Commissioners Want to Seek Proposals for City Attorney Services
Current City Attorney on Board for 26 Years
Last updated 1/12/2020 at 5:39pm
City Commissioner Curtis Gibson was in elementary school when Chuck Galloway became the Lake Wales city attorney 26 years ago. Gibson says it's time to at least consider whether the city might be better served by a new attorney.
During the commissioner comment time at the end of the Jan. 7 meeting Gibson made a motion to put out a request for proposals for legal services, and Commissioner Terrye Howell seconded the motion. Gibson said he would encourage Galloway to submit his own proposal.
But Deputy Mayor Robin Gibson, himself an attorney, said he would be more comfortable discussing the...