TAVARES – Beginning Monday, June 8, Lake County’s Housing Services will be permanently relocated to a new office in the Citrus Rail Plaza, located at 2008 Classique Lane, Tavares.
All services formerly offered at the previous office on Sinclair Avenue will be moved to the new location. This includes Section 8, home ownership and repair assistance, CDBG and SHIP assistance.
For more information, contact the Lake County Housing Services Division at 352-742-6540.
The move is part of a series of county facility reorganizational moves. Recently, the Lake County Clerk of Court’s Public Records Center offices, formerly housed at 122 E. Main St. in Tavares, was permanently relocated to the Lake County Courthouse at 550 W. Main St., Tavares, north wing, third floor.
Beginning June 22, the county’s Public Works Department will relocate to the downtown Tavares campus in two offices, located at 323 N. Sinclair Ave. (main office) and 350 N. Sinclair Ave. (engineering building). The main office will house the department administration, construction, flood determinations, special assessments, stormwater and Public Works permits. The engineering building will house right-of-way, survey, engineering and traffic engineering. The new phone number for the Public Works Department will be 352-253-6000.