City Approves Consulting Contract to Study Possible Recreation Complex
Last updated 5/26/2020 at 2:55pm
Lake Wales City Commissioners at their May 19 meeting approved hiring a Clearwater consultant to determine the feasibility of building a sports and recreation complex that might attract tournaments and other special events.
The city will pay Sports Facilities Advisory (SFA) $42,500 plus travel expenses for the study, which would be one element of an overall recreation master plan funded by recreation impact fees. Rather than do its own request for proposals the City "piggybacked" on a Pinellas County contract for a similar study by SFA, which says it has conducted 2,000 similar engagements...