Get Involved!

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) invites you to attend a public meeting for the Volusia Transit Connector Study. The meeting will provide options for enhanced transit service and improved mobility between SR 46 in Sanford to US 1 in Daytona Beach.  Your input on these options is requested at one of three different meetings being held on the subject.  … More..

Second Annual Mayors Fitness Challenge

The Second Annual Mayors Fitness Challenge will begin in mid-late January!

Sign up will begin in December!

What is the Mayors Fitness Challenge?

A series of fitness activities over a 10-week time period.  It is a “self improvement” challenge giving every participant an opportunity to lose weight, get fit and improve their health.

  • Start Date—TBD mid-late January 2015
  • Registration … More..

Brownfield Information

The primary goals of the Brownfield Redevelopment Act (links to Statutes) are to reduce public health and environmental hazards on existing commercial and industrial sites that are abandoned or underused due to these hazards; create financial and regulatory incentives to encourage voluntary cleanup and redevelopment of sites; derive cleanup target levels and a process for obtaining a “No Further Action” … More..

Funds available to fortify homes against the wind

Is your home ready for hurricane season? If you meet income-eligibility requirements and need upgrades to improve your home’s wind resistance, you may qualify for Volusia County’s Wind Hazard Mitigation Program.

The program can pay for hurricane coverings for windows and doors, gable-end tie-downs and upgraded garage doors. The maximum award per household is $10,000.

Funding can be used only … More..

Are you growing mosquitoes in your back yard?

We have recently seen a large increase in populations of mosquitoes produced in containers
– buckets, tires without rims, tarps and bromeliads, among others. The mosquitoes that emerge
from these containers are not only a nuisance but they have the ability to transmit diseases such
as Chikungunya and Dengue virus. To learn more, visit the More..