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Posts Tagged ‘ Charles Lacey ’

City of Winter Springs – Proposed Budget

August 17, 2011
Listen to this feature on-line now at CMF Public Media

Winter Springs Mayor Charles Lacey (at left and below) explains how a new cost-effective approach to city finances has made it possible for the city to maintain the level of services even when revenues have declined by 28%. He describes the ways the city has managed to hold the line on costs through economies...
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Twin Cities – Economic Development

May 25, 2011
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On this Heard in Central Florida, you’ll hear remarks on the subject of economic development initiatives in the twin cities of Oviedo and Winter Springs, Florida, featured at the Oviedo-Winter Springs Regional Chamber of Commerce members’ luncheon. Speakers at this event are Winter Springs mayor Charles Lacey; John Bush former Winter Springs mayor and...
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SEMATECH: A Postmortem

May 13, 2011
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This podcast might have described a major economic gain for the city of Winter Springs, Florida …instead this podcast is a postmortem for a regional high-tech research project’s demise. Known locally as the SEMATECH project, a much anticipated multi-million dollar grant from the United States Department of Energy went elsewhere… together with the hopes...
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2010 State of the Cities: Oviedo & Winter Springs

February 3, 2011
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The newest audio podcast in CMF Public Media’s Heard in Central Florida (HCF) series presents remarks offered at the 2010 State of the Cities address presented by the mayors of the city of Oviedo and Winter Springs, Florida, at the January 20th Oviedo Winter Springs Regional Chamber of Commerce monthly membership luncheon. Speakers are Charles...
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Lacey: 1-on-1 (part-2)

January 18, 2011
Charles Lacey, mayor, City of Winter Springs, Fl.

Winter Springs, Fl., Mayor Charles Lacey, took office in November 2010…unopposed.  In part-2 of this feature Lacey responds to questions about the consolidation of the city’s former fire department with Seminole County and the city’s unique form of government, where the mayor votes only in the case of a tie.  He addresses the consequences...
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Game Changer?

January 14, 2011
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Photo voltaics. Solar energy. SEMATECH. U. S. Department of Energy. University of Central Florida. Seminole County government and Winter Springs. Local leaders say these words will form a tsunami-like game changer for the economy in Seminole County… and beyond. In this feature, local leaders help you better understand what’s in play and offer a broad...
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Lacey: 1-on-1

December 13, 2010
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It may be a tough being a “small town” mayor, particularly given the state of the economy.  But newly elected Winter Springs Mayor, Charles Lacey may well be gearing up to preside over “game-changing” conditions in his city…thanks to a number of people and situations Lacey credibly acknowledges. In part-1 of this 2-part feature,...
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1-on-1 with 3 government leaders, a homeless update, and interfaith cooperation

December 10, 2010
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New podcasts from Central Florida Matters have been posted on-line with pieces featuring local issues and voices that matter in Seminole County. Listen to interviews with new Winter Springs mayor Charles Lacey, new Seminole County School board chair DeDe Schaffner, and former Seminole County Board of County Commissioner board chair Bob Dallari as each...
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