Posted on: October 9, 2017

Haunted House Offers Four Nights of Frightful Fun

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The City of Ocoee invites ghoulish guests to have a spook-tacular time at its Haunted House event. The city’s 10th Annual Haunted House will be held on October 20, 21, 27 & 28. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and close at 11:00 p.m.

The event is located at 951 Ocoee Apopka Road.

In addition to the Haunted House, a Haunted Walk will take revelers along a path filled with spooky sights and sounds. Younger children will enjoy some not-so-scary activities including a bounce house, hayride...

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Released 10/09/2017 >> Community Relations News Releases
Posted on: September 28, 2017

City of Ocoee – Storm Debris Collection Update

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The City of Ocoee has overcome issues with our initial contractor and selected an alternate debris collection contractor who has been commissioned to start the debris collection in the City of Ocoee and will complete 2 collection passes through the city.

The debris collection company is responsible for collecting vegetative debris that has not been bagged or mixed with other construction/demolition debris

Please note that all debris may not be collected in the initial collection pass. O...

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Released 9/28/2017 >> Community Relations News Releases
Posted on: September 19, 2017

Ocoee Fire Department Receives $1.5 Million Federal Grant to Hire 12 Firefighters


The Ocoee Fire Department has been awarded a three-year grant of nearly $1.5 million from the Department of Homeland Security’s Staffing for Adequate Fire & Emergency Response (SAFER) grant program.

SAFER assists departments with the funding of personnel to ensure that their communities have the needed fire and emergency services protection. The Ocoee Fire Department applied for the FEMA grant to hire 12 new firefighters to staff a fire engine in one...

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Released 9/19/2017 >> Community Relations News Releases
Posted on: September 14, 2017

Ocoee to Begin Collecting Hurricane Irma Debris on September 19

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The City of Ocoee has hired a debris management contractor to collect disaster-generated debris across the affected areas.

City staff established an efficient and effective system in coordination with our debris contractor, so you, the citizen, will know what to expect and how to have your disaster-generated debris removed successfully. Contractors are working seven days a we...

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Released 9/14/2017 >> Community Relations News Releases
Posted on: August 10, 2017

Ocoee Hosts Small Cities Council Meeting

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The City of Ocoee was proud to host the National League of Cities’ (NLC) Small Cities Council Meeting held on July 19 - 21, 2017.

The meeting took place at the city’s beautiful Lakeshore Center. There were 25 mayors and council members in attendance representing small cities from across the country and from as far away as Kodiak, Alaska (Population 6,191).

The NLC Small Cit...

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Released 8/10/2017 >> Community Relations News Releases
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