Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer and District 4 Commissioner Patty Sheehan are inviting city residents to provide input on the development of the Future-Ready City Masterplan at a community meeting on Tuesday, February 4 from 6-8 p.m.
Looking for some great hands-on activities with your children that will expose them to volunteerism, hard work, and community spirit? Bungalower is partnering with local tech-guru Gregg Pollack and his children to spotlight some of the amazing...
Orlando is ramping up to finally launch some scooters since passing the new Motorized Scooters Pilot Program ordinance this past December. At this time, roughly four different companies have applied for a scooter...
On January 16, the Winter Park City Commission approved the Orange Avenue Overlay District in a 3-2 vote that has some chins wagging. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t1phmRRjfII&w=948&h=533] The 95-acre Overlay District is...
Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer announced four new senior staff appointments on Wednesday, January 15 that really translated to some shuffling of key personnel. Frank Billingsley, who has served as the mayor's Chief of...
SPONSORED: The Harry P. Leu Gardens (Facebook | Website) are hosting a new interactive exhibit through April 5, 2020 that's all about playing games. Nature of the Game features your favorite childhood games...
The Orlando Economic Partnership (Website) is currently accepting applications for the second year of its Orlando Technology Community Support Pilot Program. The program, in partnership with the City of Orlando, will provide matching grants up...
SPONSORED: The Orange County Regional History Center will celebrate Orange County’s official beginnings with free admission and fun activities for the whole family at the second annual Heritage Day on January 25. This year’s...
The Florida Department of Corrections has been engaged in a contract to provide inmate labor crews to the City of Orlando to assist in maintaining landscape areas for a number of years and that contract is scheduled...
Looking for some great hands-on activities with your children that will expose them to volunteerism, hard work, and community spirit? Bungalower is partnering with local tech-guru Gregg Pollack and his children to spotlight some of the amazing...
CityArts and the Downtown Arts District hosted a community fundraiser at their new headquarters in the historic Rogers Kiene Building on January 11 to fund an ambitious courtyard expansion planned for a long-ignored alleyway that encircles the...
The City of Orlando is pushing forward with a number of changes to its current Tree Protection policies. The changes were pitched to the Families, Parks and Recreation Department Board earlier in 2019.
The Municipal Planning Board will hear a pitch to revise Part 4(2) R of Chapter 48 of City Code that would delete the current caps on Medical Marijuana Treatment Centers within city limits and remove restrictions on...
Orlando is beautiful, yes, but we can always make it better, and taking a back seat in helping our city to realize its full potential is something we're not really about. Let's get up there and shake...
The Downtown Arts District will host a special event on January 11 at 7 p.m. in the CityArts building to raise funds for an outdoor public event space concept. Interstruct, Inc. (Website), is...
The United Arts of Central Florida has just released its list of 34 organizations that will be receiving over $2,288,000 in Operating Support Grants for the new year. UA awards grants through a three-tiered...
The Community Redevelopment Agency and the Downtown Development Board, along with a little help from the City of Orlando, really stepped up their Christmas light game this year and retired their old decorations that had been clinging...
The City of Winter Park and Winter Park Public Library will host another Don’t Pitch It – Fix It event on Saturday, January 4 from 2- p.m. The community repair workshop will take place...
The Orange County Property Appraiser office has brought back its crowdsourced holiday light display map for county residents for the second year. The map can be found HERE and allows homeowners to submit their...
The SoDo District is getting fancy new crosswalks at multiple intersections throughout the district, including the following intersections: Orange Avenue and Grant StreetOrange Avenue and Michigan StreetOrange and Pineloch Avenue The...
Looking for some great hands-on activities with your children that will expose them to volunteerism, hard work, and community spirit? Bungalower is partnering with local tech-guru Gregg Pollack and his children to spotlight some of the amazing...
Orlando City Council approved a one-year pilot program that will allow scooters in city limits. Under the proposal, companies could be allowed to pepper the city with fleets of up to 400 scooters,...
Bakari Burns is the new District 6 commissioner. Burns managed to defeat Gary "anti-droopy drawers" Siplin by winning 68 percent of the vote to Siplin's 32 percent of just under 3,000 votes. Only...
Looking for some great hands-on activities with your children that will expose them to volunteerism, hard work, and community spirit? Bungalower is partnering with local tech-guru Gregg Pollack and his children to spotlight some of the amazing...
The following tips are provided by the City of Orlando. Here are some tips to keep in mind before, during and after you make that yummy holiday meal:   Use...