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Dec 02

Around Town: Highlights in the Community November 2022

Posted on December 2, 2022 at 10:55 AM by Stacy VanCamp

City of Apopka Highlights for November 2022

Farewell to Commissioner Bankson

Family and friends gathered to say goodbye to Commissioner Bankson at his last City Council meeting. Commissioner Bankson was elected to serve as Apopka's newest representative in the Florida Legislature for District 39. Commissioner Bankson and his family pictured in front of the dais in the Chamber at City Hall

City Hall Honors Veterans Day

City Hall honored the Marines Birthday and Veterans Day by lighting City Hall red, white and blue. Picture of City Hall in red, white, and blue lighting for Veterans Day

Commissioner Becker Sworn In

Commissioner Becker was sworn in to replace Commissioner Bankson for Seat 3 on the City Council. Kyle Becker Sworn Into Office with Family Nearby

State of the City Address

Mayor Nelson gave his annual State of the City Address at the Apopka Community Center. Thank you to the Apopka Area Chamber of Commerce for hosting this special event.  It is a great way for residents to find out more about the community! Mayor Nelson presenting the State of the City Address at the Community Center

Employee Holiday Food Drive

Thank you to the City employees and students in the Apopka Youth Council that donated to Loaves and Fishes Thanksgiving Food Drive! Your generosity is much appreciated. A picture of all the food collected for the Loaves and Fishes Thanksgiving Food Drive

Retired Marine

Retired Marine Lou Boria walked from Zellwood Station to the Apopka Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10147 in honor of the Marine Core's Birthday Ball. Lou Boria and Mayor Nelson walking alongside a road on their way to the VFW

City Hall Honors Diabetes Awareness Month

For National Diabetes Awareness Month, City Hall was illuminated blue to honor the occasion. Picture of City Hall blue for National Diabetes Awareness Month