News Flash

Posted on: November 13, 2020

Maitland Earns Solar Award

SolSmart Award

The Maitland City Council recently recognized the Community Development Department's efforts to earn a SolSmart Silver designation for promoting solar energy. 

Funded by the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Energy Technologies Office, SolS...

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City Features
Posted on: November 13, 2020

Drive Safely

Vehicle in Rain

The Maitland Police Department encourages all motorists to drive with extra caution during all the rainy weather predicted each day this week. 

Driving in the rain requires more patience, time and distance to properly react to other traffic. It is...

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City Features
Posted on: November 3, 2020

Down the Drain

toilet

Think about what you put down the drain.

Many common household items can clog your plumbing and damage the municipal wastewater system. That often leads to sewage backups and costly repairs.

The City of Maitland maintains 50 miles of pipeline with more than...

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City Features
Posted on: September 16, 2020

Online Permitting

Online Permitting

The Maitland Community Development Department provides the speed and convenience of online permitting services. Submit permit applications and plans, track inspections, search records and make payments. Submittals can be reviewed and approved without the ...

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City Features

News Flash

Posted on: November 17, 2020

Thanksgiving Holiday

Maitland City Hall will close Thursday and Friday, Nov. 26-27, for the Thanksgiving holiday. Offices will reopen at 8 a.m. Monday, Nov. 30.

Curbside garbage and recycling will not be collected Thursday, Nov. 26. Recycling is rescheduled on Saturday, Nov. 2...

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City News Releases
Posted on: September 6, 2020

Maitland Wastewater Improvements

Lift Station 6 Project Map

Construction will begin next month to install more than a mile of city wastewater pipeline east of Orlando Avenue.

The 11-month project will use directional boring to install pipeline up to 10 feet below the ground surface utilizing different digging locat...

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City News Releases

News Flash

Posted on: September 22, 2020

Battalion Chief Wohltmann

Martin Wohltmann

On Tuesday, Sept. 22, the Maitland Fire-Rescue Department issued a special fire helmet shield to Battalion Chief Martin Wohltmann for more than 20 years of dedicated service to our community.
Wohltmann joined the department in 1996 and worked as a Firefigh...
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Fire-Rescue Features
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Fire Hydrant Testing

fire hydrant

The Maitland Fire-Rescue Department is conducting annual fire hydrant testing.  

Testing ensures that each hydrant operates properly during emergencies and identifies any required maintenance. Crews will visit all areas of the city over several we...

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Fire-Rescue Features
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Hurricane Season

hurricane kit

Be prepared during hurricane season, which runs until Nov. 30. 

One of the most important steps is to create an emergency preparedness kit. This should include basic supplies and other necessities to survive for at least three days during an emerg...

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Fire-Rescue Features
Posted on: November 22, 2016

20 Years of Service

crandall

The Maitland Fire-Rescue Department recognized Engineer/Paramedic Richard Crandall on Wednesday for 20 years of dedicated service to the community.

Crandall started with the department as a Firefighter/EMT in 2000. He became a Paramedic in 2002. Throughout...

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Fire-Rescue Features
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Summer is Grilling Time

grilling

Summer is a great time for grilling. Here are some grill safety tips from the Maitland Fire-Rescue Department and the National Fire Protection Association:

  • Propane and charcoal BBQ grills should only be used outdoors.
  • The grill should be placed well away fr...
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Fire-Rescue Features

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: September 29, 2020

School Safety Zones

Crosswalk Safety

The Maitland Police Department encourages all drivers to use extra caution when driving through school safety zones. The city includes seven public and private schools. Here are some tips from AARP: 

    Adjust...

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Police Features
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Storm Safety

traffic light

Severe weather can interrupt local electric service and cause roadway traffic signals to go out.Always remember to stop at intersections where the traffic signals are out. Look in all directions for other approaching vehicles, then cross through the inter...

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Police Features
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Prevent Vehicle Burglary

Vehicle Burglary

The Maitland Police Department encourages everyone to keep your vehicle safe from burglaries:

• Always lock your vehicle when leaving it – even in front of your home or business.• Do not leave valuables like phones, computers an...

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Police Features
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Pedestrian Safety

pedestrians

The City of Maitland is a great place to get out and walk. Here are some pedestrian safety tips from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration:

  • Walk on sidewalks.
  • If there is no sidewalk, walk facing traffic and as far from traffic as possible.
  • Foll...
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Police Features
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Don't Drink and Drive

DUI

The Maitland Police Department encourages everyone to drive safely this weekend.

Across the country, more than 800 people died in crashes involving drunk drivers during the Fourth of July holiday period from 2014 to 2018.

Driving while impaired puts you, yo...

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Police Features

News Flash

Posted on: August 25, 2020

Welcome to Our New Website

The Maitland Police Department is proud to introduce our new website - an important source of information and services. We encourage you to subscribe for public safety announcements and emergency alerts using the helpful Notify Me feature.  

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Police News Releases