summer rec 2017

Summer Recreation

JUNE 12, 2017

Summer Recreation is June 12- July 28 We are in search of: Campers Jr. Counselors Camp Counselors  

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City Commission Meeting

MAY 15, 2017

The City Commission generally meets on the 1st and 3rd Monday of every month.  However, due to holidays and budget requirements the City Commission may have alternate dates thru-out the year.  Please visit the Agendas and Minutes page for more information … Continue reading

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Pedestrian Bridge – NOW OPEN

SEPTEMBER 19, 2016

  The Lake Alfred pedestrian bridge construction began in September 2016 and was completed in April 2017. This 12-foot-wide pedestrian bridge over US 17/92 connects the Lake Alfred Veterans Memorial Trail to the Chain of Lake Trail.   The new bridge … Continue reading

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Library Programs

AUGUST 18, 2016

For more information on programming and other events contact the library at 863-291-5378 or visit the website. LIBRARY HOURS Monday-Friday    9 am – 6 pm Saturday   9 am – 3 pm

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Current Events

  • Offices Closed

    Monday May 29th, City offices and the Lake Alfred Public Library will be closed in observance of Memorial Day.


    • Household garbage: TBD
    • Household junk: TBD
    • Brush/yard debris: Tuesday – Friday
    • Recycling: Normal – Thursday and Friday


  • Mobile Career Source – Tue, June 13th

    Mobile Career Source will be at the Lake Alfred Library every second Tuesday of the month from 9am till 3pm. Do you need help finding a job?  Or updating your resume?  Would you like practice interviewing? CareerSource Polk offers employment and … Continue reading

  • Board of Adjustment

    The Board of Adjustment meets on the third Tuesday of every other month or as needed.  Please visit the Agendas and Minutes page for more information on the current meeting topics.  You can also visit the Board of Adjustment page for … Continue reading

  • Code Enforcement Special Magistrate Hearing

    The Code Enforcement Special Magistrate Hearings are held on the third Thursday of every month. Please visit the Agendas and Minutes page for more information on the current meeting topics.  You can also visit the Special Magistrate page for more … Continue reading

Library Events

  • FREE Computer/Tablet/Smartphone Class

    FREE beginner’s computer/ tablet/ smartphone class taught by our mayor, Charles Lake. Class will be held at your Lake Alfred Public Library on Fridays from 2 till 3pm.

  • Friends of the Library “STUFF A BAG” Book Sales

    Come to the Lake Alfred Public Library on Saturdays (6th, 13th, 20th & 27th) in MAY for the Friends of the Library “STUFF A BAG” Book Sales.  Come anytime from 9am till 12pm & browse our Friends of the Library Book … Continue reading

  • Saturday family movies at your library!

    Come to your Lake Alfred Public Library on Saturdays at 12pm for a family movie.  Saturday’s movie is “Tangled.”  Bring your lunch & hang out with us!

  • LEGO MANIA!!!!

    Come to your Lake Alfred Public Library every Tuesday afternoon anytime from 3 till 5pm for LEGO MANIA!  Bring your own Legos or play with ours!  Build a house, a rocketship, or become an inventor & create something never before … Continue reading

  • Storytime on Wednesdays

    Bring your babies & toddlers to the Lake Alfred Public Library for Storytime on Wednesday mornings from 10am till 11am for music, reading books & making a craft … what’s not to like??

  • Adult Coloring Hour

    Come to your Lake Alfred Library for an adult coloring hour held every Wednesday from 12pm till 1pm.  Coloring for Meditation, Relaxation & Focus … join us & find out for yourself why coloring books for adults could not stay … Continue reading


  • National Police Week

    Mayor Lake proclaimed  May 15-21st as National Police Week 2017 and to honor the service and sacrifice of those law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty while protecting our communities and safeguarding our democracy.  He urged all citizens … Continue reading

  • Oath and Office

    At the May 1st City Commission meeting re-elected Commissioners Charles Lake and Nancy Daley were sworn in by Assistant City Attorney Drew Crawford.  Afterwards the City Commission selected Charles Lake as Mayor and Nancy Daley as the Vice Mayor for … Continue reading

  • William Emro – 5 Years

    Chief Costine stated that Firefighter William Emro started his fire service career with Lake Alfred Fire Department in April of 2012. In the five years that Firefighter Emro has been with us he has accomplished a lot.  He has completed … Continue reading

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