FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Cassandra Lafser, 407.246.2182
Heather Fagan, 407.246.3423
Monday, June 29, 2015
Orlando Amtrak Station Ribbon Cutting
1400 Sligh Boulevard
Mayor Dyer will join with District 4 Commissioner Patty Sheehan, FDOT, Amtrak and Orlando Health to celebrate the completion of the renovation of the historic Orlando Amtrak Station. The renovation project restored and preserved the historic heritage of the building and also improved accessibility to the station for residents and visitors and increased connectivity with the new SunRail stop here.
Nation’s Best Break Dancers Performance
Orlando City Hall Plaza, 400 South Orange Avenue
Mayor Dyer and Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts President Kathy Ramsberger will host a free performance of the nation’s best break dancers, including Orlando local B-Boy Keebz, as part of the upcoming Red Bull BC One North America Finals. The event is part of Orlando’s continued efforts to be a City for Everyone, providing a wide variety of entertainment, amenities and experiences for all.
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Engelwood Neighborhood Center Computer Lab Ribbon Cutting
Engelwood Neighborhood Center, 6123 La Costa Drive
Mayor Dyer will join District 2 City Commissioner Tony Ortiz and the Orlando Magic to unveil the newly refurbished Engelwood Neighborhood Center computer lab provided by the Orlando Magic. The upgraded computer lab will enhance after-school enrichment programs for elementary and middle school students who utilize the neighborhood center daily for homework assistance and recreational activities.
Thursday, July 2, 2015
New Swan Boat Unveil
Lake Eola Park, Swan Boat Rental Dock
Mayor Dyer and District 4 City Commissioner Patty Sheehan will celebrate with the Taylor’s, a local Central Florida family, who will take the first ride in the City’s new Wheelchair Accessible Swan-shaped Paddle Boat. The new boat was made possible thanks to a generous donation from the Rotary Club of Orlando who funded the redesign of one of the boats and the dock to provide for wheelchair accessibility.