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A charming little city with a juicy past



Election Ahead

Upcoming Municipal Election

The City of Winter Garden, Florida, is scheduled to hold a municipal election on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., at which time the following three officials are to be elected to serve a 3-year term:

City Commissioner
Districts 2, 3, and 4

For more information and official notice,
please click here


Food Drive

Thanksgiving is a time for giving and generosity. Please consider providing a Thanksgiving dinner to those in our community who are in need through the West Orange Christian Service Center.

Drop off the filled basket by Friday, November 21, 2014 at the Christian Service Center located at 300 W Franklin St, Ocoee, FL / 407-656-6678

Please click here for more information and the required food items for the basket.


The City of Winter Garden hosts and/or sponsors several Special Events that occur annually. The most up to date information can be found on the Special Events page or by visiting the City's Event Calendar.

After-Hours Numbers - Dial 911 for Police/Fire/Medical Emergencies
Broken Pipes/Water Emergencies: 321-436-4559

Note: For Water Billing
Questions, Please Call:

407-656-4100, Mon-Fri 8am-5pm
Garbage Issues 407-656-4111 x2012
Mon-Fri 7:30am-4:30pm
Police Department: 407-656-3636
Fire Department: 407-877-5175


Road Construction & Closure Announcements

Tremaine St. (Highland Ave. to Lakeview Ave.) and Lakeview Ave. (Plant St. to just south of Tremaine St.) - Closed every Saturday from 7:45 am to 2:00 pm for the Farmer's Market.

Plant St. (Highland Ave. to Woodland St.) - Closed the third Saturday of every month between 4:00 pm and 9:30 pm for the Cruz-n-Car Show.

Vineland Rd. (SR 50 to Palmetto St.) – Vineland will be closed for improvements to its water, sanitary, and stormwater utilities. Construction is scheduled to begin in early June, with completion scheduled for late December.

E. Plant St. (Dillard St. to Sixth St.) – Construction of East Plant Street is continuing and is scheduled to be completed in late November.

The City of Winter Garden Newsletter is produced for the City households and businesses three times a year: Spring (January), Summer (May) and Fall (September).   Its purpose is to provide public awareness and information articles, announce large special events in the City and advertise City Recreation and Parks programs. Copies can be found at various historic downtown merchants on Plant Street, City Hall and the West Orange Chamber of Commerce.

Fall 2014

News You Can Use



sign code updateCity Approves New Sign Code

The City’s new sign code (Chapter 102) was adopted by the City Commission on May 23, 2013. Click Here to view the New Sign Code

Please contact Tanja Gerhartz at 407.656.4111 ext. 2308 or  with any comments or questions.



Florida Hospital Groundbreaking

On September 17, 2013, the City Commission gathered to break ground alongside Florida Hospital staff at their new health campus site near Fowlers Grove. We're excited to welcome this Florida Hospital project to the Winter Garden community!