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Posted on: May 17, 2022

Jake Voss Pier at Lake Apopka reopens with ADA improvements

Jake Voss Pier ADA

The Town of Oakland has completed a total refurbishing of the Jake Voss Fishing Pier, making the serene public space along the shores of Lake Apopka more accessible for all.

The pier’s upgrades include enhanced paved parking, driveway and sidewal...

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Town News
Posted on: May 13, 2022

Town of Oakland Spring Cleanup!

Spring Cleanup

Take advantage of the Town's annual spring cleanup to spruce up your home!

Unwanted household trash and recycling will be collected at the curbside. No limits! Collections will occur on Saturday, June 4 and Saturday, June 11. Be sure to set items ...

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Town News
Posted on: May 1, 2022

May 2022 Newsletter

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The Town of Oakland newsletter for May 2022 is now available.

Town News
Posted on: April 29, 2022

Found Property

The Oakland Police Department is responsible for the safekeeping of lost property (tangible personal property that does not have an identifiable owner) found within the town and must retain such items for at least 90 days. Public notice is posted at Town ...

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Police Department
Posted on: March 30, 2022

Commissioner Joseph McMullen honored with 2022 Home Rule Hero Award

Commissioner Joseph McMullen

OAKLAND, FL — The Florida League of Cities (FLC), celebrating its 100th anniversary as the united voice for Florida’s municipal governments, recently recognized Commissioner Joseph McMullen, Seat #4, with a 2022 Home Rule Hero...

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Town News
Posted on: March 29, 2022

'Est. 1887' art and heritage exhibition on Oakland's history

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Discover Oakland during its heyday as the headquarters of the Orange Belt Railroad with a thriving business district and opera house and learn about the repercussions the Great Freeze of 1895 had on the town’s progress in becoming a major city in Florida....

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Healthy West Orange Arts & Heritage Center
Posted on: March 25, 2022

Commissioners Rick Polland and Joseph McMullen are sworn in

Commissioners Rick Polland and Joseph McMullen

Oakland Town Commission Seat #1 incumbent Rick Polland and Seat #4 incumbent Commissioner Joseph McMullen were sworn in on Tuesday, March 22 at the Town Commission meeting. Both Commissioners were re-elected in the March 8 Municipal Elections. The ceremon...

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