City Hires Mark Bennett as New Development Services Director
Last updated 7/15/2020 at 3:20pm
Lake Wales Interim City Manager James Slaton has hired certified planner Mark Bennett to become the city's new Development Services director.
"I'm coming home so to speak," said Bennett, who has been a Lake Wales resident since 1998.
In addition to being a certified planner, Bennett is a certified redevelopment specialist with more than 20 years of public and private sector experience. For the last eight years he has served the City of Haines City as Deputy Director of Development Services and Community Redevelopment Agency Manager, overseeing the day-to-day Planning and Building Departmen...