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Posted on: October 21, 2020

City Commission Selects James Slaton as City Manager

James Slaton

Commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday night to negotiate with Slaton to become the full time city manager, deciding against conducting a search for a successor to former City Manager Ken Fields who stepped down from that post in late spring.

 

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Posted on: October 20, 2020

Charter Review Committee proposed Amendments

COMMISSIONERS WILL CONSIDER NINE RECOMMENDED CHANGES TO CITY CHARTER
City residents may get the chance to vote on adding a “mission statement” to the Lake Wales charter when they go to the polls next April.
Adding the statement is one of...
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Posted on: October 16, 2020

New Community Liasion Police Officer

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Ed Palmer officially became the Lake Wales Police Department’s community liaison officer on Sept. 14.But if you ask James “Perly” Sermons, it’s been Palmer’s calling for a lifetime – Sermons&...

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Posted on: August 20, 2020

The City of Lake Wales Press Release regarding Face Coverings

LAKE WALES – At its regular meeting on August 18, 2020, the City of Lake Wales City Commission approved Ordinance 2020-15, referred to as the Face Covering Ordinance, which requires the wearing of face coverings for anyone in indoor public setti...

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