Flu shots for all
The Maitland Fire Rescue Department is encouraging the public to get vaccinated early this season.
Hear the beep where you sleep
Location matters when it comes to your smoke alarm. That’s the message behind this year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign.
Join the mayor for a park-side chat
The city invites residents to join Mayor Dale McDonald for the inaugural Parkside Chat on Oct. 7.
Millage rate to be set on Sept. 28
The City Council set the tentative millage rate for Fiscal Year 2016 to 4.15.
Council meeting recap
The City Council met at 6:30 p.m. on Sept. 14 in the City Hall Chambers. Below is a synopsis of that meeting.
Help vision city parks
The city is updating the Parks & Recreation Master Plan. It outlines the types of parks, facilities, and recreational programming Maitland residents would like to see in their community.
Stormwater gets an upgrade
The city of Maitland is undertaking a project to improve the stormwater system at the north end of Minnehaha Road.
Stormwater rates to rise
Effective Oct. 1, 2015, the City’s Environmental Stormwater Utility Fee will be increasing from $9.25 per equivalent residential unit per month (ERU) to $9.80 ERU per month to fund the Fiscal Year 2016 budget.
Changes in transportation
Last week, FDOT advised that they are planning to close a section of Pembrook Drive at the intersection with Keller Road on Aug. 31.
Study up on the city budget
The city of Maitland staff continues to work hard for you.
Balancing the budget
On Monday, Sept. 14, the City Council will hold the first of two public meetings required to adopt the fiscal year 2016 millage rate.
Love for the library
Mayor McDonald and Councilwoman Bev Reponen recognized Ellen Schellhause, Maitland resident and director of the Maitland Public Library, for her “Librarian of the Year” award from the Florida Library Association.
Reminder: Maitland’s 130th Birthday Celebration
Maitland will celebrate its 130th birthday on Saturday. This family friendly event begins at 6 p.m. at Lake Lily Park.
City turns 130
Maitland’s 130th Birthday Celebration is in nine days.
Station gets a lift
Lift stations do an extremely important job: they transport wastewater throughout the city.