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In case you missed it: The Apopka news week in review

In case you missed it. The Apopka news week in review includes six articles that shaped the city last week... all in one place, including three articles on the Florida House District 39 election.
Apopka City Council spikes affordable housing project in City Center
Affordable housing. It's one of the building blocks for a strong economy and the gateway for a local workforce to get ahead of the economic curve. 
In case you missed it: The Apopka news week in review
In case you missed it. The Apopka news week in review includes five articles that shaped the city last week... all in one place, including details on three candidates running for Seat #3 on the Apopka City Commission.
Bankson wants to bring a voice from Apopka to Tallahassee
Apopka City Commissioner Doug Bankson surprised a lot of residents when he announced his intention to run for Florida House District 39, a new seat created in the Legislature.
Commissioner Smith speaks loudly at Apopka City Council meeting
Apopka City Commissioner Alexander H. Smith is typically soft-spoken and quiet on the City Council. But at its May 4th meeting, Alexander spoke loud and clear during the City Commission reports.
Demings delivering $1.5 million check to Apopka for water tank
Rep. Val Demings (FL-10) on Thursday, May 5th at 6:00 am will present the City of Apopka with $1.5 million in federal funding for a new water storage tank.
City Council voting on public comments ordinance
The public comments section of the Apopka City Council allows citizens to have a voice in how their City is run. It also allows the Council to get feedback on the issues that are important to its …

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Apopka requesting $2.5 million from Feds to replace asbestos piping
Rep. Demings’ previous fiscal year 2022 projects were fully funded, with over $6 million successfully secured for Central Florida for body cameras, youth homelessness prevention, clean water infrastructure, and emergency power generators.
In case you missed it: The Apopka news week in review
In case you missed it. The Apopka news week in review includes seven articles that shaped the city last week... all in one place, including an interview with Congresswoman Val Demings of the Florida 10th District.
A new chapter begins: Nelson, three commissioners take Oath of Office
Mayor Bryan Nelson, and Commissioners Nick Nesta, Alexander H. Smith, and Diane Velazquez took their oaths of office to join Commissioner Doug Bankson on the Apopka City Council.
Becker did more than collect data for the Apopka City Council
It's human nature to assess people based on a prominent characteristic, label them, and put them in an easy-to-sort box. It's called pigeon-holing, and it usually is a far cry from an accurate description of a person.
In case you missed it: The Apopka news week in review
In case you missed it. The Apopka news week in review includes seven articles that shaped the city last week... all in one place, including a study by Wallet Hub that ranks Apopka as the 50th best small city in the US to start a business.
Apopka Fire and Police Depts team up to offer FREE water safety classes
This unique opportunity will combine hands-on training and educational lessons designed to teach parents and children the necessary safety procedures when in and around water. 
Nelson announces potential workshop on South Apopka annexation for May/June; but is skeptical of outcome
Apopka Mayor Bryan Nelson thinks the time for a workshop on annexing South Apopka would be in late May or early June before the FY2022-23 Apopka City Budget workshops begin.
Becker says goodbye to City Council
Becker vacated Seat #4 on the City Commission in order to run for Mayor of Apopka. It was an election he lost by less than 500 votes to incumbent Mayor Bryan Nelson.
Apopka Police Department Burglary Report: April 10th-16th
 The Apopka Voice publishes a weekly burglary report from the Apopka Police Department that includes reported burglaries of businesses, residences, and vehicles. 
Apopka keeps the Flame of Hope burning bright
The City of Apopka and the Apopka Police Department hosted the 2022 Special Olympics Torch Run yesterday at Edwards Field in Apopka.
Breaking News: Endangered Apopka man missing
The Apopka Police Department is seeking the public’s help in locating a missing adult suffering from a cognitive deficiency, 73-year-old Thomas Campbell.
In case you missed it: The Apopka news week in review
In case you missed it. The Apopka news week in review includes seven articles that shaped the city last week... all in one place, including details on the City Charter Review that may be happening in 2022.
Charter Review seems imminent; but what changes will it bring?
It's been almost eight years since changes were discussed. But judging by recent statements, it seems likely a Charter review is imminent.
In case you missed it: The Apopka news week in review
In case you missed it. The Apopka news week in review includes six articles that shaped the city... all in one place, including details on the groundbreaking of the Winn-Dixie at the City Center.
Nesta's plan for Seat #4: Manage growth wisely and hit the ground running
Elected on March 8th to Seat #4 on the Apopka City Commission, Nick Nesta only has 15 days before his swearing-in on April 26th and 24 days before he sits on the dais.