CITY OF LAKE WALES
CITY COMMISSION
WORKSHOP MEETING
Official Agenda
November 11, 2020
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.

Discussion on Special Events

Discussion on whether to resume issuing permits for large special events.

4.

Marketing Agreement with Utility Service Partners Private Label

A discussion about the marketing agreement from 2017 with Service Line Warranties of America

5.

City Manager Employment Contract

Proposed City Manager contract has been reviewed by the Mayor and is ready for City Commission consideration.


6.

Ordinance 2020-29, FY19'20 Budget Amendment #1, 2nd Reading & Public Hearing

The City Commission will consider approval of the first amendment of FY 19’20 Budget that was adopted on September 24, 2019.
7.

Ordinance 2020-30 Zoning Amendments – Chapter 23 Zoning, Land Use and Development - PUBLIC HEARING

Areas of the Land Development Regulations (Chapter 23, Lake Wales Code of Ordinances) have been identified as needing amendments in order to address the growth and needs of the community, to better align with current best practices, and to facilitate a more business-friendly approach to development in Lake Wales.
8.

Ordinance D2020-02 – CPA/Zoning – 2nd Reading – Public Hearing Mckibben Powersports Property – .51 Acres East of US Hwy 27

Ordinance D2020-02 – CPA/Zoning – 2nd Reading – Public Hearing Mckibben Powersports Property – .51 Acres East of US Hwy 27

9.

Resolution 2020-35 Communications and Petitions

Resolution 2020-35 Establishes policies governing Communications and Petitions at Public Meetings.
10.

Resolution 2020-38 - Duties of Commissioners

Resolution 2020-38 identifies the Duties of Individuals serving as Commissioners
11.

Traffic Enforcement Vehicle Purchase

Staff is requesting Commission approval to purchase one (1) Ford Interceptor police vehicle and related equipment for traffic enforcement utilizing existing Police Service Impact Fees.
12.

Traffic Equipment Purchase

Staff is requesting Commission approval to purchase one (1) Black Cat II Radar Recorder Kit from Jamar Technologies, Inc. with existing Police Service Impact Fees.
13.

Resolution 2020-39 Extending State of Local Emergency

Resolution 2020-39 declares a State of Emergency for Lake Wales in response to concerns related to COVID 19. This will be in effect from November 17, 2020 until December 17, 2020.


14.

Board Appointments - Library Board, Airport Authority, and Historic District Regulatory Board

Appointment to fill vacancies on the Library Board, Airport Authority, and Historic District Regulatory Board


15.

CITY COMMISSION AND MAYOR COMMENTS

16.

ADJOURN




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