We told you HERE in October 2017 that the City of Orlando was interested in converting an empty lot in the Central Business District into a modern "interactive public gathering space" and it seems that the initiative...
An Orlando-based company, Trident Real Estate Investments, LLC., is looking for approvals to build a proposed three-story apartment complex at 5750 Stonewall Jackson Road where 90 percent of its 72 units would qualify as affordable housing.
The Florida Department of Transportation is getting ready to implement, with the City of Orlando, the final design for the Robinson Street Corridor in downtown Orlando. City Council will vote to support a resolution...
The latest sculpture in the ongoing I-4 Ultimate Art Endownment Program has been announced and it is by none other than local/international artist, JEFRË, who is currently exhibiting works at the Orlando Museum of Art through January...
The Mennello Museum of American Art (Facebook | Website) is hosting a traveling poster exhibition entitled Votes For Women: A Portrait Of Persistence that celebrates the centennial of the 19th Amendment and explores the women's suffrage movement....
EDIT: The original headline of this post said the chairs were at Lake Ivanhoe, which was incorrect. The chairs are located at Lake Highland. Commissioner Patti Sheehan, with the help of Commissioner Robert...
The Orange County Convention Center wants everyone to know that it has space available for local arts organizations. The Chapin Auditorium and lecture halls are available for performing organizations, and other rooms and...
Yelp, the crowd-sourced food-rating app, has just added an alert option that will flag businesses that are accused of "overtly racist actions." Yelp has already been known to place Public Attention Alerts at the...
Lake Eola Park is getting a master plan that could change the flow of Orlando's iconic public park for future generations. The park, crowned by the historic Linton E. Allen Memorial Fountain, currently...
The City of Orlando and OUC are launching a new program to incentivize electric vehicles. Through the Electrified Dealers Program, dealerships will receive incentives for selling electric vehicles, (EV) as part of OUC's...
Lime (Website) will be giving out free rides on November 3 to help people get to their polling stations on Election Day. Lime is offering free scooter and bike rides, where available, with...
The City of Orlando is hiring for an Equity Official position in part of its efforts to normalize social and racial equity in City Hall. The Equity Official will be responsible for administrative...
Orange County is launching a new series of parking standards and enforcement tools in order to be able to enforce better parking standards on the public right-of-way. A press release issued by the...
UPDATE: The City Commission Work Session has been rescheduled from October 8 to 1-3 p.m. October 15 instead. The City of Winter Park is asking for feedback on a recently-released report on its...
The Milk District Main Street (Facebook | Website) is hoping to expand its borders but is looking for public feedback first. The plan to expand includes absorbing a section of Robinson Street up...
The Orlando Economic Partnership (Facebook | Website) has announced the launch of a new four-event conference of virtual sessions focused on sharing "recovery strategies for small business, the future of talent development, and innovation."
The City of Orlando will reopen all 47 public playgrounds and 14 outdoor fitness pods starting Friday, September 18. The announcement was made by Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer at the Orange County press...
As an extension of our recently launched milk crate furniture project in Orlando's Milk District Main Street, we have recently unleashed some more pop-up street furniture in the City Beautiful, and this time they're in Ivanhoe Village....
The City of Orlando has launched a new citywide Curbside Pick-up Program that will begin on Wednesday, September 16. The new program is meant to increase the ease of to-go operations at local...
The Nook on Robinson (Facebook | Website) will host a mass screaming event in its parking lot at 2432 E. Robinson Street , because 2020. The Nook crew is inviting guests to join...
Local philanthropist Ted Haddock is trying to install a monument at Lake Lorna Doone Park. The "Barrier Breakers Monument," would be paid in part by the Edward E. Haddock Jr. Family Foundation, and...
The Mustard Seed of Central Florida (Facebook | Website) is a local organization that collects donations of furniture, appliances, household items, and other essentials that are needed to make a home, and furnishes entire houses for qualifying...
The Orange County Parks and Recreation Division is looking for public feedback on its plans for local trails and is gathering input in order to improve its outdoor recreation and trail network options.
The Winter Park Chamber of Commerce launched an Economic Task Force in August with a mission to develop safe initiatives that would stimulate businesses and the local economy during the COVID-19 pandemic. The...
The City of Orlando is looking to launch a Temporary Use Permit for a temporary "parklet" program in the Downtown CRA. The proposed program is meant to allow for temporary permits for business...