Proclamations and Recognition

As Florida pauses to mark 500 years of history, from the time that the course for the future United States of America was set by the landing of Juan Ponce de León in 1513, many leaders have stood up to recognize this significant moment with official awards and recognitions.

On this page you will find many of the proclamations and resolutions that have been made about Florida's historic moment in 2013.


International Recognition

Official Spanish Parliament Gazette Entry
Considering the Spanish Contribution
to St. Augustine's 450th Commemoration,
September 22, 2014


National Recognition

Senator Marco Rubio Recognizes Florida's 500 Year Anniversary in the U.S. Senate May 8, 2013

   

State Recognition

State of Florida Cabinet Resolution January 23, 2013

Governor Scott Proclamation April 1-7, 2013

House Resolution 9037: Relating to Viva Florida 500 Year

Senate Resolution 1872- Relating to Juan Ponce de León

House Bill 9047 Recognizing Florida Discovery Day

Governor Scott Proclaims Florida's 499th Anniversary


Local Recognition

Baker County Viva Florida 500 Resolution

Broward County Viva Florida 500 Proclamation

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Franklin County Viva Florida 500 Resolution

Franklin County Resolution

Gilchrist County Viva Florida 500 Resolution

Hardee County Viva Florida 500 Resolution

Hendry County Viva Florida 500 Resolution

City of Kissimmee Viva Florida 500 Proclamation

City of Lake Worth Viva Florida 500 Proclamation

Florida League of Cities Resolution

Lafayette County Viva Florida 500 Resolution

Madison County Viva Florida 500 Resolution

Miami-Dade County Viva Florida 500 Proclamation

Nassau County Viva Florida 500 Resolution

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North Florida Regional Planning Council Viva Florida 500 Proclamation

Orange County Viva Florida 500 Proclamation

Orange County Proclamation

Osceola County Viva Florida 500 Proclamation

Osceola County Proclamation

City of Palm Beach Gardens Viva Florida 500 Proclamation

Pinellas County Viva Florida 500 Proclamation

Pinellas County Proclamation

Putnam County Viva Florida 500 Resolution

Putnam County Resolution

Taylor County Viva Florida 500 Proclamation

Taylor County Proclamation

Village of Tequesta Viva Florida 500 Resolution

Village of Tequesta Resolution

 

Walton County Viva Florida 500 Resolution

Walton County Resolution