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Posted on: August 13, 2019

Comprehensive Plan update

Photo of August 22 2019 Community Workshop Flyer

August 22nd from 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. in the Tavares Civic Center located at 100 E. Caroline Street Tavares, FL 32778.  This workshop is the third meeting in our series of Public meetings regarding the Comprehensive Plan update.  Our consulta...

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City of Tavares
Posted on: May 10, 2019

Temporary Lane Closure Extended - Northbound David Walker Drive - until at least August 29


The northbound lane on David Walker Drive will be closed until at least August 29 from the intersection of Alfred Street/Old 441 to Bexley Drive to perform a Jack and bore for a sewer line. Delays are due to unforeseen underground construction issues.

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Posted on: June 2, 2019

Update #5 - Tavares Marina & Seaplane Base

Image of a boat dock.

The Marina & Seaplane Base re-build project is on hyperspeed. 

Reconstruction is under design.  The brand new boat docks, seaplane docks and fueling dock should be completed and available for use by late fall 2020.

In the meantime, man...

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Posted on: July 23, 2018

WUCF TV Central Florida Roadtrip Show Featuring the City of Tavares


WUCF TV Central Florida Roadtrip featured the City of Tavares, America’s Seaplane City, in their July 12 PBS episode. Central Florida Road Trip paid a visit to Lake County and the City of Tavares. Join us by watching this wonderful show featurin...

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Posted on: April 28, 2016

Jones Brothers & Co. New Seaplane Passenger Service from Tavares to Your Weekend Destination!


The City of Tavares is very pleased to announce that the City's aviation partner, Jones Brothers & Co. Air and Seaplane Adventures, has earned their FAA Part 135 on-demand passenger air charter certification. This means “Passenger Service&am...

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