Longest serving ever
The longest serving Sheriff in Seminole County history will not seek another term.
Mayor, councilman unopposed
Two of Oviedo’s longest serving elected officials will keep their seats for two more years.
Cutting back growth
“In the last month or so, we’ve had so many people call us up saying ‘You’re ruining this neighborhood and you’re building this.’”
Development on horizon?
A new development would surround the historic Wheeler Evans home – a historic house belonging to Oviedo’s founding family.
A clerical error caused Oviedo residents to be undercharged on their water bills for three of the past five years, and now the city is raising rates.
Booze to flow sooner
Oviedo residents looking to buy drinks on a Sunday morning now have the legal right to do so.
Oviedo passes zoning
Oviedo’s new hospital took another step toward becoming a reality Tuesday, getting a green light for rezoning.
City eyes charging stations
Oviedo might be on the verge of adding new power sources for electric cars.
Election event snafu
Questions were flying after Winter Springs City Commissioners, residents and the media were shut out of a city election event Oct. 16.
No construction for now
A request for a zoning change making way for one of Oviedo’s most contested developments in recent memory was withdrawn on Friday night for undisclosed reasons.
Council voted to set the millage rate at 5.0434 mills for the coming tax year — lower than pre-recession level
Council voted to set the millage rate at 5.0434 mills for the coming tax year. This millage rate is less than the combined millage rate for 2004.
Ex Oviedo mayor appointed
Ten months after the passing of Seminole County School Board member Diane Bauer, a former long-serving Oviedo mayor is stepping up to fill her seat.
Is $25/year too much?
Why the city wasn't gaining 50 cents per week (or less) worth of valuable information from nearby city officials by meeting with them regularly, the mayor didn't say.
Events to fill your week
Hob nob with political candidates and find out a bit more about who you'll vote for in the upcoming elections at the Central Florida Hob Nob.
City debates funding incubator
Winter Springs City Commissioners discussed using city dollars elsewhere instead of the UCF Business Incubator at their July 14 budget workshop.