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Posted on: September 4, 2020

Public restrooms to open at Healthy West Orange Arts and Heritage Center at the Town of Oakland

Public Restrooms at the Arts and Heritage Center

To accommodate a growing number of West Orange Trail goers , the Town of Oakland is proud to announce the opening of outdoor public restrooms at The Healthy West Orange Arts and Heritage Center at the Town of Oakland.

The outdoor restrooms, located at 126 ...

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Posted on: August 6, 2020

Town announces budget public hearing dates

Historic Town Hall

The Town of Oakland is announcing Public Hearing dates for the Fiscal Year 2020/2021 Budget. The hearings to set the millage and adopt the budget are scheduled for the following dates at the Oakland Meeting Hall, 221 N. Arrington St., and will be availabl...

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Posted on: August 19, 2020

Town of Oakland awarded grant to preserve Historic African American Cemetery

Historic African American Cemetery

OAKLAND, FL — The Town of Oakland’s Historic African American Cemetery is being recommended for Florida’s Historic Preservation Grant in the amount of $25,000. The Town’s is the top-ranking project of the 58 recomme...

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Posted on: August 21, 2020

The deadline to respond to the Census is Sept. 30

Respond to the Census

Data from the 2020 Census will aid in the distribution of billions of dollars in federal funds that support education, health care, emergency services, housing and food assistance and more.

The deadline to respond to the Census is Sept. 30, 2020. The Censu...

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Posted on: August 25, 2020

Oakland Nature Preserve seeks community help for Challenge Match Grant

Students look through binoculars at Oakland Nature Preserve

Oakland Nature Preserve received a Challenge Match Grant for its environmental education programs - but the Preserve needs your help!

This grant will provide matching funds of $5,000 if the Preserve can raise $5,000. 

"This is extremely valuab...

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