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Posted on: May 11, 2021

Maitland Community Park Improvements

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A new city project will introduce native plants to help transform a badly overgrown area of the recreational trail at Maitland Community Park.

The western edge of the park, located at 1400 Mayo Ave., is bordered by an outdoor trail and a large wall separat...

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City Features
Posted on: May 11, 2021

National Police Week

National Police Week

Last year, 264 law enforcement officers lost their lives in the line of duty - 17 from the State of Florida.  National Police Week honors those who made the ultimate sacrifice, and those who display courage each day to uphold public safety.&n...

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City Features
Posted on: April 30, 2021

Tree City USA

Tree City USA

The City of Maitland is proud to celebrate its 11th year as part of the national Tree City USA program. 

Maitland is one of more than 3,600 Tree City USA communities, with a combined population of 155 million. The Tree City USA program is sponsore...

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City Features
Posted on: February 19, 2021

People of Maitland

People of Maitland Exhibit

The Art & History Museums of Maitland will present a new history exhibit "People of Maitland" from Feb. 26 to Aug. 15 at 231 Packwood Avenue in beautiful downtown Maitland. The show includes many fascinating stories and exhibits surrounding ...

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City Features

News Flash

Posted on: May 13, 2021

Memorial Day Holiday

Memorial Day

Maitland City Hall and city administrative offices will close Monday, May 31, for Memorial Day. Offices will reopen at 8 a.m. Tuesday, June 1.

Curbside garbage and recycling will not be collected on Monday, May 31. Recycling is rescheduled for pickup on Sa...

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City News Releases
Posted on: April 23, 2021

Don't Poo-Lute

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Don't Poo-lute. 

Cleaning up after your pet is not just a courtesy to others – it also helps to protect Maitland’s surface waters from harmful bacteria and excessive nutrients. 

Dog waste left in yards, parks, ...

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City News Releases
Posted on: December 7, 2020

Stormwater Pollution

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Polluted storm runoff is among the biggest concerns for water quality in our lakes.

Maitland has 21 scenic lakes in a 6.5-square-mile area. Many of these lakes are surrounded by development, which contributes large amounts of rain runoff with each storm.

Ho...

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City News Releases
Posted on: December 7, 2020

Recycle the Right Way

Recycle the Right Way

Recycling is a great way to reduce Maitland's impact on the environment. 

It is very important to follow the basic rules of recycling. When in doubt, do not throw it in the recycling collection container. Call the City of Maitland with qu...

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City News Releases

News Flash

Posted on: November 22, 2016

Fire Hydrant Testing

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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

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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

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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

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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: November 22, 2016

Storm Safety

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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

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