2017 Florida Democratic Party State Conference – October 27-29
Sign up now to be a Pinellas delegate to the 2017 State Democratic Conference! The conference is October 27-29 at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort in Orlando.
This year’s biennial Democratic conclave will bring together activists, operatives, candidates, and elected officials from across Florida for training, networking, messaging and party building. More details about special guests, prominent Democratic speakers and stimulating seminars and training sessions will be announced in the near future.
Use this link to download the delegate application form. Complete and file your application as soon as possible. Completed forms should be mailed to the Pinellas Democratic Headquarters at 2250 First Avenue North, St. Petersburg, FL 33713, or scanned and emailed to either Pinellas State Committeeman Rick Boylan at RQBoylan@gmail.com or Pinellas State Committeewoman Wanda Schwerer at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Delegate candidates who file before the Pinellas Democratic Executive Committee meeting on August 24 will be voted on at that meeting. Applications received after August 24 will be considered for appointment. All application forms must be received by September 1.
All Pinellas delegates are responsible for paying a $55 registration fee ($25 for students) to the Pinellas DEC (“PCDEC”). Payment of the registration fee is due once the delegate is elected or appointed. Registration fees must be received by the PCDEC not later than September 18.
Pinellas delegates have three housing options for the State Conference:
- The official conference hotel is Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort and is offering a special rate of $199 per night. Reservations can be made online or by calling (407) 939-4686.
- Many Pinellas delegates will stay off-site in Orlando at the Parc Corniche Condominium Suite Hotel. This is an all suite hotel with breakfast included where friends can share the cost of the room — $62 per night for 1 bedroom/4 persons or $82 per night for 2 bedrooms/6 persons. Reservations can be made online or by calling (855) 858-3950.
- Hotel rooms are also available at the Celebration Suites at Old Town in Kissimmee. Rooms range from $65 to $110 per night. Reservations can be made online or by calling (800) 327-9126.
For more information, please contact the Pinellas Party Headquarters at 727-327-2796.
Once again, here is the delegate filing form link.