Annual Testing of Residential Backflow Prevention Devices
Effective Jan. 1, 2015, employees of the City of Maitland Public Works Cross Connection Control Section will begin testing residential backflow preventers.
Theft of gifts
Whether you are celebrating Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa or the New Year, the Maitland Police Department offers a few tips to keep you safe and from becoming a victim of very preventable and popular crimes that may occur around this time of year.
Maitland 2015 General Election
A general municipal election will be held on Tuesday, March 10, 2015, for the purpose of electing a mayor.
Have a safe holiday
As you decorate your home and entertain guests during the festive season, we include suggested best practices from the National Fire Protection Association.
Downtown Maitland to come alive
Now as Maitland City Centre moves forward it is time for all of us to come together as a community and to embrace and support this and other projects that will define our community in the future.
Light up the season
The city of Maitland’s Season of Light holiday celebration will take place on Saturday, Dec. 6, beginning at 5 p.m. in Lake Lily Park.
As we pause during this time to be thankful for our blessings, it is important for us to reach out to our neighbors who are not so fortunate.
Toys for Tots
At the Nov. 10 City Council meeting, Vice Mayor Ivan Valdes introduced Corporal Jordan Gruskin, who presented the Toys for Tots box.
Thank you, Maitland veterans
Thank you, Maitland veterans, service men and women, and guests for your participation in the event honoring and celebrating veterans on Sunday, Nov. 9, at Venue on the Lake.
Thank you, Maitland, for your participation in the Mayors’ Sole Challenge
Thank you, Maitland, for joining us early on a chilly Saturday morning for a scenic 1.3-mile walk for the third annual Mayors’ Sole Challenge.
Oct. 31 and Nov. 1 event reminders
Join us for the Mayors’ Sole Challenge at 8 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 1. The first 400 participants will receive a free T-shirt, pedometer and healthy breakfast.
Halloween reminders from Maitland Police and Fire-Rescue departments
Employees at Maitland’s two fire stations will distribute candy to trick-or-treaters from 6 to 9 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 31.
Fiscal Year 2015 Adopted Budget
On Sept. 22, the City Council adopted the Fiscal Year 2015 General Fund budget. Below are highlights from this year’s budget.
Carbon monoxide: the silent, odorless killer
Carbon monoxide, also known as CO, is called the "invisible killer" because it's a colorless, odorless, poisonous gas.
Maitland Fire Rescue reminds residents: Working smoke alarms save lives!
Working smoke alarms can make a life-saving difference in a fire. That’s the message behind this year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, "Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives: Test Yours Every Month!"