Ohuta Park

Mayor: Join us as we discuss Ohuta Park

Apr 18, 2018
Next week the City Council and staff will be holding a workshop and special meeting to discuss potential development plans for the city-owned land at the Ohuta Park waterfront area. The meeting will be held at city hall on Tuesday, April 24 at 5 PM and it will be televised on cable TV and on our...

Workshop scheduled on Ohuta-marina beach area

Apr 11, 2018
The Lake City City Council will meet April 24 at 5 p.m. to try to answer three questions posed by the Lake City Planning Commission about the marina area between Ohuta Park and the inner harbor. The planning commission met with the Marina Board on April 3 to look over plans to replace the marina...

Letter: A few comments about Lake City

Mar 21, 2018
To the editor: My first comment is for good ole girl Donna Halverson, and her one woman battle to get Lake City to stand up and pay attention. You get a big “that a girl” from me and how I appreciate your words of wisdom related to the most valuable piece of real estate this town has and we do...

Letter: A simple formula for a beach revival

Feb 28, 2018
To the editor: There was a time when the Lake City bathing beach resembled the water parks of today (only on a smaller scale). The focal point was a giant wooden slide. At first glance it almost resembled the roller coaster at the fair. Closer inspection revealed carriages that would ride a rail...

Letter: Beach rejuvenation possible, if we get off our duffs

Jan 24, 2018
To the editor: The light at the end of a cold winter is the anticipation of warm sunny days at our beautiful beach. Unfortunately control of the beach is in the hands of people who obviously view it as a nuisance, an afterthought, when it should be one of Lake City’s premier attractions. Travel...

Council orders year-round beach house replacement

Jan 17, 2018
The Lake City City Council appears to have settled a long-simmering debate Jan. 8 when it voted to replace the existing beach house at the Lake City Marina with one that can be used year-round. The vote came as the council considered a request from the marina board to commission a design for a...

Letter: City should overrule marina on bathhouse

Oct 5, 2017
To the editor: For the past two summers it’s been nice to see  people having fun at the beach flying with Eagle Hang Gliding. As usual Lake City thumbs it’s nose at another business. A proposal was made for the  hang gliders to lease the beach house to promote water sports but the marina said no....

TV’s Fireball Run comes to Lake City

Aug 30, 2017
Amazon TV’s Fireball Run trivial pursuit road rally competition will be filmed in Lake City on Sunday, Sept. 24. Contestants, film crews and the show’s producers are expected to arrive around 11 a.m. in Ohuta Park, at Park and Chestnut Streets in Lake City. Spectators are invited to join them...

Letter: Let's keep working on Ohuta Park

Jul 20, 2017
To the editor: Ohuta Park is coming along. Officer Schneider’s image is very outstanding. “The Wave” has been touched up and looks very nice. The new retaining wall is very, very beautiful. The new lawn is coming right along. The next move would be to get the wall builders to complete their job....

Market by the Lake hosts Amundson, then Cagley

Jul 6, 2017
Dennis “Solitaryman” Amundson is this tonight’s (Thursday) entertainer at the Lake City Market by the Lake. Amundson performs songs from the ‘50s, ‘60s and ‘70s. More information at http://www.dennyamundson.com. Next week brings a performance by folk, country and celtic artist Bill Cagley (https://...


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