Approval of the special event permit application will allow the Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration to take place between Thursday, January 11, 2018 and Monday, January 15, 2018 and allow the temporary street closings for the parade on January 15, 2018.
Grant offered by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection to fund 50% of the cost of the oxidation ditch maintenance.
Staff recommends the commission approve Ordinance 2017-22 authorizing the update of
the City’s current FOG program ordinance. The changes made are necessary to
establish a more uniform procedure for reporting and consistent
The re-evaluation of the minimum lake levels for specific lakes in Lake Wales performed by the Southwest Florida Water Management District, has determined a surficial aquifer monitoring well is needed at North Lake Wailes.
This application to the State of Florida, Department of Environmental Protection, Office of Greenways and Trails for eligible project costs totaling $200,000 to construct a trail from Crystal Avenue where phase 1 ends to the Lake Wailes Trail. A required City match contribution will consist of 50% of the project costs or $200,000 of cash and in-kind services. This application is due December 15.