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Thanksgiving Schedules

City of Lake Alfred OFFICES WILL BE CLOSED NOVEMBER 28th  &  29th Library will also be closed for the holiday and reopen Monday Dec. 1st SOLID WASTE HOLIDAY SCHEDULE HOUSE HOLD GARBAGE ·       MONDAY AS USUAL ·       TUESDAY AS USUAL … Continue reading

On October 21, 2019 the Employee of the Quarter was awarded to Cheryl Vice, Service Worker II in the Parks & Recreation Department.  The award was presented by the Parks & Recreation Director Richard Weed. “Cheryl came to work for … Continue reading

Eddie Adams, 5 Years of Service Recognition

On September 26, 2019 Public Works Director John Deaton presented the 5 Years of Service Recognition award to Eddie Adams, City Mechanic. Director John Deaton stated Eddie has been with the City for five years, he has been able to … Continue reading

Kimberly Walker, 10 Years of Service Recognition

On September 26, 2019 Parks & Recreation Director Richard Weed presented the 10 Years of Service Recognition award to Kimberly Walker,  Library Assistant in the Lake Alfred Public Library. Director Weed stated that Kimberly Walker has been working at the … Continue reading

Cynthia Daniels, 10 Years of Service Recognition

On September 26, 2019 Police Chief Bodenheimer presented the 10 Years of Service Recognition award to Cynthia Daniels, Communication Operator in the Lake Alfred Police Department. Chief Bodenheimer stated Cynthia started her career at the Lake Alfred Police Department on … Continue reading

Parks & Recreation Director Richard Weed, 5 Years of Service Recognition

      City Manager Leavengood stated the Parks and Recreation Department is not about one specific thing there is a facility side, a maintenance side, and the event side.  It is working with the complexity of Mackay Gardens and … Continue reading

Citizen Recognition: James Walton

  Lt. Gerald Dempsey presented Lake Alfred Citizen James Walton with a Citizen Recognition Award during the City of Lake Alfred Commission Meeting on Thursday evening September 12, 2019 “I believe that there are about a thousand different ways to … Continue reading

Police Officer Gettle receives 15 Years Service Recognition

On Thursday, September 12, 2019, Police Chief Bodenheimer presented Officer Anthony Gettle with his 15 Years of Service recognition plaque.  Officer Anthony Gettle began working for the Lake Alfred Police Department starting on Sept. 1st, 2004. While working for the … Continue reading

9/3 Planning Board- CANCELLED

The Planning Board Meeting scheduled for September 3rd is being cancelled due to the anticipated arrival of Hurricane Dorian.  The hearing will be re-scheduled for September 24th. Stay safe everyone!

POLICE OFFICER CALLAWAY SWEARING IN CEREMONY

POLICE OFFICER SWEARING IN CEREMONY   Chief Art Bodenheimer introduced the new Police Officer Brad Callaway stating he comes to Lake Alfred from another City and he has shown his professionalism and his ability.  His wife was present to pin … Continue reading

POLICE OFFICER HARRIS SWEARING IN CEREMONY

POLICE OFFICER SWEARING IN CEREMONY   Chief Bodenheimer introduced Officer Clyde Harris Jr. stating he comes to Lake Alfred from Winter Haven bringing 17 years of experience. He came to the City at a time Lake Alfred needed more officers, … Continue reading

Medication Take Back Day

The Lake Alfred Police Department will be accepting unwanted or expired HUMAN and PET medications on Saturday April 27, from 10 am to 2 pm. For more information or other drop-off locations, contact StandUP Polk at 863-802-0777

RFP for Civil Engineering and Consultant Services

The City of Lake Alfred, Florida is soliciting engineering firms to provide a proposal for engineering and consultant services in relations to future projects and various needs of the City. INSTRUCTIONS TO SUBMITTING ORGANIZATIONS All PROPOSALS must be in a … Continue reading

2018 Employee of the Year – Mamie Drane

City Manager Ryan Leavengood presented Mamie Drane with the Employee of the Year at the Employee Holiday Party on December 14, 2018.  Mamie is currently Deputy City Clerk and has been a great asset to the City of Lake Alfred.  … Continue reading

20 Years of Service – Captain Brian Beasley

Fire Chief Chris Costine presented Captain Brian Beasley with his 20 Years of Service award on Monday evening, February 18th and stated that Captain Beasley started his career with the Lake Alfred Fire Department in 1992 as a volunteer firefighter … Continue reading

Five Years of Service Recognition – Keri Jones

Director Richard Weed presented Keri Jones with her Five Years of Service.   Keri is the Children’s Librarian and does more than just story time. She helps plan summer entertainment for the library and summer recreation, hosts the Library’s annual egg … Continue reading

Five Years of Service Recognition – Patsy Esposito, Jr.

Director John Deaton presented Patsy Esposito, Jr.  with his Five Years of Service plaque.  Mr. Deaton stated that Pat Esposito has been with the City of Lake Alfred since February 2014.  Pat works in the Public Works Utility/Service Department and … Continue reading