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Educational Facilities Budgeting

325 W. Gaines Street
824 Turlington Building
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0400

Phone: (850) 245-0495
Fax: (850) 245-9243

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What is the Office of Educational Facilities Budgeting?

The functions provided by Educational Facilities Budgeting are defined in Chapter 1013, Florida Statutes, and include the following:
  1. Administration of all fixed capital outlay programs including the Public Education Capital Outlay and Debt Service (PECO) Trust Fund, Capital Outlay and Debt Service (CO&DS) Trust Fund, Classrooms For Kids Program, and Charter School Capital Outlay Program.
  2. Prepare the Commissioner's Annual K-20 Fixed Capital Outlay Legislative Budget Request.
  3. Provide monthly distributions of cash to education agencies for project expenditures.
  4. Make available to boards, including the State Board of Education, technical assistance relating to capital outlay funding.
  5. Perform any other functions that may be involved in educational facilities, education and capital improvement which shall ensure that the intent of the Legislature is implemented

The Office of Facilities Budgeting is established to serve all public education agencies throughout the State of Florida consisting of 67 public school districts, the Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind, 28 public colleges, 12 state universities, the Division of Blind Services and Public Broadcasting.

Should you have any questions relating to Educational Facilities Budgeting, please call or write to the address above, or send an e-mail to:

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