The City of Orlando is hiring a temporary Event Coordinator Assistant for the Harry P. Leu Gardens (Website). The position is responsible for providing customer service to clients including processing high volume calls, one-on-one...
A new non-profit called the Winter Park Land Trust (Website) will host a launch party at the end of the month at the Winter Park Farmers' Market. According to their website, the Trust...
The Downtown Arts District is hosting their Third Thursday Gallery Hop on February 21 at a different venue this month as their new home at the Rogers Kiene Building continues to be built out. The new venue, located at 108...
Edgewood, Florida, while some may call it Orlando, is really its own City, with a population of roughly 2,500+ people. So as we continue with this #bringtoorlando piece, please bear in mind, we just want this business to move...
PROMO: The Mennello Museum of American Art (Facebook | Website) will host their fifth annual Indie-Folkfest in their nearby sculpture garden on Lake Formosa. This year's iteration of the popular, all ages event for people and their pets will take place...
Rollins College Environmental Studies professor, Leslie Poole, was featured in a documentary about the Everglades on Tuesday, January 15 on PBS. The Swamp (Website) looks at historic efforts by Man to tame and shape the Florida Everglades, starting in the 19th...
Mead Botanical Garden (Website) has just carried out a long-overdue renovation of their clubhouse building, located at the heart of the Winter Park park space. The 3,000 SF building was originally built in the 1970s by the Winter Park Garden...
College Park West area residents and business owners are invited to attend two upcoming community meetings to receive an update on plans for the new park space at The Packing District. Join City Commissioners, Robert Stuart and Regina Hill, as...
The Orlando branch of international environmental watchdog, The Nature Conservancy (Website), is looking for a new Program Manager for the City Beautiful. The Orlando Cities Program Manager is responsible for shaping and implementing strategies in the Orlando Metro area that...
"I would like to know why this year Lake Eola has absolutely no Christmas lights except for the tree ... Where are they this year?" - Chris Kowalski Every year the City of Orlando has been decorating the Central Business...
The College Park Neighborhood Association recently issued a call for participation to help push forward plans with the Florida Department of Transportation to continue a Complete Street initiative for Edgewater Drive. The CPNA is asking for feedback via an Online Public...
A Master Site Plan for the development of The Packing District's largest park has just been submitted to the City of Orlando along with a project narrative outlining the intention of the developer for greater connectivity to the surrounding...
According to a release out of Creative Village yesterday, funding has come through for their first market-rate apartment building. SunTrust Robinson Humphrey has arranged a $66 million loan for The Allen Morris Company and Ustler Development, Inc, the team behind...
PROMO: Snap! Orlando (Website) is ready to launch their new CITY UNSEEN, an ongoing public art project featuring in-gallery experiences and installations across Orlando. This project showcases a variety of Augmented Reality, or AR, experiences, with works by internationally renowned artists...
The City of Orlando Historic Preservation Board has released their latest calendar in an ongoing series that celebrates Orlando’s treasured landmarks and National Register properties and sponsored by McCoy Federal Credit Union. Each year’s calendar features photographs by Orlando residents...
UPDATE - October 22, 2018-Lake Alert for Clear Lake LIFTED A lake alert has been issued for Clear Lake due to possible elevated fecal coliform counts due to a sanitary sewer overflow. Heavy grease deposits in a gravity line led to a...
More updated plans for the 200-acre Packing District project in west College Park have been filed with the City of Orlando including some added parcels and updated street grid plans. The original Planned Development paperwork refers to the project as the...
Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer is joining Lake Eola Charter School students for a 10-minute walk to Lake Eola Park at 11 a.m. Wednesday, October 10 for National Walk to a Park Day. The event is part of a national commitment...
SPONSORED: On the weekend of October 13 and 14, the Winter Park Chamber of Commerce will bring more than 180 artists from all over the state to showcase their paintings, pottery, sculpture, and more for their 45th Annual Winter...
We often get photographs and tips from our Bungalower readers of things that are happening around town, so we have started featuring them on the site in a series called Eyes on the Street, in honor of our favorite urbanist Jane...
The Winter Park Tennis Center will reopen to the public on Saturday, September 29 at 9 a.m. The Center, located at 1075 Azalea Lane , has served as a space for Winter Park residents to enjoy tennis for the past...
The City of Winter Park announced on their Twitter channel late last week that they would be closing the Dinky Dock park as a result of poor water quality. The popular beachfront park and boat ramp, tucked behind Rollins College on...
American Planning Association Florida (Website) is looking for nominations for the Great Places in Florida award. The APA FL celebrates streets, neighborhoods, public spaces, and downtowns throughout the state that have "exemplary character, quality, and planning." A great place should have...
The City of Orlando is hosting a free event for residents and businesses to safely recycle electronics and household textiles on Saturday, August 11 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Orlando residents can help prevent lead, mercury and other toxic materials from ending up in local...
Plans have been submitted by Highwoods Properties, Inc., to renovate the exterior of the Eola Park Centre office building at 200 E. Robinson Street in Downtown Orlando. The subject site is bounded on the north side by East Robinson,...