Public Notices

Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program

The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity is holding a public review period to receive comments regarding the DRAFT Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Federal Fiscal Year 2023 State Plan. The public review and comment period will open at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time on Monday, July 25, 2022, and close at 11:59:59 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time on Friday, August 12, 2022. For more information, see Florida Administrative Register Notice: 26102620. Questions and comments can be addressed by contacting: Mr. Matt Treadwell, Community Program Manager, Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program, by phone at (850) 717-8469 or by email at

Florida Black Business Loan Program – Notice of Application Period for Loan Program Administrators

The Black Business Loan Program Administrator Application Period for Fiscal Year 2022-2023 shall open to all applicants on May 1, 2022, through June 1, 2022, pursuant to Rule 73C-1.001(2), Florida Administrative Code. Applicants must submit all information as required by section 288.7102, Florida Statutes, and Chapter 73C-1, Florida Administrative Code, to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity by June 1, 2022. Please submit all required documents via email to

For information about the Florida Black Business Loan Program and the application process for Loan Program Administrators, please contact Christa Harris, Program Manager, by phone at (850) 717-8991 or by email at Additional information on the Black Business Loan Program is available here or in Chapter 73C-1, Florida Administrative Code. If you are certified as a Loan Program Administrator, you may be subject to Executive Order Number 20-44. Application forms are also available at the following websites:


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