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08feb7:00 pm9:00 pmMembership Dinner - Lake Wales4140 Ashton Club Dr., Lake Wales, FL 33859


14mar7:00 pm9:00 pmMembership Dinner - Bartow


11apr7:00 pm9:00 pmMembership Dinner - Lakeland

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Membership Dinner – Lake Wales

Lake Wales hosted the Ridge League of Cities February Membership Dinner at the Lake Ashton Clubhouse.  The accommodations, entertainment and room were beautifully presented with a Mardi Gras theme and Louisiana dinner.  A total of 241were in attendance including 175 City Members and 66 Associate Members and guest.  It was one of our best attended…

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Lake Wales and the RLC Welcome Scott Dudley

The City of Lake Wales will play host to the Ridge League of Cities on February 8, 2024.  The first Membership Dinner Meeting of the year will be held at the Lake Ashton Clubhouse.  Our special guest for the evening will be Scott Dudley from the Florida League of Cities.  Scott serves as Director of…

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Polk County Day in Tallahassee

Many RLC Members from Polk County converged on the State Capital in Tallahassee Thursday January 18, 2024 for the annual “Polk County Day” event.  Despite cold temperatures in the thirties, officials started their day early with a Legislative Update at the Florida League of Cities Headquarters.   Casey Cook, FLC Chief of Legislative Affairs gave an…

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Legislative Action Days in Tallahassee

Florida lawmakers will begin their 60-day legislative session on January 9. Every year during session, city officials from across the state come together in Tallahassee for Legislative Action Days. This is a valuable opportunity for members to get to know their legislators and to view the legislature at work first-hand.  The Florida League of Cities…

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Plant City Membership Dinner

Plant City hosted the Ridge League of Cities December Membership Dinner at the Hillsborough Community College Plant City Campus.  The accommodations and room were beautifully decorated for the Christmas season and Second Plate Catering of Plant City provided a fantastic meal.  A total of 160 were in attendance including 115 City Members and 45 Associate…

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Florida League of Cities Legislative Conference

Florida League of Cities Legislative Conference The Florida League of Cities Legislative Conference is held each Fall. The 2023 event will be held November 30 – December 1 at the Hilton Orlando. Register today for the 2023 Florida League of Cities Legislative Conference! Register Online Florida League of Cities President Greg Ross, Mayor of the City of Cooper City, will…

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