Category Archives: Mayor Sam Pennant , Ryan Taylor and Deena Ware

Town of Dundee Commission Meeting and Swearing In Ceremony …

On Tuesday, 9th May,2017 , the Town of Dundee held its bi-weekly Town Commission Meeting where they had an agenda scheduled for discussion. Also taking place on the date in question was the official swearing-in ceremony for the town’s newest Commission Members , Commissioner Steve Glenn , Seat number 2 , reelected unopposed and Rukhsana Harper ,Seat 4. The two newly elected members will serve on the five-member commission board, headed by Mayor Sam Pennant , with veteran members Bertram ‘Bert’ Goddard and Willie Quarles , incoming Vice Mayor.

This slideshow requires JavaScript.


As a precursor to the Commission Meeting , the Town with its invited guests of visiting dignitaries from neighboring Polk County municipalities, the local county government agency and town residents were also invited to a part-take of the hors-d’oeuvres prepared by Remington Miller of Axis Mundi Enterprises , a locally based Personal Event and Catering Company.


Rukhsana Harper is seen here taking her oath of office as she is sworn in Town Commissioner for Seat 4 on the Dundee Town Board of Commissioners . Officiating the ceremony is Town Attorney Frederick J Murphy Jr of Boswell & Dunlap LLP

The Town of Dundee of has seen significant growth under the current administration and much of this has come down to the sound fiscal policies put in place by Town Manager Ryan Taylor and his staff with the backing of the Commissioners. It is certainly hoped that in the coming years we can see this being sustained , while the quality of life for Dundee’s residents continues to improve alongside the economic impact made by our local businesses.

A quick You-tube slide-show.

Town of Dundee
P O Box 1000
Dundee, FL 33838
Website :
Facebook :

Boswell & Dunlap LLP
245 South Central Ave
Bartow , FL 33830
Telephone number : (863) 617-7336
Website :

Picture gallery and by clicking on an individual frame you can view that picture in a reformatted size along with a narrative.


Presentation ….



Julie Feagle , Library Superintendent for the   Dundee Public Library gave a presentation to the     Town of Dundee’s Commissioners   at the bi-weekly Town Hall Meeting held at the Dundee Municipal Complex, on Tuesday, 10 th May, 2016, detailing her job criteria and that of the services made available to the public and the town’s residents.

This slideshow requires JavaScript.



As part of her presentation Julie made the commissioners aware of the inner workings of the facility as well as informing them of the services available to the public and the assistance provided by Library Staff employees , Eileen Young and Kaliyah Monroe as well the volunteers of the Dundee Public Library. Many of these volunteers in question , volunteer their time through   Friends of The Library Dundee Inc   or they are high school students gaining some work experience through volunteer hours, while obtaining valuable experience and extra curricular credit for their community activities and volunteerism.

In her presentation Julie was able to emphasize the work done by the Dundee Public Library and the volume of the patronage in terms visitors to the facility each month, which is quite considerable given the town’s demographics and is locale within Central Polk County. The Dundee Public Library is one of seventeen libraries within Polk County and is part of the Polk County Library Cooperative , which is headquartered in Bartow, Florida.



By clicking  on  an  individual  image   you  can  view  that  picture  in  a  reformatted  size  alongside  a  narrative.


Mayor  Sam Pennant , his fellow Town Commissioners  well as Town Manager   Ryan Taylor    and  Town Clerk    Deena Ware  as well as members of the public and the town’s residents were all present at the presentation made by Julie Feagle senior staff members , all of which was warmly received by those in attendance.

Town of Dundee
PO Box 1000
202 East Main Street
Dundee ,FL , 33838-1000
Telephone number (863) 438-8330
Twitter :
Website :

Dundee Public Library
202 East Main Street
Dundee , FL 33838
Telephone number : (863) 439-9424 : :
Website :