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Posted on: September 15, 2022

Police Open House

Open House

The Maitland Police Department will host an open house for the community from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 4, at 1837 Fennell St. Bring the family for station tours, police vehicles and displays. For more information, please call (407) 539-6234. 

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City Features
Posted on: September 7, 2022

Movies in the Park

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Maitland’s Movie in the Park series will present the animated Disney-Pixar hit flick “UP” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22, in Independence Square next to City Hall, 1776 Independence Lane. Enjoy free admission, free popcorn an...

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City Features
Posted on: September 7, 2022

Getdown Downtown

Getdown Downtown

Maitland's Getdown Downtown street party presented by Orlando Health will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7, on Independence Lane with food, vendors, kids play area and live music from Bangers and Mash. 

Admission is free. Parking is ava...

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City Features
Posted on: June 6, 2022

Fertilizer Restrictions

Fertilizer

Maintaining a nice yard can require a lot of work - not a lot of fertilizer.

Most fertilizers contain nutrients like nitrogen and phosphorus. When used in excess, these nutrients can wash away during rain storms and flow into public stormwater collection s...

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City Features
Posted on: May 13, 2022

Garbage and Recycling Notifications

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The City of Maitland and WastePro are working to better address weekly garbage and recycling collection that is impacted by delays at a regional disposal site in Seminole County.

Garbage haulers across this part of Central Florida are hindered by long wait...

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News Flash

Posted on: September 28, 2022

Use Caution with Traffic Signals

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Severe weather can interrupt local electric service and cause roadway traffic signals to go out. 

Always remember to stop at intersections where the traffic signals are out. Look in all directions for other approaching vehicles, then cross through...

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City News Releases
Posted on: September 28, 2022

Safety with Emergency Generators

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Always use extra caution when using an emergency generator. 

Here are some very important tips, courtesy of the American Red Cross:

The primary hazards to avoid when using a generator are carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning from the toxic engine exhaust...

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City News Releases
Posted on: September 27, 2022

Orange County Emergency Shelters

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Orange County Government will open emergency shelters Wednesday, Sept. 28 for residents needing to evacuate or seek shelter from Hurricane Ian. ID cards are not required to enter shelters. 

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Dr. Phillips Hig...

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City News Releases
Posted on: September 27, 2022

Maitland Public Library Closure

Maitland Public Library, 501 S. Maitland Ave., will close at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27, and remain closed through Friday, Sept. 30, due to expected impacts from Hurricane Ian. The library may reopen Saturday, Oct. 1, pending weather-related conditions.&...

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City News Releases
Posted on: September 27, 2022

Hurricane Ian

Hurricane Ian

The city is closely monitoring the changing course of Hurricane Ian, which could impact Central Florida beginning Wednesday. Residents should follow storm updates via local news media or through the National Hurricane Center website.The city’s E...

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City News Releases
Posted on: August 2, 2022

Farmer's Market

The Maitland Farmer's Market has new summer hours from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sundays on Independence Lane. The change closes the market 30 minutes early due to the seasonal heat and frequent rain showers.

Come early to shop dozens of vendors with fresh...

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City News Releases
Posted on: May 9, 2022

Water Wisely

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Remember to water wisely. 

Landscape irrigation schedules established by the St. Johns River Water Management District ensure efficient use of water while allowing for healthy yards year-round. 

Two waterings are permitted each week during...

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City News Releases

News Flash

Posted on: July 6, 2022

Hurricane Preparedness

Hurricane Safety

Always be prepared for a hurricane long before a storm is forecasted for our area. 

Hurricane season runs through November. Prepare emergency plans and supplies that you will need in advance of a hurricane. 

Consider your specific daily li...

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Fire-Rescue Features
Posted on: July 6, 2022

Electrical Safety

Electrical Safety

Home electrical emergencies cause an estimated 51,000 fires each year, nearly than 500 deaths, more than 1,400 injuries, and $1.3 billion in property damage. In fact, electrical distribution systems are the third leading cause of home structure fires.

Here...

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Fire-Rescue Features
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Fire Hydrant Testing

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The Maitland Fire-Rescue Department is conducting annual fire hydrant testing.  

Testing ensures that each hydrant operates properly during emergencies and identifies any required maintenance. Crews will visit all areas of the city over several we...

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Fire-Rescue Features
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Summer is Grilling Time

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Summer is a great time for grilling. Here are some grill safety tips from the Maitland Fire-Rescue Department and the National Fire Protection Association:

  • Propane and charcoal BBQ grills should only be used outdoors.
  • The grill should be placed well away fr...
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Fire-Rescue Features

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News Flash

Posted on: September 15, 2022

Open House

Open House

The Maitland Police Department will host an open house for the community from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 4, at 1837 Fennell St. Bring the family for station tours, police vehicles and displays. For more information, please call (407) 539-6234. 

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Police Features
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Prevent Vehicle Burglary

Vehicle Burglary

The Maitland Police Department encourages everyone to keep your vehicle safe from burglaries:

• Always lock your vehicle when leaving it – even in front of your home or business.• Do not leave valuables like phones, computers an...

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Police Features
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Pedestrian Safety

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The City of Maitland is a great place to get out and walk. Here are some pedestrian safety tips from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration:

  • Walk on sidewalks.
  • If there is no sidewalk, walk facing traffic and as far from traffic as possible.
  • Foll...
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Police Features
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Don't Drink and Drive

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The Maitland Police Department encourages everyone to drive safely this weekend.

Across the country, more than 800 people died in crashes involving drunk drivers during the Fourth of July holiday period from 2014 to 2018.

Driving while impaired puts you, yo...

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