September 9, 2020
Municipal Administration Building
201 W. Central Avenue
Lake Wales, FL 33853
will be a hybrid virtual tele-conference meeting.
Pursuant to Executive
Order No. 20-69, issued by the Office of Governor Ron Desantis on March 20,
2020, and extended by Executive Order No. 20-112, and extended further by
Executive Orders No. 20-114, 20-150 and 20-179, municipalities may conduct
meetings of their governing boards without having a quorum of its members
present physically or at any specific location, and utilizing communications
media technology such as telephonic or video conferencing, as provided by
Section 120.54(5)(b)2, Florida Statutes.
of the Commission, Staff and public will be welcome to attend in the Commission
welcome to attend virtually.
meetings will continue to be broadcast live, locally, on Comcast channel
6 and on the
City’s web site. A link to the live stream can be found in the left-most menu of
the City’s home
page and is labeled “Live Meeting Stream”.
The City of Lake Wales is applying for a CDBG Housing Grant. Resolution 2020-32 authorizes the City to apply for the grant and for the Mayor and City Manager to sign necessary documentation as appropriate.
Ordinance 2020-22 adopts the Impact Fee Study prepared by Raftelis including a new fee schedule, altering the impact fees based upon the City’s current capital improvements plan and costs for providing facilities to serve new development.
(The staff memos arenot 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.