Leesburg is seeking citizens to fill board vacancies

Leesburg is seeking citizens to fill board vacancies

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For Immediate Release:  July 18, 2019
Contact:     Office of the City Manager
                      352-728-9786 x. 1100

Leesburg seeking citizens to fill board vacancies

     LEESBURG, FL – Applications are currently being accepted for openings on several Leesburg boards. Residents of the city who are interested in serving on the Police Pension Board, Library Advisory Board, Historic Preservation Board or Planning Commission should submit an application to the City Clerk’s Office by August 14, 2019.

     The groups generally meet once each month and length of terms, qualifications and responsibilities vary by board. The City Commission will review all applications and make its selections at a future meeting.  Terms for most boards will begin on October 1st.

     Those interested in applying should call the City Clerk's Office at 352-728-9732. Applications and additional information are available on the Boards and Committees page of the City of Leesburg website at:



Leesburg is a progressive city of more than 23,000 residents in northwest Lake County. The city government serves twice as many people with its electric, gas, water and wastewater public utilities. Leesburg is also a central hub for commerce, attracting 50,000 people to work each weekday. For more information, visit www.leesburgflorida.gov.