Central Florida Roundup
Butting heads: Orange County's property appraiser clashes with big business
It’s not much of an exaggeration to say that Rick Singh, the elected property appraiser in Orange County, came out of nowhere. Singh, a Democrat, was elected in November 2012, defeating a well-known Republican incumbent on the crest of a Democratic wave for President Obama. Nobody really knew who Rick Singh was then. Lots of people do now.
Under Singh, the property appraiser’s office has sued Darden Restaurants and SeaWorld Entertainment and has been sued by Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando, among many others. The Orlando business community is growing alarmed.
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