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Villages Proposal Means Million-Dollar Homes, $Millions in New Tax Revenues for City

Fruitland Park — Sept. 30, 2013 — Fruitland Park commissioners voted to approve a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding last week to support development of more than 2,000 new homes on…

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,…

No Timber Top Improvements in Villages Plan

No Timber Top Improvements in Villages Plan

Fruitland Park — Despite local rumors, development of the Villages of Fruitland Park will not support a proposed project to widen Timbertop Lane as a new north-south bypass from Rolling…

200+ Residents Turn Out to Find Out About Villages of Fruitland Park

200+ Residents Turn Out to Find Out About Villages of Fruitland Park

Fruitland Park — About 200 local residents filled the 99-year old Casino community center beyond capacity Thursday night to hear developers, city staff and city commissioners discuss plans to develop…

Residents Plan to Turn Out for Big Casino Meet on Villages Proposal

Residents Plan to Turn Out for Big Casino Meet on Villages Proposal

Fruitland Park — When George T. Clark designed The Casino on Berckman Street in Fruitland Park, he envisioned a local showcase with all the modern conveniences—a large stage, dressing rooms,…

Big Issues on Agenda for Casino Meet

Big Issues on Agenda for Casino Meet

Fruitland Park — Fruitland Park residents will have plenty to talk about Thursday evening when the city commission convenes a special meeting to discuss the proposed Villages of Fruitland Park…

Martin Luther King Day New City Holiday

Martin Luther King Day New City Holiday

Fruitland Park — Fruitland Park city commissioners voted to make Martin Luther King Day a paid city holiday at a workshop meeting held Thursday night. Interim City Manager Rick Conner…

Casino Meeting to Unveil Villages of Fruitland Parl Plan

Casino Meeting to Unveil Villages of Fruitland Parl Plan

Fruitland Park — Fruitland Park city commissioners have scheduled a public meeting for 7 p.m. on Thursday, September 19 to seek public input on the proposed Villages of Fruitland Park…

Villages to Fruitland Park: No Golf Carts for You!

Villages to Fruitland Park: No Golf Carts for You!

Fruitland Park — While most details about the proposed Villages of Fruitland Park project are still in preliminary planning stages, one detail is certain: Fruitland Park golf carts won’t be…