Orange City Storm Debris Removal

Orange City will begin collection of hurricane debris from city roads on Friday, September 22nd. Volusia County will begin pickup of County roads located in Orange City starting no later than Thursday, September 21. Given the amount of debris located citywide, this process may take several days to complete, and September 20th is just the start date. Your neighborhood may not see debris pick up begin until a later date.  This will be a first pass; an additional pass will…

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UHS Homecoming Parade

UNIVERSITY HIGH SCHOOL HOMECOMING PARADE WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 4TH 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM (end time is approximate) ***ROAD CLOSURE: 5:00 PM*** Volusia Avenue will be closed from Wisconsin Avenue, south to Rhode Island Avenue, starting at 5:00 PM on Wednesday, October 4th. Roads will re-open at the conclusion of the homecoming parade at approximately 7:00 PM. Parade/road closure map – (JPG)

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Post Hurricane Irma – What You Need to Know

FEMA Assistance Individual Assistance from FEMA is now available for residents in Volusia County who sustained damage from Hurricane Irma to their primary residence or have losses not covered by insurance or are underinsured. If you have insurance and sustained damages, call your insurance company to file an insurance claim. FEMA cannot duplicate assistance for losses that are covered by insurance. However, you may still be eligible for assistance from FEMA for losses not covered by insurance. Applying is the…

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Volusia County Solar Co-Op Opportunity

Homeowners across Volusia County are forming a solar co-op! Co-op members will use their group buying power to get a discounted price for solar panels. If you’ve ever wanted to go solar and live in Volusia County, now is your chance! To learn more about the co-op and going solar, attend one of their information sessions- dates and locations are listed below.  More information can be found on their website http://www.flsun.org/volusia/ Wednesday, September 20, 6 p.m. Stetson University Lynn Business Center –…

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Mosquito Control and Prevention

With the increased rain events, the population of mosquitoes is increasing. The City is monitoring the mosquito population and Volusia County will perform necessary treatment as deemed fit. Please follow the 5 Ds to help avoid getting bit. Drain standing water around the house weekly. Standing water in flower pots, beach toys, puddles, or ditches provide lively breeding grounds for the pesky insects. Dusk and Dawn are when mosquitoes are most active.  Take precaution and use a repellant. Deet is…

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