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City of Lake Helen
City of Lake Helen
327 S. Lakeview Drive
PO Box 39
Lake Helen, Florida 32744

Phone: (386) 228-2121
Fax: (386) 228-9714


 City of Lake Helen

  News, Events and Information

Hurricane Matthew Emergency Information

Waste Pro will be keeping a normal schedule for household waste, and recyclables this week. In addition, they will be picking up yard waste in containers and bags on the usual time. 

However, hurricane vegetation debris will be picked up this Friday on the side of the road. We will be doing a second hurricane, vegetation debris removal in about 15 days with the day TBA.


Upcoming Meetings:
City Commission Regular Meeting: Thursday, October 13, 2016 at 7:00pm at City Hall (Agenda / Packet )
Added Items: Agreement with AshBrit, Agreement with TetraTech, MOU with Volusia County)

  Lake Helen Newsletter

Request for Proposal for Food Vendor
(Creative Arts Cafe)

Due Tuesday, October 4th

click to learn more

Movie in Blake Park: Bedknobs and Broomsticks
Friday, October 14, 2016 at 7:30pm
Blake Park (493 S. Lakeview Drive, Lake Helen)

2016 General Election:

Zone 2 - Vice Mayor Vernon J. Burton
Re-Elected without opposition
Vernon J Burton 386-801-0330
Zone 4 - Vote on Tuesday, November 8th
Jim Connell 321-436-4557
Daisy Raisler 407-366-3999



Comprehensive Plan Update  2016



Lake Helen
Permit Applications

New Construction within the Gateway Corridor,
including the Woods of Lake Helen


Presented by the Lake Helen Events Committee & the City of Lake Helen

Lake Helen, FL, October 29, 2016– The City of Lake Helen will be hosting their annual Family Fall Fest from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Lake Helen Equestrian Center located at 321 Pleasant Street Lake Helen, FL 32744.

The City will be providing a safe environment for families to partake in Halloween activities with the 
quaint charm of Historic Lake Helen “The Gem Florida”. 

Free Admission & Free Parking For the Fall Fest

Come on out and join us for a Family Friendly Fall Fest with Lake Helen’s 5th Annual Family Fall Fest & Trunk or Treat

Carnival Games & Prizes
Trunk or Treat
Costume Contest
Dunk Tank
Pumpkin Chunking
Pony Rides
Face Painting
Balloon Animals
Food Trucks
50/50 Raffle Cash Prize
Plus Live Music by Karegan Wodz


Lake Helen Haunted House
Are you Brave Enough? 
Join us for a bone chilling tour of where Mayberry meets the Twilight Zone in our very own Lake Helen Sanitarium.

$5.00 Unlimited Entry
tickets at the door

For Volunteer information Contact Kelly Frasca 305-793-3303

Check out our website at


City of Lake Helen offers Florida Licensing On Wheels at City Hall Monthly in 2016 from 10AM until 2PM in the First Floor Conference Room inside City Hall.

Dates for 2016:       
Monday, November 28, 2016    

Florida Licensing On Wheels mobile offices brings motorist services directly to the Customer. FLOW mobiles offer the following services:

Convert out of state license ($48.00)                                  
Renewals ($48.00 for Class E; fees vary for CDL)
Replacements for lost or stolen license ($25 00)           
Address/name changes ($25.00)
ID cards ($25.00)                                                                       
Reinstatements (fees vary)
Emergency Contact Information Registration (free)    
Tag renewals (fees vary)

There is no testing of any kind (CDL, Hazmat, Learners permits or driving test)

Visit to find out how you can take advantage of the services provided by the team at Community Outreach Specialist who are committed to excellence. Payment Methods Accepted: Cash, Check, and all type of Credit Cards.  For additional information please contact