Dennis Wardlow (born c. 1944) is a former mayor of Key West, Florida, having served on three occasions.
|Prime Minister of the Conch Republic|
|Assumed office |
April 23, 1982
|Mayor of Key West|
|Preceded by||Tom Sawyer|
|Succeeded by||Sheila Mullins|
|Preceded by||Tony Tarracino|
|Succeeded by||Tom Sawyer|
|Preceded by||Charles "Sonny" McCoy|
|Succeeded by||Richard Heyman|
He is best known for being the prime minister of the Conch Republic, the micronation that seceded from the United States on April 23, 1982, in protest over a United States Border Patrol blockade which severely damaged the tourism economy of the Florida Keys.