Parks & Trails invites residents to learn more about wildflowers, butterflies and birds during August events
Lake County Parks & Trails is inviting nature lovers to free, ranger-led events next month.
“August is the true beginning of fall migration with the arrival of early migrants like the Eastern Kingbird and the Louisiana Waterthrush, in addition to the numerous local birds whose young are now out and about on their own,” said Gallus Quigley, expert birder and Trails Coordinator with Parks & Trails. “Butterflies also increase in number during this season, as the summer blooms are near their peak.”
July 27, 2016
Extension offers August classes on Florida-friendly landscaping, waterwise irrigation and more
The University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) Extension in Lake County is welcoming residents to the following classes in August:
July 27, 2016
Lake County Economic Development & Tourism hosts Capital Projects Funding Program learning session
The Lake County Economic Development & Tourism Division will host an application learning session for the tourism Capital Projects Funding Grant program at 3 p.m. on Friday, July 29 at the Lake County Board of County Commissioners’ Board Chambers, located on the second floor of the Lake County Administration Building, 315 W. Main St., Tavares.
July 22, 2016
Household hazardous waste collection event to be held in Clermont
Lake County Solid Waste is encouraging Lake County residents to dispose of unwanted household hazardous materials in a safe and environmentally conscious way at an upcoming collection event.
July 21, 2016
Lake County Fire Rescue names new battalion chief
Lake County Fire Rescue today promoted Rob Fickett from lieutenant to battalion chief during a pinning ceremony at Station 70 in Leesburg.
July 19, 2016
Fishing League Worldwide to film competitive tournament on the Harris Chain of Lakes July 19, 2016
Lake County seeks nominations for the Women’s Hall of Fame July 12, 2016
Lake County urges residents to take precautions against mosquitoes; properly dispose of tires July 12, 2016
Budget workshops announced for July 12, including the adoption of the tentative maximum millage rates July 8, 2016
Household hazardous waste and unwanted medications to be collected in Minneola
July 7, 2016
Extension offers July classes to help with gardening, finances
July 5, 2016
Florida Association of Counties presents Commissioner Welton Cadwell with the Presidential Advocacy Award
July 1, 2016
Lake County government offices and services to close for Independence Day June 27, 2016
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