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Posted on: June 10, 2021

Photo Contest Call for Entries

Ocoee Photo Contest flyer 2021

The City of Ocoee is sponsoring a Calendar Photo Contest celebrating the beauty and uniqueness of Ocoee. Winning photographs will be published in the city’s 2022 Community Calendar. Photographers will be given photo credit in the calendar.

Amateur and professional shutterbugs are invited to submit color pictures of people at work or play in Ocoee.  Capture the city’s beautiful landscape, biking, swimming, events, historic places and active community life.

There is a limit of five ph...

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News Release June 10, 2021 >> City of Ocoee Community Relations News Releases
Posted on: April 30, 2021

City Manager Announces Appointment of New Ocoee Police Chief

Chief Plasencia

After the retirement of longtime Chief Charlie Brown, Ocoee City Manager Robert Frank has appointed Assistant Police Chief Saima Plasencia to the position of Police Chief.

Three internal candidates applied for the job, and Mr. Frank reached out to the Florida Police Chiefs Association to assess each candidate’s executive police experience.  The panel comprised of six active Florida police chiefs and one retired chi...

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Released on April 30, 2021 >> City of Ocoee Community Relations News Releases
Posted on: February 4, 2021

Ocoee State of the City Report

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The City of Ocoee presented its State of the City Report at the City Commission meeting held on February 2.

The 13-minute video gives an overview of the city’s projects and accomplishments from 2020. The State of the City Report can be viewed on the city’s YouTube Channel at The video will also air on Ocoee TV Spectrum Channel 493....

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Released on February 4, 2021 >> City of Ocoee Community Relations News Releases