Town Manager

Town Manager  

The Town of Lake Park has a Commission/Manager form of government, and the Commission appoints the Town Manager. The Town Manager serves as the Chief Administrative Officer for the Town. The Manager's chief obligation is to provide quality of life services to the Town's 9,000 residents in an effective, efficient and transparent manner. According to the Town Charter, the Manager also implements policy decisions at the direction of the Commission, directs the Town's daily activities, prepares and oversees the Town's annual budget, and supervises the Town's employees and departments.

The Town Manager also serves as the Executive Director of the Town's Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA), and fosters an environment that encourages economic growth and development throughout the Town.  

The Manager keeps residents and local businesses apprised of Town activities through the Town's newsletters, website and e-blasts. The Manager also notifies residents about local referenda issues related to the Town.

John D'Agostino was appointed by the commission as Town Manager of Lake Park on May 1, 2015.

Mr. D'Agostino has thirty-two years of public service experience.  He began his career at the State House in Boston, Massachusetts in 1981 and then worked for the City of Springfield for more than thirteen years.  During his service with the City of Springfield, Mayor Robert T. Markel appointed him to the Springfield Police Commission.  He has managed the towns of Blackstone, Mansfield and Abington in the state of Massachusetts.  He served as City Manager for the City of Monroe in the state of North Carolina.

Mr. D'Agostino holds a BA degree in Liberal Arts with a concentration in Political Science from Syracuse University as well as a Masters Degree in Human Resource Development from American International College and a Masters Degree in Public Administration from the University of Hartford, Barney School of Business. 

Mr. D'Agostino and his wife Catherine reside in the Town of Lake Park.  

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