City’s Planning Commission Vacancy

The City of Orange City is currently looking for individuals interested in serving on the City’s Planning Commission. Individuals appointed to this board serve in a volunteer capacity as the designated local planning agency. The Planning Commission serves in an advisory capacity to the City Council regarding future land use amendments, re-zonings, conditional uses, and permit applications that impact the City. The commission has final authority to take action on variance applications. Meetings are held on the 1st Wednesday of…

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Water Quality Improvements Underway

Orange City’s water system has undergone significant rehabilitation over the past several years with more underway. The City of Orange City Public Works Department (Utilities Division) started construction on a project to improve potable water quality in Orange City. This project includes replacing selected aging water mains and service connections over a period of 2 to 3 years. Construction techniques that minimize water service outage will be used. Water service to affected households or businesses may experience a temporary shut-off…

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Notice: of Police, Fire, Parks and Transportation Impact Fee Increase

City Council Public Meeting September 12, 2022 at 6:30 pm Meeting agenda The City’s impact fee program requires new development to share in the burdens of growth by paying their proportionate share of the costs of infrastructure improvements that they will demand.  The City Council will consider a 15% increase in Police, Fire, Parks and Transportation impact fees based on the construction cost index change since the last update made in 2019. 7.5% increase effective on Dec. 12, 2022 7.5…

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Hydrant Flushing 2022 Complete

Orange City Utilities Department has completed all work pertaining to the 2022 Annual Hydrant Maintenance Program. This annual fire hydrant testing and maintenance program complies with the Insurance Services Office (ISO) National Fire Protection standards.

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The City of Orange City is currently accepting applications for event or program sponsorship requests for fiscal year 2022/2023

The City proudly supports our community and the organizations that improve it. Non-profit organizations that would like to request City sponsorship must complete the City application process. This will allow the City to better understand requests and determine how best the City can assist requesting organizations. Sponsorship requests can be made for monetary requests and/or in-kind services. The complete Sponsorship Policy and Procedures and Sponsorship Application can be found here. All sponsorship requests for recurring events or programs must be…

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