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Help Orlando Win $20K for a Local Park!

Text “PARKS” to 31279 to vote for a local park In recognition of Earth Day, the National Recreation and Park Association, Disney, ABC Television Group and ESPN are looking to revitalize park spaces across the country with their Parks Build Community initiative. The annual Meet Me at the Park Earth Month campaign allows the public
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Central Florida Program Offers Incentives for Housing the Homeless

Central Florida program offers incentives for those who will house the chronically homeless The Central Florida Commission on Homelessness and their outreach team are taking steps to help the chronically homeless get back on their feet, permanently, through a new Central Florida program, called the “Welcome Home Project.” Brad Sefter is one of the members
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O-Town West Plans Include a Boardwalk, Lagoon, Shops & Homes

O-Town West plans by Chuck Whittall’s Unicorp include boardwalk, lagoon, shops, restaurants & homes The developer behind the IDrive 360 development known for the Coca-Cola Orlando Eye — as well as projects mixing residences and shops in Winter Park, Dr. Phillips, Lake Nona and Lake Mary — is meeting with architects this week on a
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Dr. Phillips Unveils College Park Packing District Plans

Dr. Phillips unveils massive College Park Packing District development plans College Park, Orlando’s oldest suburb, is getting a new neighbor called “The Packing District”. The city and Dr. Phillips Inc. plan to transform more than 200 acres west of College Park over the next decade into an eclectic mix of homes and businesses with a
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Get a Free Residential Security Survey

Another benefit of living in our city: the Orlando Police Department offers a free residential security survey Concerned about theft in your neighborhood? The Orlando Police Department offers a free residential security survey. Under the program, an officer will come out to your property and instruct you on how you can better safeguard your home.
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All Aboard Florida Unveils Brightline

All Aboard Florida Unveils Brightline During a news conference on Monday, All Aboard Florida unveiled Brightline, the name for its high-speed rail service that will run between Miami and Orlando. Executives from the $2.5 billion project expressed their hopes for Brightline as a better alternative to highways and airports. “With the introduction of Brightline, we set