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Hurricane Irma update from Orlando Utilities Commission (OUC)

Hi, Neighbors – I want to update you on OUC’s efforts ahead of Hurricane Irma. We are working diligently to staff up to 10 times our normal crews. Line techs and tree trimmers from as far away as Ohio, Michigan … Continue reading

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City of Orlando – Hurricane Irma update

Hurricane Irma Update As you continue to get prepared for Hurricane Irma, the City of Orlando wants to help you stay informed. Solid Waste The City will suspend residential garbage, recycling and yard waste pick up starting Sunday, September 10 … Continue reading

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City of Orlando is distributing free sandbags

Sandbags Will Now Also Be Distributed at Camping World Stadium WHAT: The City of Orlando has opened a second location to give sandbags away to help residents prepare for the potential impact of Hurricane Irma. Residents must show proof of … Continue reading

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City of Orlando – Hurricane Irma update

Get Prepared for Hurricane Irma As you continue to get prepared for Hurricane Irma, the City of Orlando wants to help you stay informed. Sandbag Distribution The City of Orlando is giving away sandbags to help residents prepare for the … Continue reading

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SOLAR ECLIPSE MONDAY AUG. 21 — PROTECT YOUR PETS!

Between 2 and 3 PM, Monday, August 21, a near total eclipse will occur in central Florida.  It is very important that you keep pets indoors during this time.  If they stare toward the sun, they will still likely incur … Continue reading

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Utility Scams — be informed and vigilant!

Hi, Neighbors – We want to make sure you’re aware of some common utility scams making their way around town as of late. The first is a door-to-door scam with someone posing as an OUC employee requesting access to homes … Continue reading

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THERE WILL BE TRASH PICKUP ON JULY 4!

There have been numerous inquiries about whether or not the city of Orlando will pick up trash this Tuesday, July 4.  Tuesday is the new trash pickup day in effect now, but many have wondered about July 4, being a … Continue reading

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National Night Out – August 2017

The 34th Annual National Night Out celebration is rapidly approaching across the country. This year’s celebration is scheduled for August 1st, 2017, between the evening hours of 4:00pm-8:00pm.  The Orange County Sheriff’s Office Crime Prevention Unit would like to be … Continue reading

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NEW GARBAGE/RECYCLE BIN SCHEDULE COMING!

Although Fairway Cove and a few other Orlando communities have already been participating in the Pilot program to pick up both Trash and Recycle bins once a week, the schedule is changing in June, 2017. Starting June 26, 2017, Garbage … Continue reading

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22nd Annual Orange County Community Conference

Orange County Government NPRD Staff Orange County Neighborhood Preservation & Revitalization We are inviting you to the best conference in Orange County, our Community Conference! It is a fun day filled with informative workshops, exhibitors, awards, and so much more. … Continue reading

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