including agent licensing. Visit this site to review audits for any Florida government agency.

Osceola County: This District is located within Osceola County, so search this website for all your County-related questions and issues. Look up properties on the Property Appraiser’s website, check your tax bill status with the Tax Collector, and find out if the County has any special events planned of interest to you. Meet your governing County officials and be informed on any aspect of County government you choose.

Osceola County tax collector 2017Osceola County Tax Collector: Bruce Vickers welcomes you to the Office of the Osceola County Tax Collector. “We are committed to providing the citizens of Osceola County and the local and state agencies for which we collect taxes with courteous, professional and efficient service.” Explore the many divisions of the website, including property taxes, licenses, vehicle tag and registration, and other information.

Osceola County Property Appraiser: From Katrina Scarborough, Property Appraiser, “As the Osceola County Property Appraiser, I would like to be the first to welcome you to our website. This website is provided as a service to all citizens to obtain information on properties within Osceola County. I realize we work for you and welcome any concerns or questions regarding your property value. As we strive to better serve you, I welcome your comments.”

Osceola County Supervisor of Elections:  Mary Jane Arrington is the Supervisor of Elections for Osceola County, and her office is available to assist you with anything related to elections within the County.

Other helpful links:

National Hurricane Center, provided through the National Weather Service and NOAA

Osceola County Emergency Management

Osceola Sheriff’s Department

School District of Osceola County

Florida Department of Transportation

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission

Report a nuisance alligator

Convention and Visitors Bureau

Orlando International Airport