CITY OF LAKE WALES
CITY COMMISSION
WORKSHOP MEETING
Official Agenda
June 9, 2021
2:00 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.

ORDINANCE 2021-08 Amending the Charter as approved by the electors.

Ordinance 2021-08 modifies the Charter in accordance with the changes approved by the Electors
in April 2021.

5.

ORDINANCE 2021-10 Annexation –2nd Reading and Public Hearing 61 acres north of Mammoth Grove Road

Ordinance 2021-10 proposes the voluntary annexation of approximately 61 acres of land located north of Mammoth Grove Road, east of Masterpiece Road, and contiguous to the incorporated City limits.

6.

Resolution 2021-06 – Resolution to utilize the Uniform Method of collecting non- ad valorem assessments and adopting the special assessment roll.

Resolution 2021-06 declares the City’s intent to utilize the uniform method of collecting non-ad valorem assessments and adopts the assessment roll for 2021.

7.

Lake Wales Ground Storage Tank Construction and Water Main Replacement Amendment 1 to loan agreement DW531301

The  construction  of  a  new  ground  storage  tank  at  water  treatment  plant  #3  and  water 
main  replacement  project  is  now  complete  and  the  State  Revolving  Loan  Fund  (SRF) 
agreement DW531301 has to be closed out.  Amendment 1 to loan agreement DW531301
finalizes the loan proceeds taken for the purchase.

8.

Lift station #1 Diesel Pump Purchase

Staff is recommending the commission approve the expenditure of funds in the amount
of $54,579.00 for the purchase of a diesel pump to be installed at lift station 1 (LS#1).

9.

ORDINANCE 2021-11, 2nd Reading and Public Hearing

The City Commission will consider Ordinance 2021-11 amending the Lake Wales Code of 
Ordinances, Chapter 21, Section 21-27. – Connection to Sewer System and Section 21-71 Connection to Water System.

10.

Financial Services for Federal Grants

The City Commission will consider entering into an agreement with Government Services
Group, Inc. (GSG) for Financial Services for Federal Grants.
11.

Community Firework Display – 4th of July

The City Commission will consider a piggyback agreement to the Village of Palm Springs
contract for 4th  of July Fireworks Display.

12.

RESOLUTION 2021-14 / Preliminary Rate Resolution for Fire Protection Assessments

The adoption of Resolution 2021-14 providing the Preliminary Rate Resolution for Fire Protection Services Assessment.  

13.

RESOLUTION 2021-15, Preliminary Rate Resolution – Brookshire Street Lighting District.


Preliminary Rate Resolution for the Brookshire Street Lighting District

14.

ORDINANCE 2021-12 Repealing 2020-15 wearing masks 2nd Reading and Public Hearing

The City Commission will consider adopting ORDINANCE 2021-12 repealing Ordinance 2020-15 requiring face coverings in certain public places.

15.

Special Event Permit: Northwest Community Market Junteenth Edition

A special event permit application to sponsor a Northwest Community Market on June 19, 2021. This 
event will require the closing of Lincoln Avenue and B Street from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

16.

CITY COMMISSION AND MAYOR COMMENTS

17.

ADJOURN




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

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