Administration

The Administration Department is responsible for:

  • Providing the overall direction for the Town in accordance with the policies established by the Town Council
  • Assuring that operations are conducted economically, efficiently, and effectively
  • Overseeing programs, operations and policies
  • Preparing, reviewing, and monitoring the annual operating budget for the Town

The Town Manager is responsible for:

  • Making recommendations to the Council
  • Implementing any action taken by the Council
  • Making budget recommendations to the Town Council
  • Overseeing Town departments

Robert Smith


Town Manager
Office: (407) 876-2563 x 5324
Cell: (407) 797-5004
Fax: (407) 876-0103
Email: rsmith@town.windermere.fl.us

 

The Administrative Assistant is responsible for:

PASSES

PERMITS

  • Film
  • Garage Sale
  • Open House
  • Special Event Permit
  • Tree Removal
    • Per FL Statute 163.045:
      Tree pruning, trimming, or removal on residential property.—
      (1) A local government may not require a notice, application, approval, permit, fee, or mitigation for the pruning, trimming, or removal of a tree on residential property if the property owner obtains documentation from an arborist certified by the International Society of Arboriculture or a Florida licensed landscape architect that the tree presents a danger to persons or property.
      (2) A local government may not require a property owner to replant a tree that was pruned, trimmed, or removed in accordance with this section.

RENTALS

APPLICATIONS

REQUESTS

Diane Edwards


Administrative Assistant
Office (407) 876-2563 x 5321
Fax: (407) 876-0103
Email: dedwards@town.windermere.fl.us
(Monday – Friday; 8:00am – 5:00pm)

Lilian Colli


Administrative Assistant II
Office: (407) 876-2563 x 5327
Fax: (407) 876-0103
Email: lcolli@town.windermere.fl.us
(Monday – Friday; 10:00am – 2:30pm)
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**Please note that only residents of the Town of Windermere are eligible to purchase park pass/boat ramp keys and tennis keys. Additionally, only residents need to apply for permits to remove trees or hold garage sales/open houses. Not every person with a “Windermere” street address is actually part of the incorporated Town.

Please contact Diane Edwards at the Town Office to determine if you are within the incorporated limits of the Town. The current HOAs that are part of the incorporated Town are below (please note, Summerport and Keene’s Pointe are *NOT* within Windermere):

  • Estancia
  • Lake Crescent Reserve
  • Marina Bay
  • Sunset Bay
  • The Manors
  • The Willows at Lake Rhea
  • Windermere Oaks
  • Windermere Reserve

You may also check on the Orange County Property Appraiser website (non-residents with a Windermere street address will show municipality as “Un-Incorporated”): Orange County, Florida Property Appraiser Website