Suspended City Commissioner's Seat May be Filled July 20
Last updated 7/15/2021 at 9:12am
Lake Wales City Commissioners at their July 20 meeting will consider naming a temporary replacement for suspended Commissioner Kris Fitzgerald.
The city charter requires commissioners to vote to select a new commissioner within 30 days of a vacancy. Gov. Ron DeSantis suspended Fitzgerald July 7, little over a month after she was arrested on felony charges.
Interested applicants are asked to submit to City Clerk Jennifer Nanek a resume and letter explaining why they want to serve. They also should plan to attend the meeting to answer questions.
The person chosen to fill the vacancy will ser...