Public Comment/Questions FAQ

The City of Mount Dora is committed to being open to public suggestions and comments in regards to residents concerns.  We have provided links to Frequently Asked Questions for residents and visitors to help increase awareness on the various projects and agenda items in the city. 

If you do not feel your question or detail has not been addressed, please feel free to contact your city council:

Click here for individual emails or contact the council as a whole

Mayor Nick Girone
Vice Mayor Cathy Hoechst
Council Member At-Large Harmon Massey
Council Member Laurie Tillett
Council Member Cal Rolfson
Council Member John Tucker
Council Member Marc Crail

Wawa Roadway Improvement Information

The off-site roadway improvements for the Wawa project located at the southwest corner of US Hwy. 441 and Morningside Drive are reviewed and permitted by both Florida Dept. of Transportation (FDOT) and Lake County. The applicant has coordinated with both agencies on the design and configuration improvements with these agencies.  The permitting jurisdiction is with these agencies. 

Clayton Street Traffic Study

After two concerns from citizens came in, one being speeders on Clayton Street and another concerning safety and children walking to the bus stop, the Mount Dora Police Department, with the support from the City Manager's office has decided to conduct a traffic study in the area.  The study will start just after the Thanksgiving holiday and continue for up to 90 days.  This study will be conducted along Clayton Street between 5th and Liberty Avenues.  Residents with questions or concerns are encouraged to contact Public Safety Director John O'Grady at 352-735-7130.

Lake County 2017-18 Tax Change

Q&A from Mount Dora Finance Department

Sr 44 (CR 44B) and U.S. Highway 441 Roadway Priorities

Approval of Resolution

Lake John/Lake Gertrude Event

As of 9/21/2017 at noon - The City of Mount Dora has received confirmation that Lake John and Lake Gertrude meet the Florida Department of Health’s guideline for Public Bathing Areas.  As such, both lakes are safe for human use.

Updated Press Release
Lab Report

306 West Sixth Avenue

Information regarding the violation along the wall on Sixth Avenue

Magistrate's Order
Notice of Appeal 

07 21/22-2017 Event

Information pertaining to the event at the Mieluz Banquet Hall

Event Information

Florida League of Cities 2017 Legislative Issue Brief

Preemption of Municipal Home Rule Powers

U.S. Post Office Public Meeting

The purpose of the meeting was to assure increased opportunities for members of the community who may be affected by the project, along with local officials, to convey their views concerning the contemplated project and have them considered prior to any final decision.

Meeting Information

City Attorney

Any questions about our prior and current city attorney can be found in this link

City Attorney

Sidewalk Projects

The City of Mount Dora strives to keep our streets and sidewalks clean and maintained.

Street and Sidewalk Management System

Boil Water Alert FAQ

Questions on Trees


We have a page dedicated to the Arborist's progress

Arborists/Tree Study
Mount Dora Friends of the Environment

What is Council doing about the Parking Situation?

We are continuing our downtown parking study to find the best solution

Downtown Parking Study

What is the Alternative Water and Thrill Hill Project?

At a recent council meeting, a resident asked questions related to the Thrill Hill project and Alternative Water program in the city.

Thrill Hill Overview

Land Acquisitions on City Projects

Please see our City Agenda for the latest on the Barfield LLC projects

06-20-2017 Agenda