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City of Ocala town hall meeting coming to Ocala Golf Club on Dec 12

The City of Ocala will host a town hall meeting at the Ocala Golf Club (3130 East Silver Springs Boulevard) on Thursday, December 12 beginning at 6 p.m.
Marion County Public Schools Headquarters

Marion School District receives $186,000 grant to establish carpentry program

Marion County Public Schools received a $186,276 grant from the Pathways to Career Opportunities program established by the Florida legislature to develop a new carpentry apprenticeship program.
Ocala Elks Lodge (Lodge # 286)

Florida Republican Women Ocala chapter hosting monthly meeting

The Florida Republican Women Ocala Chapter will host its monthly meeting on Tuesday, November 26, at the Ocala Elks Lodge located at 702 NE 25th Avenue.
Osceola Trak Multi-modal pathway in Ocala, Florida

Osceola Trak connection between Tuscawilla Park and downtown Ocala opening Nov 14

Osceola Trak, which will serve as a connection between Tuscawilla Park and downtown Ocala, will open to the public on Thursday, Nov. 14.
Welcome to Downtown Ocala

City hosting workshop to update public on downtown development

The City of Ocala will host a public workshop to provide an update on the development happening in downtown Ocala. 
Madison Oaks West Multifamily Apartments

Reduced city council approves sale of Pine Oaks’ property to affordable housing developer in...

A three-member council approved the sale of 15 acres of property that formerly housed Pine Oaks Golf Course during an emergency meeting of the Ocala City Council on Monday morning.
Marion County Commissioners, Fire Chief cut ribbon on MCFR Rolling Greens Fire Station #28

Ribbon cut on Rolling Greens Fire Station 20 years in the making

Marion County commissioners and members of the community cut the ribbon Thursday on a new fire station that took 20 years and three fire chiefs to complete.
Plastic bottles, recyclables - Magda Ehlers

City releases holiday scheduled for offices, sanitation services

The city of Ocala has released the holiday schedule for businesses and sanitation services in observance of Veterans' Day on Monday, Nov. 11.
Pine Oaks Golf Course

City council approves $425,625 in tax credits for company constructing homes at Pine Oaks...

The Ocala City Council approved a $425,625 loan in tax credits to the company that is constructing homes at the former Pine Oaks Golf Course. 
Road closed, detour signs

City announces Ocala Arts Festival road closures

The city has released a list of road closures that will be in effect for the 53rd Annual Ocala Arts Festival happening Saturday, October 26 and Sunday, October 27 in downtown Ocala.

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