CITY OF LAKE WALES
CITY COMMISSION
WORKSHOP MEETING
Official Agenda
March 31, 2021
3:00 p.m.

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

This meeting will be conducted partially via teleconference

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1.

CALL TO ORDER & ROLL CALL

2.

City Manager Comments

3.

City Attorney Performance Evaluation

Commissioners will discuss the performance evaluation of the City Attorney.
4.

Special Event Permit: Northwest Community Market

A special event permit application to sponsor a Northwest Community Market on May 1, 2021. This event will require the closing of Lincoln Avenue and B Street from 7:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.


5.

Ordinance 2021-06 Annexation – 2nd Reading and Public Hearing 8.06 acres east of Tangelo Street

Ordinance 2021-06 proposes the voluntary annexation of approximately 8.06 acres of land located east of Tangelo Street, and contiguous to the incorporated City limits.

6.

F Street Water main Extension

Purchase of parts for the F Street water main extension for $24,991.92.
7.

Force main extension with Septic to Sewer conversion

Kimley Horne and Associates Engineering services will design the force main extension with a septic to sewer conversion for a neighborhood that has been annexed into the city limit.  The contract has two components, engineering for the design phase and engineering for the construction phase services for a combined amount $234,148.00.
8.

PWC Water Plant Chlorination Conversion

The current chlorination system at the PWC treatment plant is currently gas.  The conversion will change it to a much safer application.
9.

Resolution 2021-07 State of Emergency Declaration

Resolution 2021-07 declares a State of Emergency for Lake Wales in response to concerns related to COVID-19. This will be in effect from April 7, 2021 until May 7, 2021.


10.

CITY COMMISSION AND MAYOR COMMENTS

11.

ADJOURN




(The full staff memo will be incorporated into the official record)

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