Archive for the ‘News’ Category

Years of Service Recognition: Joseph Hults

On Monday, January 10, 2022, Mayor Nancy Daley presented Joseph Hults with a plaque in recognition of 11 years of service on several City boards. In Appreciation of your dedication & service Appointed to Board of Adjustment February 2010 Appointed … Continue reading

We’re Hiring!

Currently, the City of Lake Alfred is hiring for the following position: Service Worker II Police Officer Communications Operator Most positions are open until filled.  All current openings are full-time with health benefits and participation in the retirement pension system.  … Continue reading

CRA Façade Grant Recipient – Ron’s Tackle Box

CRA Façade Grant Recipient – Ron’s Tackle Box On Monday, December 20, 2021, Mayor Nancy Daley & City Manager Ryan Leavengood presented Ron & Judy Schelfo with the CRA Facade Grant matching reimbursement grant for making exterior and facade improvements … Continue reading

Service Recognition

On Monday, December 6, 2021, during the regularly scheduled Commission Meeting, Public Works Director John Deaton presented Larry Adams with the 5 Years of Service Recognition Award. Mr. Deaton said, “I am very happy and proud to congratulate Larry on … Continue reading

100th Anniversary of the Lake Alfred Church of God by Faith Recognition

On Monday, December 6, 2021, the Lake Alfred City Commission officially recognized the 100th Anniversary of the Lake Alfred Church of God by Faith.   Proclamation WHEREAS, 2021 marks the 100th anniversary of the beginning of the Lake Alfred Church … Continue reading

Happy 105th Birthday Ms. Lenore Gundy Costello

On Monday, December 6, 2021, the Lake Alfred City Commission officially wished Lenore Gundy Costello and very Happy 105th Birthday 🙂   Proclamation WHEREAS, Lenore “Gundy” Costello was born November 12, 1916, to Harrison W. W. and Nessie Alford VanGundia, … Continue reading

UF/IFAS Extension Gardening Workshop

UF/IFAS Extension Gardening Workshop “Winter Interest in Your Florida Landscape.” Thursday, December 2 at 10 am.  

Veterans Day Proclamation

On Monday, November 1, 2021, the Lake Alfred City Commission officially encourages all citizens to recognize the valor and sacrifice of our veterans as we celebrate Veterans Day. Mayor Daley read the Veterans Day proclamation into the record. It was … Continue reading

National Veterans Small Business Week Proclamation

On Monday, November 1, 2021, the Lake Alfred City Commission officially recognized the first week of November as National Veterans Small Business Week. Mayor Daley read the National Veterans Business Week proclamation into the record. It was accepted by Ed … Continue reading

National Community Planning Month Proclamation

On Monday, October 18, 2021, the Lake Alfred City Commission officially recognized October as National Community Planning Month Week.  The proclamation was received by Community Development Director Amee Bailey. Proclamation WHEREAS, change is constant and affects all cities, towns, suburbs, … Continue reading

Florida City Government Week Proclamation

On Monday, October 18, 2021, the Lake Alfred City Commission officially recognized October 18th – 24th as Florida City Government Week.  The proclamation was received by City Manager Leavengood. The Lake Alfred Library has a tabletop display set up this … Continue reading

Miriam Candelario – Employee of the Quarter

On Monday, October 18, 2021, during the regularly scheduled Commission Meeting, Public Works Director John Deaton presented Miriam Candelario with the Employee of the Quarter Award. Miriam Candelario is the Administrative Assistant for the Public Works Dept., she has been … Continue reading

2021 First Thursday Classes

P R E S E N T E D B Y : U F / I F A S E X T E N S I O N P O L K C O U N T Y A N … Continue reading

100th Anniversary of the Chamberlin Building

On Monday, October 4th, 2021, the Lake Alfred City Commission recognized the 100th anniversary of the Chamberlin building and encouraged all Lake Alfred citizens to celebrate the unique historical characteristics of the buildings within our community. Established in 1920, the … Continue reading

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FDOT Old Dixie Trail Study

FDOT is sending notices to all property owners, business owners, interested persons, and organizations to provide the opportunity to give comments to FDOT regarding this project. Comments received by email, mail, virtually, or in-person will be treated the same. While … Continue reading

Constitution Week Celebration

City of Lake Alfred Library is hosting a display for our local students during Constitution Week September 17 – 23, 2021.  The display area will have the signed Lake Alfred proclamation, coloring pages of our Patriots, patriotic stickers, patriotic lapel … Continue reading

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Lakes Appreciation Month

On Monday, July 26, 2021, the Lake Alfred City Commission officially declared July 2021 as Lakes Appreciation Month. The proclamation was received by Ron Schelfo of Ron’s Tackle Box. He said he appreciated the Proclamation, and it was a great … Continue reading

Officer Leo, K9 Academy Graduate

On Monday, June 21, 2021, during the regularly scheduled City Commission Meeting, Police Chief Bodenheimer presented the department’s newest K9 Unit, Officer Leo.  Partnered with Handler Officer Lopez, Leo is 16 months old and has recently completed his Police K9 … Continue reading

Derrick Eady – Employee of the Quarter

On Monday, May 17, 2021, during the regularly scheduled Commission Meeting, Public Works Director John Deaton presented Derrick Eady with the Employee of the Quarter Award.  He said Derrick Eady is the City of Lake Alfred Senior Sanitation Driver. During … Continue reading

Director John Deaton, Years of Service Recognition

On Monday, May 17, 2021, during the regularly scheduled Commission Meeting, City Manager Leavengood recognized Public Works Director John Deaton for his twenty years of service.  He said it was a rare opportunity for him to recognize one of his … Continue reading

National Police Week 2021

On Monday, May 3, 2021, the Lake Alfred City Commission officially declared the week of May 9-15 as National Police Week. WHEREAS, in 1962, President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation which designated May 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day … Continue reading

City Commission Oath of Office

On Monday, May 3, 2021, Mayor Nancy Z. Daley and Commissioner Mac Fuller were sworn into office for a term of four years.   Learn more about our City Commission here.

City of Lake Alfred Bass Project

The City of Lake Alfred Bass project began in 2018 by Commissioner Charles Lake and former Commissioner John Duncan.   The design was based on the City’s logo and approved by the City Commission in 2019.  There were a total of … Continue reading