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The Bushnell City Council consists of five voting members: Mayor, Vice Mayor and three members each running on four year terms for seats one through five and each having one vote. The Council Chambers are located on the first floor of the Bushnell City Hall at 117 E. Joe P. Strickland, Jr. Avenue.

An affirmative vote of three members is necessary to transact municipal business. The City Council’s regular meetings are held once monthly on the first Monday of the month at 6:00 pm.

The City Council legislate City Ordinances, adopt Resolutions, approve policies, adopt budgets, set the milage rate and conduct other municipal business.

The current Council consists of :

  • Mayor – Bil Spaude
  • Vice Mayor – Bill Durham
  • Council Members:
    • Joe P. Strickland Jr
    • Dale Swain
    • Karen Davis

Councilman Swain has held office for over 24 years.

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 CITY COUNCIL QUALIFICATION PERIOD FOR SEATS 3, 5 AND THE MAYOR WILL BE 12:00 NOON ON JUNE 18, 2018 AND ENDS AT 12:00 NOON ON JUNE 22, 2018.

ALL INTERESTED ELECTORS OF THE CITY OF BUSHNELL CAN CONTACT THE SUMTER COUNTY SUPERVISOR OF ELECTIONS FOR INFORAMTION AND QUESTIONS REGARDING THE UPCOMING ELECTION, 352-569-1540.

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, The City of Bushnell will be holding a Special Meeting on Monday, March 26, 2018 at 6:00 pm in the Bushnell Council Chambers located at 117 E Joe P. Strickland Jr. Ave. The purpose of the meeting will be for the interviews of the City Manager Applicants.

All interested citizens are urged to attend.

      

 

 

The Board of Adjustment and Code Enforcement (BACE) is scheduled to meet on April 10, 2018 @ 5:30 pm

Public Welcome and Urged to Attend!

You can find the agenda online at www.cityofbushnellfl.com

 

PUBLIC NOTICE

CITY OF BUSHNELL

Emergency Public Meeting

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, The City of Bushnell will be holding an emergency meeting on February 12, 2018 at 6:00 pm in the Bushnell Council Chambers located at 117 E Joe P. Strickland Jr. Ave for the discussion and/or approval to fill a vacancy for an interim City Manager.

All interested citizens are urged to attend.

City Clerk
Christina Dixon

Project Name: City of Bushnell, Hurricane Irma - Debris Removal

 

Sealed bids will be received by the City of Bushnell, Florida, (Owner), until 3:00 PM, local time, December, 28th, 2017, at the office of:

 

Ms. Christina Dixon
Bushnell City Hall
P.O. Box 115
117 E. Joe P. Strickland Jr. Avenue
Bushnell, Florida 33513
(352) 793-2591
Fax (352) 793-2711

 

For the removal of Brush/Vegetation of the following described Project:

 

The purpose of this Request for Proposal is to solicit bids to remove brush/ vegetation. The contractor shall remove all brush/vegetation from site. Approximately 4,000 yards of Brush/Vegetation.

 

The project site is located at Bushnell Public Works 211 Southland Place Bushnell, FL 33513. Prospective companies interested in viewing the proposed work should contact the Public Works Director, Mike Eastburn, Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Mr. Eastburn can be contacted via email  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by phone at 352-793-3907.

 

Bids will be opened publicly by the Bushnell City Clerk on December 28, 2017 at 3:05 PM and filed with the City Clerk. Tabulations and recommendations will be presented to the Bushnell City Council.

 

The Contract period is 30 calendar days to substantial completion.

 

No Bid Bond Required.

 

Bids will not be valid unless sealed in an envelope and marked “SEALED BID” and identified by the name of the firm bidding, name of project, and date and time of bid opening.

CITY OF BUSHNELL PUBLIC RECORDS CUSTODIAN:
CITY CLERK
 CHRISTINA DIXON
PHONE: 352-793-2591
EXT. 1112

PO BOX 115
BUSHNELL, FL  33513
117 E. JOE P. STRICKLAND JR. AVE.

City Website:  
WWW.CITYOFBUSHNELLFL.COM

On January 5, 2017 City Attorney, Felix Adams gave the Induction and Oath of Office for the newly elected Bushnell City Officials. Vice-Mayor/Councilman Bill Durham, Seat 2; Councilman Dale Swain, Seat 4; and Christina Dixon, City Clerk were sworn in for another term of office.

The City of Bushnell Code of Ordinances is now available online through Municode.

Click here to view ALL ordinances.

The purpose of this committee is to review the City of Bushnell Charter (laws that govern the way the City does business) and recommend any changes to the City Council to be placed on a referendum vote for the November 8, 2016 election.

The committee members are:

  • Bruce Hickle - Chairman
  • Christina Dixon - City Clerk/Secretary
  • Councilor Karen Davis
  • Lois McLaughlin
  • Rusty Mask
  • Joyce Watson
  • TJ Taylor
  • Hal Lyons

The City of Bushnell will be holding our Charter Review Committee Meetings the 1st Wednesday of each month, at 5:15 pm, in the Bushnell Council Chambers, located at 117 E. Joe P. Strickland Jr. Avenue.

Citizen involvement is highly recommended to gain public input for the Charter Meetings. All interested citizens are urged to attend the meetings.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Christina Dixon, City Clerk at Bushnell City Hall 352-793-2591.

The City of Bushnell will be holding our Charter Review Committee Meetings the 1st Wednesday of each month, at 5:15 in the Bushnell Council Chambers located at 117 E. Joe P. Strickland, Jr. Avenue. The committee members are: Bruce Hickle - Chairman, Christina Dixon - City Clerk/Secretary, Councilor Karen Davis, Lois McLaughlin, Rusty Mask, Joyce Watson, TJ Taylor and Hal Lyons.

The purpose of this committee is to review the City of Bushnell Charter (laws that govern the way the City does business) and recommend any changes to the City Council to be placed on a referendum vote for the November 8, 2016 election.

Citizen involvement is highly recommended to gain public input for the Charter Meetings. All interested citizens are urged to attend the meetings. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Christina Dixon, City Clerk at Bushnell City Hall 352-793-2591.  

Christina Dixon
City Clerk

For a detailed list of upcoming meetings, please open the attachment below.

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