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Posted on: July 7, 2020

Coronavirus Updates: Broward County Face Mask Requirements

Masks MandatoryBroward County Emergency Order 20-20 expands the regulations for facial coverings by requiring that they are worn in all public spaces where social distancing cannot be maintained. The order also requires the mandatory use of facial coverin...

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Posted on: June 24, 2020

Sun-Sentinel Article About 'Parade of Orchids' Honoring Essential Workers

Adopt an Orchid to Honor Essential Workers

By BRETT SHWEKY

SOUTH FLORIDA SUN SENTINEL |

JUN 23, 2020 AT 11:18 AM

The city of Oakland Park has partnered with several organizations to help it select and plant thousands of native orchi...

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Posted on: July 1, 2020

Taking the Bite Out of Mosquito Season

Mosquito season is expected to be very busy again this year. With the arrival of summer rains, please be sure to remove all standing water and containers that can hold water whenever possible. Eliminating mosquito breeding habitats can go a long way to re...

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Posted on: April 20, 2020

City of Oakland Park Working with Vendors to Reduce Budgeted Expenses

Oakland Park is facing immense financial challenges and is working with all of our vendors to reduce expenses. Many of Oakland Park’s vendors have pledged to reduce the cost of their services by 20 percent and the City appreciates their show of ...

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City News Flash
Posted on: June 4, 2020

Oakland Park's Summer Food Program Underway Weekdays Noon to 1:30 PM

The Oakland Park City Commission recently authorized the City to participate in the 2020 Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) through the State of Florida, Department of Agriculture.

Free hot lunches & snacks are served Monday through Friday from noon to...

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Posted on: June 12, 2020

CDC Coronavirus Guidelines for Pet Owners

Dog Walker

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends that pet owners limit their pet’s interaction with people outside their household.

In furtherance of these CDC Guidelines, Oakland Park’s dog park -- Oakland Bark ...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Why the Census Count is Critical for Emergency Response

Census data helps communities plan funding for hospitals, clinics, emergency services, schools and much more. An accurate count helps public health officials know who’s at risk and helps first responders identify the resources necessary to prote...

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Posted on: April 13, 2020

Prospect Road Mobility Improvement Project Construction

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) began construction on the $4.6 million Prospect Road Mobility Improvement Project Monday, April 13, 2020.  Lane and sidewalk closures will be posted. Access to residences and businesses will be main...

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