CITY COMMISSION
 REGULAR MEETING
 OFFICIAL AGENDA
 June 21, 2022
 6:00 p.m.


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



1.

INVOCATION

2.

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

3.

CALL TO ORDER

4.

ROLL CALL

5.

PROCLAMATIONS AND AWARDS

5.I.

PROCLAMATION - JUNETEENTH DAY

6.

COMMENTS AND PETITIONS

Public participation from residents, taxpayers, business owners, and utility customers is encouraged. The City Commission welcomes information that would assist them in considering agenda items, City business, and otherwise fulfilling the City’s mission to make Lake Wales “a bit better or more beautiful” for its citizens.  

Anyone wishing to speak should give their name, state if they are a resident, taxpayer, business owner, or utility customer and they will have 5 minutes.  Courtesy and respect is the hallmark.  Speakers are expected to address the Commission and not audience members, and not engage in back and forth discussions that can deteriorate into argument, debate and accusations.  

Questions about subject matter are best directed to city staff during normal business hours

7.

CITY CLERK

7.I.
8.

CONSENT AGENDA

Any member of the public can ask the City Commission to pull a consent item for separate discussion and vote that they would like to make comment on.
8.I.

Minutes June 7, 2022, January 26, 2022, February 9, 2022, June 15, 2022

Commission Meeting June 7, 2022

Commission Work Session January 26, 2022

Commission Work Session February 9, 2022

Commission Work Session June 15, 2022

8.II.

Second Amended and Restated Implementation Agreement for the Southeast Wellfield

The changes to the Implementation Agreement are to establish anchor partners at the recommendation of the lending partners, WIFIA (EPA) and SRF (FDEP).

8.III.

Purchase of Excavator

Staff is requesting Commission approval to purchase (1) Caterpillar 303 Mini Hydraulic Excavator under the Florida Sheriffs Contract FA20-EQU18.0.

8.IV.

Purchase of Message Sign

Staff is requesting Commission approval to purchase (1) PCMS-1500 Trailer-Mounted Message Sign under the Florida Sheriffs Contract FA20-EQU18.0. 

8.V.

Special Event Permit The Vibe Food Truck Rally

A special event permit application to sponsor a Food Truck Rally on July 16th from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. This event will require the closing of Lincoln Avenue from B Street to D Street from 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.

9.

OLD BUSINESS

9.I.

ORDINANCE D2022-12 2nd Reading and Public Hearing Zoning Map Amendment for 10.02 acres of land north of Linda Street and east of Tangelo Street

Shelton T. Rice, authorized agent for owner, requests approval of City Commission to amend the Zoning Map on approximately 10.02 acres of land.

10.

NEW BUSINESS

10.I.

Approval of Addendum 1 to the 1995 lease agreement with Florida Midland Railroad

Commission approval to authorize the addendum required for improvements to the Scenic Highway Gateway Corridor.

10.II.

ORDINANCE 2022-13 Annexation – 1st Reading and Public Hearing 23.66 acres of land south of Passion Play Road and west of 11th Street South

Ordinance 2022-13 proposes the voluntary annexation of approximately 23.66 acres of land south of Passion Play Road and west of 11th Street South, and contiguous to the incorporated City limits. 

10.III.

ORDINANCE D2022-09 - 1st Reading and Public Hearing Future Land Use Amendment for 23.66 acres of land south of Passion Play Road and west of 11th Street South

The McKenna Family requests approval of City Commission to amend the Future   Land   Use Map   of   the   Comprehensive   Plan   on   parcels   of   land totaling approximately 23.66 acres.

10.IV.

ORDINANCE D2022-10 1st Reading and Public Hearing - Zoning Map Amendment for 23.66 acres of land south of Passion Play Road and west of 11th Street South

The McKenna Family requests approval of City Commission to amend the Zoning Map on parcels of land totaling approximately 23.66 acres.

10.V.

ORDINANCE 2022-21 Annexation – 1st Reading and Public Hearing 102.6 acres of land north of Mountain Lake Cutoff Road and west of US Highway 27

Ordinance  2022-21  proposes  the  voluntary  annexation  of  approximately 102.06 acres of land north of Mountain Lake Cutoff Road and west of US Highway 27, and contiguous to the incorporated City limits.

10.VI.

ORDINANCE 2022-24 Annexation – 1st Reading and Public Hearing 17.23 acres of land south of Waverly Road and west of C F Kinney Road

Ordinance  2022-24  proposes  the  voluntary  annexation  of  approximately 17.23 acres of land south of Waverly Road and west of C F Kinney Road, and contiguous to the incorporated City limits.


10.VII.

Resolution 2022-22 - Support for Expansion of the Central Polk Parkway East

A Resolution 2022-22 in support of the expansion of the Central Polk Parkway East.

11.

CITY ATTORNEY

12.

CITY MANAGER

12.I.

Commission Meeting Calendar

13.

CITY COMMISSION COMMENTS

14.

MAYOR COMMENTS

15.

ADJOURNMENT

(The staff memos are not incorporated into the official record)

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In accordance with Section 286.26, Florida Statutes, persons with disabilities needing special accommodations to participate in this meeting should contact the City Clerk's office no later than 5:00 p.m. on the day prior to the meeting.


Appeals concerning decisions on issues requiring a public hearing:

Persons who wish to appeal any decision made by the City Commission with respect to any matter considered during a public hearing at this meeting will need a record of the proceedings, and for such purpose may need to ensure that verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is based.