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Fruitland Park Road—466A—Then and Now

Fruitland Park Road—466A—Then and Now

“Now Leaving Sumter County Now Entering Lake County” That’s how the sign reads down the road on the right, where the gravel ends and the smooth pavement starts. A Florida…

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…

City Eyes Charter Amendment Committee

City Eyes Charter Amendment Committee

Fruitland Park — Fruitland Park commissioners gave the go-ahead Thursday night to look at whether the city should amend its charter to allow single-member districts. City attorney Scott Gerken and…

Villages Delays Closing on Pine Ridge Dairy Tract

Fruitland Park — The Villages has requested an extension of its contract to acquire the Pine Ridge Dairy Tract in Fruitland Park. Gary Moyer, Vice President of Development at The…

City to Study Charter Amendment, Single-Member Districts

City to Study Charter Amendment, Single-Member Districts

Fruitland Park — Fruitland Park commissioners gave the go-ahead Thursday night to look at whether the city should amend its charter to allow single-member districts. City attorney Scott Gerken and…

City Manager Finalists at City Hall

City Manager Finalists at City Hall

Fruitland Park — Oct. 8, 2013 — Fruitland Park residents are invited to join an informal reception on Friday, October 11 from 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. to meet all…

“This project is going to change Fruitland Park forever”

“This project is going to change Fruitland Park forever”

Fruitland Park — “This project is going to change Fruitland Park forever.” That’s what commissioner John Gunter said on August 31—the first chance he had to respond publicly to a…

Giant Weekend Yard Sale at New Life Presbyterian Church

Giant Weekend Yard Sale at New Life Presbyterian Church

Fruitland Park — Early birds were out bargain hunting Friday at the annual Giant Weekend Yard Sale at New Life Presbyterian Church on U.S. 441/27 in Fruitland Park. Barbie Birdsall,…