News Flash

Posted on: May 12, 2021

Pedestrian safety beacon activated at Oakland Ave. crosswalk

Oakland Avenue and Sansparilla Road

As a pedestrian safety measure, the Town has installed a crosswalk, signage and a rapid-flashing beacon at the mid-block crossing on Oakland Avenue near Sansparilla Road. The beacon will be activated on Monday, May 17. These enhanced measures, which inclu...

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Posted on: May 12, 2021

Speer Park playground to close temporarily as new equipment is installed

Rendering of a playground with children playing

The playground at Speer Park will be closed from May 17-June 17 while old equipment is replaced with new.

First built in 2003, the old playground has served the community for many years, but no longer meets current standards. Once erected, the new playgrou...

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Town News
Posted on: May 12, 2021

We're hiring!

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We’re hiring! The Oakland Police Department is seeking the most qualified candidates to serve in one of Orange County’s most unique municipalities.

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Police Department
Posted on: May 4, 2021

Healthy West Orange Arts and Heritage Center Highlights Former Walt Disney Imagineers’ Art in May

May Artists_ Flyer

OAKLAND, FL — Throughout May, the Healthy West Orange Arts and Heritage Center at The Town of Oakland will feature more than 10 eye-catching oil paintings by two former Walt Disney Imagineers – Dave Minichiello and Joe Warren ...

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Healthy West Orange Arts & Heritage Center
Posted on: May 4, 2021

Healthy West Orange Arts and Heritage Center Highlights Former Walt Disney Imagineers’ Art in May

May Artists_ Flyer

OAKLAND, FL — Throughout May, the Healthy West Orange Arts and Heritage Center at The Town of Oakland will feature more than 10 eye-catching oil paintings by two former Walt Disney Imagineers – Dave Minichiello and Joe Warren – in an exhibition c...

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Town Events
Posted on: May 4, 2021

Healthy West Orange Arts and Heritage Center Highlights Former Walt Disney Imagineers’ Art in May

May Artists_ Flyer

OAKLAND, FL — Throughout May, the Healthy West Orange Arts and Heritage Center at The Town of Oakland will feature more than 10 eye-catching oil paintings by two former Walt Disney Imagineers – Dave Minichiello and Joe Warren – in an exhibition c...

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Town News
Posted on: May 1, 2021

Town of Oakland May 2021 Newsletter

Town of Oakland

The Town of Oakland May 2021 Newsletter is now available.

Town News
Posted on: April 30, 2021

Coffee, Donuts and Civics 101

Commissioner Joseph McMullen

Join your neighbors for coffee, donuts and a recap of Florida legislation that can impact our community. Learn how easy it has become to get involved and have your voice heard by our elected officials. Oakland Commissioner, Joseph McMullen, Tri-County Lea...

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Town News
Posted on: April 27, 2021

Yearbook Artwork Contest

Group of students holding up certificates.

We are excited to announce and celebrate the winners of the 2020-21 Yearbook Art Contest!  These students will have their creative works published in the 2020-21 OACS Yearbook.  Way to go!Artwork WinnersCover winner - Shiloh Hillis5th Gr...

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Oakland Avenue Charter School
Posted on: March 1, 2021

Boosterthon Fun Run was a huge success!

Large red and blue tunnel with Boosterthon logo on the side.

Thanks to generous donations from our school community near and far, our students raised over $31,000 through the Fun Run!  The students and staff had tons of fun celebrating meeting our various goals!  When we reached our first goal, we...

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Oakland Avenue Charter School