Recap of November 1, 2022 Regular City Council Meeting

Mount Dora City Council

Mount Dora City Hall Board Room

510 North Baker Street, Mount Dora, Florida 32757

November 1, 2022, 6:00 PM


1. Planning and Zoning Commission, District 2 - unanimous approval of Councilmember Rolfson’s appointee, Barbara Cowherd Tietmeyer.

CONSENT AGENDA - this passed 7-0

1. Request Adoption of Resolution No. 2022-70, Approval for Light Up Mount Dora Fireworks Display

2. Request Authorization to Purchase Fiber Optic Equipment and Installation from Precision Contracting Services, Inc., in the Amount of $510,032.18, to Extend Fiber From the Existing Fiber Trunk to the New Fire Station #35, Wastewater Treatment Plant #1, Perc Ponds (for Solar Farm) Near Fire Station #35, Lateral Extension to the Parking Garage and to Complete the Fiber Move to Underground on Royellou as Part of the Electric Department Underground Project

3. Request Approval of Meeting Minutes

-October 11, 2022 City Council Work Session

-October 18, 2022 City Council Regular Session


1. Direction related to proposed language revision to Joint Planning Agreement (JPA) with Lake County. A motion was made to present the proposed amended language to Article III, Paragraph 5 of the JPA with Lake County via a letter from the Mayor to Chairman Parks. This passed 7-0

2. City Manager Annual Review - a motion was made to give the City Manager a 10% raise effective October 1, 2022.


1. Request Adoption of the Single Reading (Final/Adoption) Ordinance No. 2022-18, Small-Scale Future Land Use Map Amendment for Green Wheat LLC and Donnelly LLC  (1.14 Acres) - this passed 7-0

2. Request Approval of First Reading of Ordinance No. 2022-19, Change in Zoning for Green Wheat, LLC and Donnelly, LLC - this passed 7-0

3. Request Approval of Final Reading and Adoption of Ordinance No. 2022-26, Amending City of Mount Dora Code of Ordinances, Chapter 2, Article VIII, Boards and Commissions, Division 1, Generally - this passed 7-0

4. Request Adoption of Resolution No. 2022-68, Revising CRA Advisory Committee - this passed 7-0

5. Request Adoption of Resolution No. 2022-69, Revising Northeast CRA Advisory Board - this passed 7-0

CITY MANAGER'S REPORT - There was a sewer line failure at Pine and Simpson. The area is undergoing repairs and May cost as much as $500,000.

CITY ATTORNEY'S REPORT - nothing to report


• November 15, 2022, 6:00 PM, Regular Session

• December 6, 2022, 6:00 PM, Regular Session

• December 20, 2022, 6:00 PM, Regular Session

• January 3, 2023, 6:00 PM, Regular Session

ADJOURNMENT - around 7:20 pm

Thank you for keeping up with what’s happening at City Hall. Should you have any questions at all feel free to reach out to me or any members of your City Council.

Crissy Stile

Mayor, City of Mount Dora


The foregoing is the Mayor’s recap of certain discussions taken place at the Regular City Council Meeting held on November 1, 2022. The information expressed in this message is meant to be a factual summary of events. If you have questions about the statements herein, please do not hesitate to contact Mayor Crissy Stile at