Participate in Local Government

Board of County Commissioners Agendas

The Lafayette County Commission will hold a regular meeting on Monday, September 23, 2013 at 5:30 p.m. The meeting will be held in the County Commissioner’s Meeting Room at the Lafayette County Courthouse in Mayo, Florida. Listed below is an agenda for the meeting.
By Order Of:

Lance Lamb, Chairman
Lafayette County Commission

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Fun Around Lafayette County Florida

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There are lots of things to do in and around Lafayette County Florida:

28th of June – There will be a Beekeeping Class at the Lafayette County Florida Library at 6:00pm here in Mayo, Florida.

29th of June – the Salt Water Cowboys will be playing at the Suwannee River Rendezvous RV Resort.

4th of July – There will be free Fireworks display at the Edward Perry Sports Complex at 9:00pm at the Edward Perry Sports Complex.

If you have an upcoming event at your church, club, school or business and would like to share it with us, please use the CONTACT US form and send us the details. We are creating a community calendar and could use more information to share with friends, family, visitors and all the local residents. We can post pictures and flyers to the website for you.
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Student Reporters and Business Websites


We have finally gotten our website filled out with lots of information about Lafayette County Florida. And now we are looking for Student Intern Reporters and Guest Reporters to write about events, sports, business and general happenings within the county.

Each student intern will be responsible for their assigned area, research their own articles, interview their subjects, take pictures and write their own articles. Each intern will receive credit for their writing and a letter of recommendation at the end of their term of service. We prefer that the students be living in Lafayette County Florida and between the ages of 16 to 18. Those under 18 will need a parent’s signature on the application before being accepted. Each reporter needs access to a computer, the internet, a digital camera (or decent camera cellphone) and love to write. The interns will only have to post one article a week each as well as do their own editing, arrange the pictures on the post, updated our pages when necessary and promote our website and the articles to their friends and family. Continue reading “Student Reporters and Business Websites”

Mayo Library and Facebook

Mayo Florida Library is a Branch of 3 Rivers Library System
Mayo Florida Library is a Branch of 3 Rivers Library System
While we are gathering information, getting more pictures, talking to more businesses in and around Mayo we thought we would create a Facebook page to go along with our website. The more people who know of what Mayo has to offer and share that with their friends and relatives the better. We want to promote all the businesses in Lafayette County Florida as well as bring new businesses into the area. The more people who visit the area, shop in the stores, use the county services and buy homes the better for everyone who enjoys this area. Continue reading “Mayo Library and Facebook”


MayoFLA05062013 (49)Welcome to the first posting of the Town of Mayo informational website. We are gathering information about the town of Mayo, Florida and the surrounding county of Lafayette. Mayo is the county seat of Lafayette County Florida. We are going to include information about the local businesses including restaurants, places to get food, gas, buy supplies, places to stay and just because stuff. We will be posting information about the area schools, recreational areas, churches and more. We are encouraging locals to send us information about local events, flea markets, sporting events, sales, and whatever else they want to share with their local community and the surrounding area.
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