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Commissioner Gunter Appointed to League of Cities’ Local Option Gas Tax Working Group

Commissioner Gunter Appointed to League of Cities’ Local Option Gas Tax Working Group

Veteran city commissioner John Gunter was appointed to represent Fruitland Park on the League of Cities’ Local Option Gas Tax Working Group. Mayor Chris Bell, who serves as President of…

Commissioners Approve a Retirement Program for Themselves

Commissioners Approve a Retirement Program for Themselves

Fruitland Park—City commissioners last week approved the first reading of an ordinance to establish a retirement program that would pay three current commissioners approximately $250 per month if they resign,…

City Calls for Volunteers to Serve on Charter Review Committee

City Calls for Volunteers to Serve on Charter Review Committee

Fruitland Park, Fla. — Fruitland Park commissioners established a charter review committee last week that will look into the city’s governing document, solicit input from residents and recommend changes, if…

Commissioner Goldberg New Vice Mayor

Commissioner Goldberg New Vice Mayor

Fruitland Park — City commissioners elected Commissioner Al Goldberg Vice Mayor last week to serve a one-year term. When Mayor Chris Bell nominated Goldberg for the post, outgoing Vice Mayor…

City Clerk is Former British Embassy Official

City Clerk is Former British Embassy Official

Fruitland Park — Fruitland Park has appointed veteran public administrator and former Broward deputy county administrator Esther B. Lewin-Coulson City Clerk. Interim city manager Rick Conner said Coulson has more than 25 years of administrative…

Lake Native Tanette Gayle is City Treasurer, CFO

Lake Native Tanette Gayle is City Treasurer, CFO

Fruitland Park — Lake County native Tanette Gayle, 27, has been appointed Fruitland Park’s chief financial officer and Treasurer. Ms. Gayle, who graduated from Mount Dora High School in 2004,…