CITY COMMISSION
REGULAR MEETING
OFFICIAL AGENDA
July 17, 2018
6:00 p.m.


 Municipal Administration Building
Commission Chambers
201 W. Central Avenue
Lake Wales, FL 33853



1.

INVOCATION

2.

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

3.

CALL TO ORDER

4.

ROLL CALL

5.

PRESENTATION/REPORT

5.I.

PRESENTATION - Chamber of Commerce/EDC

6.

COMMUNICATIONS AND PETITIONS

Public participation is encouraged. If you are addressing the Commission, step to the podium and state your name and whether your address resides inside or outside City limits. Please limit your discussions to five (5) minutes.
7.

CONSENT AGENDA

Any member of the public can ask the City Commission to pull a consent item for separate discussion and vote that they would like to make comment on.
7.I.

Minutes - June 12, 2018 and July 3, 2018

The minutes of the June 12, 2018 City Commission Budget Workshop and the minutes of the July 3, 2018 City Commission meeting.
8.

OLD BUSINESS

9.

NEW BUSINESS

9.I.

Certification of 2018 Taxable Value, Interim Millage & FY18’19 Budget Hearing Dates

The City Commission will consider approval of the Polk County property appraiser’s certification of taxable value for 2018, set the interim millage rate, and set the dates for the public hearings to adopt the final millage rate and the FY18’19 budget.


10.

CITY MANAGER

10.I.

Tracking Report

Documents:
  1. Tracking.pdf
10.II.

Social Media Tracking Report

10.III.

Commission Meeting Schedule

10.IV.

Other Meetings & Events Calendar

11.

CITY COMMISSION COMMENTS

12.

MAYOR COMMENTS

13.

ADJOURNMENT

(The staff memos are not incorporated into the official record)
Minutes of the City Commission meeting can be obtained from the City Clerk's Office. The minutes are recorded, but are not transcribed verbatim. Persons requiring a verbatim transcript may make arrangements with the City Clerk to duplicate the recording, or arrange to have a court reporter present at the meeting. The cost of duplication and/or court reporter will be the expense of the requesting party.

In accordance with Section 286.26, Florida Statutes, persons with disabilities needing special accommodations to participate in this meeting should contact the City Clerk's office no later than 5:00 p.m. on the day prior to the meeting.

Appeals concerning decisions on issues requiring a public hearing:
Persons who wish to appeal any decision made by the City Commission with respect to any matter considered during a public hearing at this meeting will need a record of the proceedings, and for such purpose may need to ensure that verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is based.