August 12 Budget Workshop Notice


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NOTICE: the City of Okeechobee City Council will conduct a Budget Workshop on Aug. 12, 2020, 5 PM, or as soon thereafter as possible, at City Hall, 55 SE 3rd AVE, Rm 200, Okeechobee, FL for the purpose of reviewing and discussing the Proposed FY 2020-21 Annual Budget.
The public is invited to attend; seating is limited in accordance with Executive Order No. 20-150. Municipalities may conduct meetings of their governing boards without having a quorum of its members present physically or at any specific location, and utilizing communications media technology (CMT) such as telephone or video conferencing, as provided by Section 120.54(5)(b)2, Florida Statutes. The City Council may conduct this meeting using CMT to constitute a quorum., a web-based virtual meeting platform allows the City Council, Staff, and public to participate via laptop, desktop, smartphone, or telephone. Instructions to participate in the meeting will be published with the agenda on the website at If you need assistance, contact Robin Brock BEFORE 4:30 PM on the day of the meeting, 863-763-9812. Public Comment: Citizens have options to submit public comments and/or questions by 3:00 PM the day of the meeting; submit in writing to including your name, address and topic of comment; or call 863-763-9814, to dictate your message to an employee or leave a detailed voice message with a call back number. Comments will be read aloud during the corresponding item(s) of the meeting.
ANY PERSON DECIDING TO APPEAL any decision made by the City Council with respect to any matter considered at this meeting will need to ensure a verbatim record of the proceeding is made and the record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal will be based. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), any person with a disability as defined by the ADA, that needs special accommodation to participate in this proceeding, contact the City Clerk’s Office no later than three days prior to proceeding, 863-763-9814. BE ADVISED that should you intend to show any document, picture, video or items to the Council in support or opposition to any item on the agenda, a copy of the document, picture, video, or item MUST be provided to the City Clerk for the City’s records.
By: Mayor Dowling R. Watford, Jr.
421381 ON 7/29/2020