CAPITAL CITY CONSULTING HAS UNPARALLELED EXPERIENCE AND CONNECTIONS with Florida’s transportation industry. Firm Co-Founder, Nick Iarossi works closely with DOT in his representation of the Florida Transportation Road Builders Association, developers, as well as, multiple emergency management firms that assist with natural disaster recovery. These services include the approval of signaling, permitting, road ways, aviation, and right of way work. Additionally, Nick routinely secures funding through the legislature for road projects.
Other members of Capital City Consulting’s transportation lobbyist team have worked closely with the Florida Department of Transportation, as well as local governments and others who do business with the department. During Megan Fay’s tenure in the Executive Office of the Governor, she worked closely with the Department of Transportation on legislative strategy. Megan was also integral in the creation and passage of the Florida Job Growth Grant Fund, which provides infrastructure and transportation grants to local governments. In his representation of our client The City of Venice, Chris Schoonover works with the Florida Department of Transportation, as well as transportation staff in the Legislature and Governor’s Office to obtain approval of funding for several road projects in the City. Additionally, for our consulting client The North Highland Company, he works closely with FDOT on its Work Program Integration Initiative. In his representation of our client The City of Venice, Chris successfully lobbied alongside FDOT Leadership during both the 2017 and 2018 Sessions to get funding for this transportation project at the Department.
Lastly, Ron LaFace works with Florida Department of Transportation on right-of-way permitting issues and streamlining development plan approvals amongst multiple State districts. Ron also assists clients in large FDOT and Florida Turnpike procurements.