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Posts Tagged ‘ City Council ’

Oviedo City Council Takes Final Action on FY 2011-12 Budget and Tax Rates

September 22, 2011
Oviedo City Council Takes Final Action on FY 2011-12 Budget and Tax Rates

At the final budget public hearing on Monday, September 19, 2011, the Oviedo City Council approved a combined millage rate for FY 2011-12 of 5.1697 mills to support General Fund operations for FY 2011-12 and the voter-approved 2003 General Obligation Bond Issue. The fiscal year begins on October 1, 2011 and ends September 30,...
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Oviedo Elections – No Contest

September 9, 2011
Listen to this feature on-line now at CMF Public Media

Listen to the victors as CMF interviews two elected officials in Oviedo, Florida – Dominic Persampiere and Steve Henken. Each will continue for another 2-year term in their governing office for that city. Each stood unopposed and uncontested when candidate qualifying ended on September 2nd –  perhaps because no residents perceived the need for new city...
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Oviedo Babe Ruth Girls Softball All-Star World Series Champions

August 19, 2011
Oviedo Babe Ruth Girls Softball All-Star World Series Champions

Oviedo – The Oviedo City Council will recognize the exceptional accomplishments, talents and efforts of the Babe Ruth 12U Girls Softball All-Star team at the Council Meeting Monday, August 22, 2011, at 6:30 pm in Council Chambers at 400 Alexandria Blvd, Oviedo, Fl 32765. The Council will honor the determination, ability, skills, and dedication...
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Oviedo City Council Takes Initial Action on FY 2011-12 Tax Rates

August 9, 2011
Oviedo City Council Takes Initial Action on FY 2011-12 Tax Rates

At a special meeting on Wednesday, August 3, 2011, the Oviedo City Council set the tentative millage rate for FY 2011-12 at 4.8626 mills to support the City’s General Fund budget. If approved in September, this would be the 4th consecutive year that the property tax rate has been set at 4.8626 mills and...
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Oviedo-Winter Springs Life and City of Oviedo Plan Grand Celebration of “Top Ten Family-Friendly Cities” Award at Oviedo Mall on July 31, 2011

July 18, 2011
Oviedo-Winter Springs Life and City of Oviedo Plan Grand Celebration of “Top Ten Family-Friendly Cities” Award at Oviedo Mall on July 31, 2011

Oviedo, FL – Oviedo’s top-notch schools, affordable housing, green-space amenities, income profile, and philanthropic spirit caught the attention of more than five million readers of Family Circle magazine. City officials are thrilled to announce that the magazine has named Oviedo among its Top Ten Best Family-Friendly Cities in the country in which to live....
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The City of Oviedo Selected as One of Family Circle Magazine’s Ten Best Towns in America

July 2, 2011
The City of Oviedo Selected as One of Family Circle Magazine’s Ten Best Towns in America

Oviedo – Mayor Persampiere and the City Council proudly announced June 30, 2011, that Family Circle magazine selected Oviedo to be one of the TEN BEST TOWNS FOR FAMILIES. Oviedo was chosen as a perfect place to call home because of our top-notch schools, affordable housing, green-space, access to health care, low crime rates,...
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Oviedo Prepares Fire Budget

April 17, 2011
Oviedo Prepares Fire Budget

Seminole County and Oviedo firefighters rushed to the scene of a fire in the 5000 block of Parkridge Court on March 16. According to Seminole County Fire Department officials, there were two people home when the fire started, but both made it out ...
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Sweepstakes Cafes Banned

January 6, 2011

Despite a new trend throughout the state of Florida, Internet sweepstakes cafes will not come to Oviedo after the city council passed a ban on their establishment within city borders. With more than 350 known gaming cafes in the state of Florida, ...
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Oviedo Doles Out Pain Clinic Verdict

January 5, 2011

For those who rely on pain clinics for prescriptions or treatment, Oviedo is officially off the list of locations you may be able to find one. A temporary ban went into effect after the City Council passed the first reading of an ordinance that ...
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City Council Passes Ordinance Relating to Theft or Vandalism of Recycling Container Materials

November 18, 2010
City Council Passes Ordinance Relating to Theft or Vandalism of Recycling Container Materials

Oviedo – At its Monday, November 15, 2010 meeting, the Oviedo City Council enacted an Ordinance relating to the removal of materials within collection/recycling containers, providing for a declaration of ownership and incorporation of a theft or vandalism violation and other violations within the City Code of Ordinances. Since Republic Services is the only...
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