Chairman Leslie Campione’s statement regarding FEMA funding for Hurricane Irma
“I am pleased to announce that after a trip this week to meet with federal lawmakers and key agency staff members in Washington, all indications are that the bulk of the $7.8 million in funding owed to Lake County from Hurricane Irma recovery are likely to be received by the end of August."
July 15, 2019
Lake County to celebrate grand opening of
new Fruitland Park Library
The Lake County Library System and City of Fruitland Park will host a grand opening ceremony for the Fruitland Park Library on Friday, July 19 at 11 a.m. at 604 W. Berckman St., Fruitland Park. The free event is open to the public, and will include a ribbon cutting, presentations, refreshments and live music. The first 500 patrons will receive an exclusive library card featuring a picture of the new library.
July 2, 2019
‘Hot Dogs, Cool Cats’ promotes summer pet adoptions
Join the Lake County Animal Shelter for the hottest event of the summer!
June 28, 2019
Lake County Fire Rescue outfitted with
new protective gear for active attacker response
Lake County Fire Rescue has added another tool to its arsenal to increase public safety. The new protective gear, funded by a $34,000 state Emergency Medical Services grant, is specifically designed for members of Lake County’s Rescue Task Force to respond to an active attacker situation. The gear includes: ballistic vests, ballistic helmets, bleeding control bags, medical gear, tourniquets, and rapid extraction patient movers.
June 27, 2019
‘A Walking Miracle:’ First responders save man after 45 minutes of CPR
Together, six Lake County first responders from the Lake County Office of EMS and Clermont Fire Department, are being credited for saving a man’s
June 24, 2019
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