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Juan Lopez – 5 Years

Mayor Lake and City Manager Ryan Leavengood presented the Employee Service Recognition for Juan Lopez at the Aug 17th City Commission Meeting. Officer Lopez began his career with the Lake Alfred Police Department on August 30, 2010 and worked street … Continue reading

Budget Hearings

The City Commission meeting dates have been changed in September in order to to meet the Florida Statue requirement for the annual budget hearings. The revised dates are the 2nd and 4th Wednesday in September (September 9th and 23rd).

Lake Alfred in the News

Several businesses have been highlighted lately in industry magazines. Gary’s Oyster Bar in the Polk Life Magazine Ron’s Tackle Box in the Fishing Tackle Retailer ICAST-July 2015 on page 88 Citrus Research and Education Center (CREC) in the Florida Trend … Continue reading

Flags at half-staff

Florida Governor Rick Scott orders flags at half-staff, effective immediately, in honor and remembrance of the five military members who lost their lives in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The flags will remain lowered until the interment date of the final soldier.

Jennifer Gillett – 20 Years

Sgt. Jennifer Gillett started her law enforcement career with the City of Lake Alfred on April 24, 1995 as a patrol officer and then became the school resource officer in 1997. On April 18th 2005, she was promoted to Police … Continue reading

Grant Received

The City of Lake Alfred Parks and Recreation Department recently received a Small Matching Historic Preservation (50/50) Grant from the Florida Department of State, Division of Historical Resources.  The $100,000 project will support Phase II of the renovations to the … Continue reading

Employee of the Quarter

Derrick Eady was named as the 2015 Employee of the Second Quarter and received a certificate, pin, gift certificate from citizen donation, and a day off with pay. Derrick Eady started with the City of Lake Alfred through the Alpi … Continue reading

Thad Brunk – 15 Years

Thad Brunk became an employee at the City of Lake Alfred Public Works Department on July 8, 2000. Thad began his career with the City on the Sanitation crew as a Lightning Loader operator. Thad comes to work every morning … Continue reading

Centennial Celebration and Time Capsule

Please visit the Photo Gallery to see pictures from the event or visit the Facebook Page.    

Lake Alfred Little League

Tony Renner, President of Lake Alfred Little League presented the City with a plaque and thanked the city for the team sponsorship and staff for facility improvements. He was also appreciative of the efforts staff made after the break-ins at … Continue reading

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