News Flash

Posted on: April 12, 2021

John Lowndes Becomes Mayor

John Lowndes Mayoral Oath of Office

Congratulations to John Lowndes, who took the oath of office during Monday's City Council meeting to become Maitland's new mayor. 

John served as vice-chair of Maitland’s Charter Review Commission. He held a seat on the...

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City Features
Posted on: March 24, 2021

Free Tree Giveaway

Tree Giveaway

Free trees!

In celebration of Earth Day and Arbor Day in April, the City of Maitland will give away 50 free trees to municipal residents from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, April 24, at the Venue on the Lake (Maitland Civic Center), 641 S. Maitland Ave. 

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City Features
Posted on: February 19, 2021

People of Maitland

People of Maitland Exhibit

The Art & History Museums of Maitland will present a new history exhibit "People of Maitland" from Feb. 26 to Aug. 15 at 231 Packwood Avenue in beautiful downtown Maitland. The show includes many fascinating stories and exhibits surrounding ...

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City Features
Posted on: January 28, 2021

Mohican Sidewalks

Mohican Sidewalk

Construction will begin within two weeks to build new sidewalk extending nearly a third of a mile along Mohican Trail between Arapaho Trail and North Thistle Lane.

The project will create new sidewalk for several blocks as well as connect some areas with e...

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City Features

News Flash

Posted on: December 7, 2020

Stormwater Pollution

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Polluted storm runoff is among the biggest concerns for water quality in our lakes.

Maitland has 21 scenic lakes in a 6.5-square-mile area. Many of these lakes are surrounded by development, which contributes large amounts of rain runoff with each storm.

Ho...

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City News Releases
Posted on: December 7, 2020

Recycle the Right Way

Recycle the Right Way

Recycling is a great way to reduce Maitland's impact on the environment. 

It is very important to follow the basic rules of recycling. When in doubt, do not throw it in the recycling collection container. Call the City of Maitland with qu...

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City News Releases

News Flash

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

Hurricane Season

hurricane kit

Be prepared during hurricane season, which runs until Nov. 30. 

One of the most important steps is to create an emergency preparedness kit. This should include basic supplies and other necessities to survive for at least three days during an emerg...

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Fire-Rescue Features
Posted on: November 22, 2016

20 Years of Service

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The Maitland Fire-Rescue Department recognized Engineer/Paramedic Richard Crandall on Wednesday for 20 years of dedicated service to the community.

Crandall started with the department as a Firefighter/EMT in 2000. He became a Paramedic in 2002. Throughout...

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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

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: March 5, 2021

Now Hiring

Now Hiring

The Maitland Police Department has a rewarding career opportunity for a law enforcement officer. Work at a top accredited agency with competitive salary and great benefits. 

• Starting $21.36/hr / $46,667.00

  (2184 hours annually)

• Accred...

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Police Features
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Storm Safety

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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 the inter...

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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

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