Single Use Plastic Awareness

The Orange City Council recently adopted Resolution 962-19 which encourages Orange City businesses and residents to discontinue the use of plastic drinking straws, plastic stir sticks, similar plastic items and Styrofoam containers to work towards a cleaner and safer environment, river and ocean.    There is no denying the worldwide reliance on disposable/single use plastic products is overwhelming our planet.  Scientists project that by 2050, the oceans will contain more…

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University High School Homecoming Parade – Road Closure Notice

University High School Homecoming Parade Saturday, October 5, 2019 Parade Time: 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM (end time is approximate) ***ROAD CLOSURE BEGINS AT 4:30 PM*** Road Closure: Volusia Avenue will be closed from Wisconsin Avenue, south to Rhode Island Avenue, starting at 4:30 PM on Saturday, October 5th. Roads will re-open at the conclusion of the homecoming parade at approximately 6:30 PM. Parade Route: South on Volusia Ave, beginning…

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Monarch City USA Butterfly Garden

Monarch City USA, a nationwide organization, recently named Orange City as a Monarch City.  This means Orange City is committed to preserve and grow the dwindling monarch butterfly population. The monarch population has plummeted with nearly a billion vanishing since 1990. Monarchs are critical to nature because they pollinate plants, helping grow many foods humans and animals rely upon. Orange City’s butterfly garden was revealed on August 28 at Dickinson…

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Orange City’s Monarch City USA Designation 

Wednesday, August 28 at 4 pm Dickinson Park, 120 East Graves Avenue Monarch City USA, a nationwide organization, recently named Orange City as a Monarch City. Join us as we celebrate Orange City’s commitment to preserve and grow the dwindling monarch butterfly population. The monarch population has plummeted with nearly a billion vanishing since 1990. Monarchs are critical to nature because they pollinate plants, helping grow many foods — including…

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Watering Restrictions

We would like to remind all residents, including those who live in city limits, to follow the countywide watering ordinance, which states: – People who live at odd-numbered addresses may water on Wednesdays and Saturdays. – People who live at even-numbered addresses may water on Thursdays and Sundays. – Businesses may water on Tuesdays and Fridays. – Each zone of your irrigation system may be watered no more than one…

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ROAD CLOSURE NOTICE!

Latest Update: We will be closing the Holly and Bannana intersection on Monday the 16th using phase 5 MOT plan  Once we complete the work in the intersection We will install the road base and open it to local traffic as proceed down Holly toward Rose with the pipe. The following is a list of Road Works underway by contractors working for the City of Orange City.  Other entities (Duke,…

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