CITY OF LAKE WALES
CITY COMMISSION
WORKSHOP MEETING
Official Agenda
May 12, 2021
3:00 p.m.

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




1.

CALL TO ORDER & ROLL CALL

2.

City Manager Comments

3.

Presentation – Northwest Neighborhood Conditions Survey

ETC Institute will present the results of the Northwest Neighborhood Conditions Survey
4.

City Commission Budgetary Process – Fiscal Year 2021’22

The City of Lake Wales budgetary calendar for Fiscal Year 2021’22.
5.

Agreement for Economic Development Services with the Lake Wales Chamber of Commerce.

The  City  Commission  will  consider  entering  into  an  agreement  with  the  Lake  Wales
Chamber of Commerce for Economic Development services.

6.

Preliminary Subdivision Plat Approval – Buck Moore Development PID: 28-30-06-000000-013010 & 013020

Traditions Engineering, agent for Sunset Development Group of Polk, is requesting approval of a 46-lot single-family residential subdivision on 25.7 acres of land east of Buck Moore Road and south of Bel Ombre Circle.

7.

Ordinance 2021-09 Zoning Amendment – Chapter 23 Zoning, Land Use and Development – 1st Reading - PUBLIC HEARING

Ordinance 2021-09 proposes amendments to areas of the Land Development Regulations (LDRs) (Chapter 23, Lake Wales Code of Ordinances). These amendments are necessary to address the growth and needs of the community, better align with current best practices, and facilitate a more business-friendly approach to development in Lake Wales.
8.

Ordinance D2021-05 Future Land Use Map Amendment – 1st Reading and Public Hearing

Ordinance D2021-05 proposes a comprehensive Future Land Use Map Amendment to reassign 
certain residential Future Land Use designations based on the recently adopted EAR-Based Comprehensive Plan Amendments.

9.

Submittal of Grant to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) for the Northwest Neighborhood Zoning Study

The  purpose  of  this  request  is  for  the  Mayor  and  Commission  to  discuss  the Department  
of  Economic  Opportunity  (DEO)  Community  Planning  Technical Assistance Grant for Fiscal Year 
2021-2022.  The purpose of the grant will be to conduct a zoning study for the Northwest Neighborhood.

10.

Storm water catch basin repairs


Several storm water catch basins are in desperate need of repair to avoid a continued
safety hazard.

11.

ORDINANCE 2021-07 Street Renaming Second Reading and Public Hearing

Ordinance   2021-07   Street   Renaming   –Second   Reading   and   Public   Hearing.   This ordinance modifies the procedure to rename a street. 
12.

CITY COMMISSION AND MAYOR COMMENTS

13.

ADJOURN




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

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