Acquisitions, Surplus Property & Property Management
The Real Estate Division is responsible for acquisition of all property, including easement rights, for the County, including Constitutional Officers. These may include transportation, drainage, utilities, parks, library, fire stations, and other county facilities. Staff acquires property utilizing various channels including dedication, condemnation, gift, exchange, purchase of fee simple, and purchase of easement.
Pursuant to extensive investigation and upon evaluation of the needs of the County, the Board of County Commissioners may declare a parcel as surplus in accordance with Florida Statute 125.35.