South Lake Chamber announces new Technology Committee
With support from the Lake County Economic Development & Tourism Department, the South Lake Chamber Technology Committee was recently formed with the goal of promoting the region as a viable location for Central Florida’s booming technology industry.
October 22, 2014
Cheryl Howell, Housing Services Manager, receives Timex Award for public service dedication
Cheryl Howell, Lake County Housing Services Manager, was recently given the Michael D. Smith Timex Award at the Florida Community Development Association’s Annual Conference for her dedication to improving access to housing, economic opportunities and public services.
October 21, 2014
Agricultural businesses urged to dispose of unwanted toxic pesticides in ‘Operation Cleansweep’
In conjunction with the Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Lake County’s Solid Waste Division is urging local agricultural establishments to safely and inexpensively dispose of their cancelled, suspended, and unusable pesticides.
October 21, 2014
Lake County offers residents tips for new curbside collection program
To better facilitate the new curbside collection process, Lake County is offering residents tips on how to properly use their new county-issued trash and recycling carts.
October 17, 2014
Lake County encourages safe driving for teens during National Teen Driver Safety Week
Oct. 19-25 is National Teen Driver Safety Week, and The Lake County Community Traffic Safety Team (CTST) is helping to raise awareness of the many risks teens face on the roads. During the week, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office and local enforcement agencies will be on heightened alert to enforce Florida’s ban on texting while driving.
October 16, 2014
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