Lake County Board of County Commissioners
315 W. Main St., Tavares, FL 32778 •

Media Contact: Kate Jarocki, Public Communications Coordinator
Office: 352-343-9604 • Cell: 352-272-9593 • Email:
For immediate release — March 29, 2020

Lake County to open Citizen Information Line for residents

Tavares – Lake County will open its Citizens Information Line for residents starting Monday, March 30. The phone number is (352) 253-9999, and it will be open seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Lake County residents may call the Citizens Information Line with COVID-19 inquiries relating to local government operations, small business resources, County transit services, veterans information, re-employment resources and much more.
For health-related questions or information on testing for COVID-19, the best resource is the Lake County Florida Department of Health hotline at (352) 742-4830. This hotline is also open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. seven days a week.
“The Citizens Information Line is opening to provide an additional resource for residents to reach out to the County and ask questions,” said Thomas Carpenter, Director of the Office of Emergency Management.
The latest Lake County Emergency Management COVID-19 updates are available at Visit the Facebook page at and the Twitter page at to follow Emergency Management on social.



Ellis Property Management, Inc.
17307 Pagonia Dr.
Suite 105
Clermont, FL 34711


Dave Ellis – Owner
Linda Ellis – President
Matthew Ellis – Community Association Manager

Magnolia Pointe Master HOA
Magnolia Pointe Custom HOA
Magnolia Pointe Lakefront HOA



Click on the link below:

Welcome to Magnolia Pointe


Video courtesy of:

Joe Buckman


Aerial Photographic Services



City of Clermont

Important Numbers to Keep Handy:

City Hall 352-394-4081
Fire Department 352-394-7662
Police Department 352-394-5588
Public Works 352-394-7177
Water, Wastewater, Sanitation, Stormwater 352-241-0178

The following meetings are held in the Council Chambers of City Hall at 685 West Montrose Street each month:

  • Council meetings are held the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays at 7:00pm
  • Planning and Zoning Commission meets on the 1st Tuesday at 7:00pm
  • Code Enforcement meets on the 3rd Tuesday at 6:00pm beginning in March


City of ClermontCity Manager Darren Gray
Fire Chief Carle Bishop
Finance Director Joseph VanZile
Public Works Director
City Clerk Tracy Ackroyd
Planning & Zoning Barbara Hollerand
Environmental Services Director James Kinzler
Police Chief Charles Broadway
Economic Development Director Jim Hitt
Parks and Recreation Director Dave Teske
Information Technology Director Don Dennis
Human Resources Director Debbie Porte

Clermont Community Center

Visit the new Clermont Community Center at 620 West Montrose Street.



Clermont Downtown Farmer's Market

Clermont Downtown Farmer’s Market

The Clermont Downtown Partnership sponsors a weekly farmer’s market in Downtown Clermont every Sunday from 9am to 2pm on Montrose street, just 2 blocks north of Highway 50, in the Historic District. A variety of fresh fruits and vegetables, honey, plants, hydroponic gardening information and much more is available throughout the market’s 35 vendors. Specialty vendors join the regular vendors and change monthly to add variety to the market. There is no admission charge and parking is free.