A Message from Clermont Mayor Gail Ash
We hope you are staying healthy during these challenging times.
After careful consideration and discussion with City Manager Darren Gray, we have decided to reopen the city’s boat ramp and all city parks with select amenities starting Fri., May 1. Tennis courts will be the only sports courts to reopen at this time. Park hours will be from sunrise to sunset.
COVID-19: Latest Updates

  • May 1: The City of Clermont Boat Ramp and city parks with select amenities reopened May 1. News release here.
  • April 30: Lake County Government announced that it will move its Clermont drive-thru testing site to the Clermont Arts & Recreation Center starting May 5. Details here.
  • April 29: The governor announced that Phase 1 of his plan to reopen Florida will go into effect 12:01 a.m. May 4. Read his executive order here and FAQs about it here.
  • April 28: The city council held its second semi-virtual city council meeting. Details here.

  • What is the governor's plan to reopen Florida?
  • Where can I get tested?
  • Who should wear a face mask?
  • How many cases are in Clermont?
  • How can I pay my utility bill?
  • Can I still apply for a permit?
  • Is the city still doing inspections?
COVID-19: Important Resources
  • Florida Department of Health
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency
  • World Health Organization

  • City of Clermont
  • Lake County Government
  • State of Florida
  • U.S. Government

  • 211
  • Local Food Assistance
  • Senior Shopping Hours
  • Employ Florida
  • Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida
  • National Center for Disaster Fraud
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency
  • South Lake Chamber of Commerce
  • Florida Division of Emergency Management 
  • Elevate Lake Economic Development
  • Volunteer Connect

Honoring Officer Buckley

It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of Officer Conrad Buckley. He served the City of Clermont diligently for two years as a patrol officer. He tested positive for COVID-19 after attending a family emergency in Boston and succumbed to the illness on April 27.

The general public is welcome to attend the funeral service virtually via Facebook Live at 2 p.m. Sat., May 2 on the Clermont Police Department (FL) Facebook Page.
Master Plan Updates

  • Downtown Streetscape construction continues. Phase 1 brings improvements to West Avenue and Osceola Street with an estimated completion of this summer. Osceola Street has been brick paved between 8th Street West Avenue. West Avenue will be closed starting Mon., May 4 until ~June 22 from Minneola Street to Osceola Street to continue improving our streets.
  • Art Walk construction is progressing. The roof is going up to shade the southern portion of the Art Walk, which cuts through the heart of our downtown.
Clermont Performing Arts Center Presents 'Nunsense'

  • Who: Presented by Moonlight Players Theatre
  • What: Get ready to laugh out loud at a musical comedy
  • When: June 5-7
  • Where: Clermont Performing Arts Center Black Box Theater
Birthday Wishes for the City Manager

City Manager Darren Gray celebrated his 50th birthday on April 28.