Greetings from the Mayor’s Office….
The holiday season is upon us and it’s beginning to look like Christmas everywhere.
Our annual Christmas Parade and Christmas Tree Lighting along with the Festival of Trees will take place this Saturday- December 2nd, beginning at 4:40 with the parade and 6:00 for the Tree Lighting.
Please make your plans to attend as much work has gone into these events and many thanks to Tom and Barbara Tilman for organizing the events.
The only City Council meeting for the month will be held on December 12th at 9:00 am in the city chambers.
At the last city council meeting- the council voted to allow the Sheriff’s Rodeo at Hammock Bay on March 23-24,2018, so watch for advertising on this event coming soon proceeds from this event will help the Westonwood Ranch which is being built here in the Freeport area. Other events coming up is the Miss Freeport Pageants to be held on March 10th, 2018 at the high school, announcements for the sign ups begin in January so watch for this advertisement as well.
The city council is still in the process of working out the agreement with the sewer issues at the Brandon Oaks area, the attorney is working out the details of the changes. Mr. Bill Imfeld, Director of the EDA will be a guest speaker at the December 12th meeting to bring the council up to date on the Industrial Park at Freeport. City hall will be closed December 25 and 26 for the Christmas Holiday.
Wishing each of you a wonderful holiday season and a Merry Christmas.