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Posted on: April 12, 2021

Lake County Rental Assistance Program Extended


Lake County to extend Emergency Rental Assistance Program


Tavares – Lake County has extended the deadline to apply for rental assistance through the Emergency Rental Assistance Program.


Lake County’...

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Posted on: April 9, 2021

2020 Annual Water Quality Report

2020 annual quality water report

The City of Mount Dora is dedicated to providing the most current information regarding the quality of water for the residents.  

Here, you will find the online, published information for the 2020 Annual Water Quality Report

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Posted on: April 2, 2021

Expanded Utility Drop Boxes


The City of Mount Dora is proud to announce a second location has been added for residents and customers to pay their bills, via drop box.  A drop box has been added behind City Hall and a box has been added at the W.T. Bland Public Library. &...

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Posted on: April 1, 2021

2021 Lake County Trails Update

2021 trails invite pdf

Friends of Lake County Trails - 2021 Lake County Trails Update 

Thursday, April 29, 2021

Venetian Center - Dozier Circle, Leesburg

5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Please join the Lake 100 to learn more about the trails efforts across Lake County, as well as, inf...

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Posted on: March 30, 2021

'My Mount Dora' Photography Contest


Mount Dora Photography Contest

Mount Dora, Fla. (March 30, 2021) –  The Mount Dora Historical Society and the W.T. Bland Public Library are co-sponsoring a photography contest with ‘My Mount Dora – What It Means to Me...

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Posted on: March 8, 2021

Freedom On The Waterfront

Freedom on the Waterfront 2021

Freedom on the Waterfront returns for 2021!  This is a fun, family-friendly event to celebrate our nation's freedom!  This event has expanded to two of our large parks to honor social distancing while we honor our nation. &n...

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Posted on: February 26, 2021

2020 State of the City

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2020 State of the City

by Mayor Cathy Hoechst

Full document with Department Accomplishments here (PDF)

What a challenge for all of us in many different ways! Life will not return to the way it was prior to 2020; much has changed due to COVID-19. As we adjust...

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Posted on: January 25, 2021

Garbage and Recycling Changes

WasteManagement truck

Notice of Residential Recycling Improvements


Effective February 2021, garbage and recycling collection services are changing.

What is happening?

All waste collected at the curb will now be transported to a Waste-to-Energy Plant (WTE) that provides ...

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Posted on: January 7, 2021

Proactive Sidewalk Inspections

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Mount Dora Public Works has initiated a new proactive approach to inspecting sidewalks within the City.
In addition to repairs to reported hazards, staff will conduct routine inspections of sidewalks to identify and correct broken sections and hazards. Res...
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