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Posted on: April 16, 2021

April is Water Conservation Month

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On April 7th, The Tavares City Council passed and duly adopted a proclamation that April is Water Conservation Month #DoYoKnowWhatYourSprinklersDidLastNight 

If you see a City Sprinkler misbehaving report it using the #SeeClickFi...

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Posted on: April 16, 2021

Tavares Splash Park Opens Saturday 4/17/21

2021 Reopening Tavares Splash Park April 17 2021

Come Make Memories with Us!

Tavares Splash Park Re-Opening

April 17-June 6 10 am - 6 pm Weekends Only (Summer season seven days a week begins June 7-August 6)

Tavares Splash Park, 100 E. Ruby Street ~ Wooton Park, Call 352.742.6267 ~ www.Tavares.org

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Posted on: April 16, 2021

Road work notice for Joanna Ave south of Ruby St.

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Road work notice: Parking areas will be closed on Joanna Ave (south of Ruby St. to the Kahlua bar) to place the remaining city bricks in place of the gravel in the pocket parking spots. No parking barricades go up late Sunday evening on 4-18-21; Work begi...

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Tavares News Flash
Posted on: April 13, 2021

Tavares Public Works Dept. & Lake Technical College Innovative Work-Based Learning Partnership

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INNOVATIVE WORK-BASED LEARNING PARTNERSHIP

City of Tavares Public Works Department and Lake Technical College

Work-based learning activities play an integral part of the curriculum of Lake Technical College’s (LTC) career-technical training progra...

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Tavares News Flash
Posted on: March 12, 2021

Announcing yard leaf pick-up dates

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Free leaf pick-up dates for 2021 have been scheduled for:

  • April 12th and 13th 
  • April 19th and 20th

You Bag them and we will grab them. 

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Tavares News Flash
Posted on: March 13, 2021

Looking for Museum Services Volunteers

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Looking for Museum Services Volunteers to set up and open the new City of Tavares History Museum located downtown in the Train Depot. For more information call Debby Blais at 352-742-6319 #TavaresFL #Volunteer Click Here for more info

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Tavares News Flash
Posted on: March 31, 2021

SOME 107 YEARS AGO… | BY LAKE & SUMTER STYLE

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SOME 107 YEARS AGO…

Tavares is branded as America’s Seaplane City, which is fitting since the first recorded seaplane flight was 107 years ago, off Lake Eustis on Feb. 23, 1914. According to the ...

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Posted on: February 2, 2021

LIVE BROADCAST & ON-DEMAND COUNCIL & PLANNING AND ZONING MEETINGS

January 20 2021 new council chambers with Teer install the meeting prior to 1st live stream

LIVE BROADCAST & ON-DEMAND COUNCIL MEETINGS

As a new service to our citizens, the City of Tavares began broadcasting City Council meetings live over the internet on Wednesday, February 03, 2021, and the 1st City Planning and Zoning Meeting Thursday, Ma...

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Tavares News Flash
Posted on: January 9, 2021

Tavares is proud to be the first city in Lake County to offer the new SeeClickFix App

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  • SeeClickFix is a free downloadable app for your cell phone to report non-emergency issues to City Hall, like potholes, broken street lights, or code enforcement issues.
  • SeeClickFix uses GPS data to pinpoint the location of the request. 
  • Simply take...
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Posted on: February 5, 2020

Text-to-911 is now available to Lake County residents

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Text-to-911 is now available to Lake County residents

RELEASE DATE: February 5, 2020

Tavares – Lake County has now integrated texting into its 911 answering system, allowing residents in need of emergency services to reach a first responder via tex...

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Posted on: April 1, 2021

Florida Roadtrip Show

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WUCF TV Central Florida Roadtrip featured the City of Tavares, America’s Seaplane City, in PBS episode.

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