Commissioners to Discuss Possible Early Retirement of City Manager
Last updated 6/1/2020 at 7:42pm
Toward the end of their June 2 Lake Wales City Commission meeting is an agenda item labeled "Status of the Employment of the City Manager." Commissioners asked for the item to be placed on the agenda after Deputy Mayor Robin Gibson at the last meeting suggested it was time for Ken Fields to consider early retirement.
Gibson said it is time for a "new voice" and new leadership to oversee from the ground up the city's ambitious downtown redevelopment initiative. But Gibson also said he wants Fields to leave on a positive note. "I want when there is a parting for everybody to respect each oth...