TOWN OF LAKE PLACID

OFFICIAL WEBSITE OF TOWN OF LAKE PLACID GOVERNMENT

     

  Welcome to Lake Placid, Florida
Big Enough to Enjoy, Small Enough to Care

 THIS MONTH IN TOWN GOVERNMENT

Town Hall has restored all services lost from Hurricane Irma.

HURRICANE RECOVERY

FEMA DISASTER ASSISTANCE

BOIL WATER NOTICE RESCINDED 09/21/17 6PM
Town of Lake Placid

DEBRIS REMOVAL

All debris should be placed on the roadside right of way.   Debris does not have to be
cut to smaller pieces.   Debris should not be put in plastic bags as they will not
be picked up.

TOWN COUNCIL MEETINGS  

Special Meeting
September 19, 2017
Extension of Resolution of Declaration of Emergency


September 25, 2017 At 5:30 PM
First Reading For Budget and Millage Rate

and


October 2, 2017 Special Town Council Meeting
Second Reading of Budget Adoption and Millage Rate

 

 ROAD CLOSURES
November 3, 2017 Main Street from Bellview to Dal Hall for
Street Fest



GRAND OPENING OF NEW TANGERINE DRIVE


EMPLOYMENT AVAILABLE

PROJECTS
KINGSWOOD MANOR ANNEXATION



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This is the official town government site for Lake Placid, Florida.  The town has a Mayor/Council form of government elected by the town's residents. The population of the town is estimated as of 2010 at 2,278 with a geographical area of 2.84 square miles.

MAYOR'S WELCOME PAGE

The town has two nicknames—"Town of Murals" and "The Caladium Capital of the World." Lake Placid has more than 40 murals painted on buildings throughout the town,and 98 percent of the world's caladium bulbs come from Lake Placid. The Town combines a colorful combination of caladiums, murals, with a clown college that graduates 25 new clowns a year into the community. The combination assures a magnificent year round beauty that has repeatedly received national acclaim.

AWARDS

2012 - Readers Digest Most Interesting Town  (Link for Article) 

2015 - Only in Your State.Com -  These 17 Perfectly Picturesque Small Towns In Florida Are Delightful  (Link for Article)

Lake Placid has five schools, Lake Placid High School, Lake Placid Middle School, Lake Placid Elementary and two private schools within the town's limits.  The town has an active Chamber of Commerce. There is always something to do or see in Lake Placid.  

This web site has been prepared to make our town government accessible and helpful to those living in, and doing business in, the Town of Lake Placid.  


Courtesy of Florida Department of Health and Highlands County


LARVICIDE PELLETSCourtesy of Florida Department of Health and Highlands County NATULAR DT Mosquito Lavicide Pellets are available at Town Hall

 
   

A GREAT PLACE TO RAISE A FAMILY - IN FACT, A GREAT PLACE TO DO ANYTHING



PUBLIC NOTICES


TOWN MEETINGS AND GARBAGE PICKUP SCHEDULE 2017

THE TOWN HAS A REGULAR TOWN COUNCIL MEETING ON THE
SECOND MONDAY OF EVERY MONTH
ALL OTHER MEETINGS AND MANY TOWN EVENTS ARE SCHEDULED ON THE ONLINE
TOWN CALENDAR WHICH IS ACCESIBLE USING ANY WEB BROWSER
ALL AGENDA AND SUPPORT MATERIALS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AS WELL AND ARE NORMALLY POSTED AT LEAST THREE DAYS BEFORE ANY MEETING