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City of Lake Helen
City of Lake Helen
327 S. Lakeview Drive
PO Box 39
Lake Helen, Florida 32744

Phone: (386) 228-2121
Fax: (386) 228-9714


 City of Lake Helen

  News, Events and Information

Upcoming Meetings:

Historic Preservation Board: Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at 8:00am at City Hall  (Agenda / Packet)

First Budget Hearing: Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at 7:00pm at City Hall

Lake Macy Special Meeting: Wednesday, September 7, 2016 following First Budget Hearing

Regular City Commission Meeting: Thursday, September 8, 2016 at 7:00pm at City Hall

Planning and Land Development Regulation Commission (PLDRC – Local Planning Board): Monday, September 19, 2016 at 7:00pm at City Hall

Final Budget Hearing: Wednesday, September21, 2016 at 7:00pm at City Hall


2016 Elections

2016 General Election:

Zone 2 - Vice Mayor Vernon J. Burton
Re-Elected without opposition
Vernon J Burton 386-801-0330
Zone 4 - Vote on Tuesday, November 8th
Jim Connell 321-436-4557
Daisy Raisler 407-366-3999


The City of Lake Helen currently has 3 vacancies on the

Planning and Land Development Regulation Commission (Local Planning Board)

The City will be accepting applications for membership on the board through close of business on Friday, August 26, 2016. Applications will be presented to the City Commission on September 8, 2016. The only specific requirement for membership on City boards is that a board member be a resident of the City.

If you are interested, or know of anyone who might be interested, please contact Becky Witte at City Hall 386-228-2358 to request an application for membership.


Comprehensive Plan Update  2016



Lake Helen
Permit Applications

New Construction within the Gateway Corridor,
including the Woods of Lake Helen

City of Lake Helen offers Florida Licensing On Wheels at City Hall Monthly in 2016 from 10AM until 2PM in the First Floor Conference Room inside City Hall.

Dates for 2016:       
Friday, September 2, 2016    
Monday, November 28, 2016    

Florida Licensing On Wheels mobile offices brings motorist services directly to the Customer. FLOW mobiles offer the following services:

Convert out of state license ($48.00)                                  
Renewals ($48.00 for Class E; fees vary for CDL)
Replacements for lost or stolen license ($25 00)           
Address/name changes ($25.00)
ID cards ($25.00)                                                                       
Reinstatements (fees vary)
Emergency Contact Information Registration (free)    
Tag renewals (fees vary)

There is no testing of any kind (CDL, Hazmat, Learners permits or driving test)

Visit to find out how you can take advantage of the services provided by the team at Community Outreach Specialist who are committed to excellence. Payment Methods Accepted: Cash, Check, and all type of Credit Cards.  For additional information please contact