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Posts Tagged ‘ City of Oviedo ’

Santa Clause is Coming to Town

December 10, 2012
Santa Clause is Coming to Town

Santa will be touring the City of Oviedo again this year aboard one of our Big Red Fire Engines.  He’ll be out there looking to see who’s been naughty and who’s been nice.  The tour will begin at approximately 6PM each evening, December 10th, 11th, 12th, 13th and 14th. If it should rain, Santa will come...
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Oviedo Declares Local State of Emergency

May 3, 2012
Oviedo Declares Local State of Emergency

The Division of Forestry for the State of Florida has declared an extreme fire danger presence due to the elevated status of drought conditions and lack of rainfall for Seminole County, including the City of Oviedo. The elevated status of drought conditions, lack of sustained rainfall, and the current climate conditions may result in...
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Snow Mountain is Coming to Town

December 5, 2011
Snow Mountain is Coming to Town


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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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City of Oviedo – Proposed Budget

August 15, 2011
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Late summer is the time each year for most cities to prepare and propose their annual revenue and expense budgets for elected representatives and taxpayers to review and, eventually approve. This summer is no different for three Seminole County, Florida cities CMF visited –Oviedo, Sanford and Winter Springs. In separate podcasts CMF offers details...
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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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Bouquets & Brickbats – A Survey of Oviedo Residents

July 13, 2011
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The results are in hand from a survey of 1200 randomly selected residents of the city of Oviedo, Florida. The findings are worthy of a bouquet of roses for city leaders for the positive responses to answers to questions asked in the survey. Yet a brickbat might be in order for questions that weren’t...
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