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Posted on: July 17, 2014

Library Hosts Hurricane Prepardness Workshops

Hurricane Prepardness

Join us Tuesday, July 22 at 6:30 PM and Monday, July 28 at 2:00 PM for the W.T. Bland Public Library's annual hurricane preparedness workshop.

Do you know the difference between a hurricane watch or a hurricane warning... Read on...

Posted on: July 10, 2014

55 + Residents Eligible For Free Smoke Alarms

Free Smoke Alarms

Thanks to a grant from the Florida State Fire Marshal, Mount Dora residents (55 and older) can receive a free smoke alarm from the Mount Dora Fire department.

Residents can apply online or by phone now through September... Read on...

Free Smoke Alarm application
Posted on: July 9, 2014

Police Department Launches Citizen Police Academy

Citizen Academy

Applications are now being accepted for the Mount Dora Police department's new Citizen Police Academy (CPA).

The first fall academy will begin August 20, 2014, and the spring academy will begin February 2015.... Read on...

Application and Program Guidelines
Posted on: June 23, 2014

7th Avenue Drainage Improvements Underway

7th Ave Drainage

Work continues on the east 7th Avenue Drainage Improvement project. In addition to underground work, the project will also include the removal of the shuffle board courts in Donnelly Park.

Stormwater infrastructure... Read on...

7th Avenue Drainage Improvement details
Posted on: July 1, 2014

FDOT Seeks Input On US 441 Transit Improvements

441 Corridor Study

The Florida Department of Transportation is conducting a corridor study to improve transit service along US 441 (Orange Blossom Trail). Locals are encouraged to provide input on these transit improvements by participating in... Read on...

US 441 Corridor Survey
Posted on: July 9, 2014

Library Features 'Her Majesty's Service Victory' Ship Model

Ship Model

A donated model of Great Britain's 'Her Majesty's Service Victory' ship of the 1800s can now be viewed at the W.T. Bland Public Library.

History on the Victory
Posted on: July 1, 2014

Mount Dora Babe Ruth 12U Advance to State

Babe Ruth

Congratulations to the Mount Dora All Star 12U baseball team for advancing to the State Championship Tournament this year!

This team is the first 12U baseball team from Mount Dora to move on to the State level of play.... Read on...

12U Donations
Posted on: June 19, 2014

2014 Water Quality Report Now Available

Water Quality Report

The following water quality report covers all water testing performed in the city between January 1 and December 31, 2013.

Read report...
Posted on: May 30, 2014

Downtown Merchants Offer Discount To Patrons

Donnelly Passport

Several downtown businesses are thanking their customers for 'shopping local' this summer. Now through September, you can save all summer at 19 shops and restaurants.

Sponsored by the Mount Dora Buzz, the Donnelly... Read on...

Mount Dora Buzz
Posted on: March 18, 2014

Online Forum Encourages Citizens To Share Ideas

Community Voice

Have an idea about how we can make our city better? Let your voice be heard through the 'Community Voice' website feature - an open forum for citizens to share their ideas and suggestions.

In turn, other residents... Read on...

Share Your Ideas Here
Posted on: February 21, 2014

Recyclebank Program Rewards Residents For Recycling


Through the new Recyclebank program, residents can now earn points for keeping up with their curbside recycling. Points can be used for rewards and discounts on groceries, entertainment, gift card and much more.

Residents... Read on...

Recyclebank Rewards Program
Posted on: November 1, 2013

City Launches Community Notification System


The city has licensed the CodeRED Community Notification System to help disseminate important or critical information to Mount Dora residents.

Examples of notifications could include severe weather alerts, water main... Read on...

Community Notification Sign Up
Posted on: April 18, 2011

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

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Notify Me allows you to subscribe to an unlimited number of email lists. Receive email or text message updates regarding the information you have requested. Check out Notify... Read on...

Posted on: October 28, 2011

Website Personalization Now Available!

By clicking “Log In” on the MyDashboard bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyDashboard. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and... Read on...

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