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Posted on: September 13, 2021

Residents are invited to view future design plans for Oakland Avenue

Complete Streets diagram

Residents are invited to provide input during the second of two planned public meetings to envision the future character of Oakland Avenue and Tubb Street. The Oakland Avenue Complete Streets Project meeting will be held at 6 p.m. on Sept. 30 at the Oakla...

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Posted on: September 9, 2021

Florida’s Turnpike Enterprise is Closing the County Road 438/Oakland Avenue Bridge


Florida’s Turnpike Enterprise (FTE) is closing the County Road (CR) 438/Oakland Avenue bridge over Florida’s Turnpike/State Road (SR) 91 in Orange County on September 26, 2021, for demolition and reconstruction. The bridge is anticipat...

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Posted on: August 31, 2021

Arts and Heritage Center Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with New Exhibition


126 Petris Avenue · Oakland, FL 34760 · 407.656.1117

Healthy West Orange Arts and Heritage Center at the Town of Oakland Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with New Exhibition 


Running Sept. 1 through Oct. 30, the Hispanic Herita...

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Healthy West Orange Arts & Heritage Center
Posted on: August 12, 2021

Oakland recognized at the state level for public relations work

Two women posing with an award

The Town of Oakland was honored at the state level for excellence in public relations work for its popular holiday event, “Santa’s Lane Drive Through Christmas.”  

The Florida Public Relations Association (FP...

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Posted on: August 4, 2021

Oakland Nature Preserve seeks matching funds for education grant

child looking at butterfly

Oakland Nature Preserve is delighted to announce that it has received a Challenge Match Grant for its environmental education programs. This grant will provide matching funds of $10,000 if ONP is able to raise $10,000 by Oct. 31.

This is extremely valuable...

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Posted on: June 23, 2021

Town to shift Friday recycling collection to Wednesday in August

Recycling Poster

To provide more efficient collection services, the Oakland Town Commission approved a request to shift recycling pick-ups from Friday to Wednesday. The change, requested by hauler Waste Management, which recently acquired the Town’s contractor Advanced Di...

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