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Cassandra Lafser, 407.246.2182
Heather Fagan, 407.246.3423
Sunday, December 14, 2014
**11:45 a.m. – Mayor Media Interview Window** – at the Champions Pizza Concession on the East Field Level Concourse
Orlando Citrus Bowl Community Open House
1610 West Church Street
Mayor Dyer will join with District 5 Commissioner Regina I. Hill to welcome thousands of Central Florida residents and guests to celebrate the grand reopening of the Orlando Citrus Bowl at the free, ticketed community open house event. Already, more than 12,000 free tickets have been distributed.
Attendees will have the opportunity to get a first-hand look at the newly reconstructed venue through a self-guided tour and enjoy interactive games, entertainment and a commemorative giveaway. Attendees are encouraged to bring a canned food donation to support the Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida.
Colonel Joe Kittinger Park F-4 Phantom II Dedication
305 North Crystal Lake Drive
Mayor Dyer will join with Colonel Joe Kittinger, Congressman John Mica, and the F-4 Phantom II Team to dedicate the newest addition to Colonel Joe Kittinger Park, a 57-foot-long, 16-foot-high 1960s fighter-bomber jet. Flown by Colonel Kittinger during the Vietnam War era more than 40 years ago, this completely-restored aircraft is now a permanent display in the park.
Monday, December 15, 2014
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Central Florida Legislative Delegation
Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort
100 West Buena Vista Drive, Lake Buena Vista
Mayor Dyer will speak at the Central Florida Legislative Delegation hosted by the Central Florida Partnership to help advance the region’s priorities in education, transportation, economic diversity and growth. The Central Florida Legislative Delegation is made up of 10 Florida Senators and 26 members of the Florida House of Representatives from across the Central Florida Partnership’s seven counties of Brevard, Lake, Orange, Osceola, Polk, Seminole, and Volusia.
Thursday, December 18, 2014
International Drive Completion Ribbon Cutting
5156 International Drive
Southeast quadrant of the intersection of International Drive and Oak Ridge Road
Mayor Dyer will join District 6 City Commissioner Samuel B. Ings to celebrate the completion of the North International Drive Improvement Project. The project will improve pedestrian safety and help relieve traffic congestion in one of Orlando’s busiest corridors.