The Woodman Report II

[editor’s note]  Mr Woodman was a manager that retired from the Port Orange Utilities Department several years ago.  Mr Woodman presented a comprehensive report on our Utilities  Department 2 years ago (aka Woodman Report] …….   I finally got a chance to view the video of Neff’s reports to council on I&I and meters. It…

Open The Flood Gates!

  The Port Orange area received more than 4.5 inches of rain Saturday, beating the 2.4 inches recorded on Nov. 21, 1959, . No major flooding was reported, but some roads in low-lying areas were impassable in the afternoon. One guy named Noah was seen starting to build an Ark near Dunlawton Ave.. Storm-water poured…

Former City Councilwoman Speaks Out on Fluoride

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Collier County, Florida, is 80% fluoridated but cavity rates “were among the highest levels documented in the United States

As Your Dentist I Recommend Viceroys Cigarettes and Fluoride in the Water …. .   No Valid Evidence Exists to Prove Fluoridation Works, say Researchers  New York – November, 2015 — After reviewing all available fluoridation studies, the independent and trusted UK-based Cochrane group of researchers could not find any quality evidence to prove fluoridation…

Did anybody understand all the mumbo jumbo?

. Did Mr Neff confuse the City Council on purpose again? Submitted on 2015/11/17 at 11:02 pm by Confused The inflow report was confusing. The inflow was already added as part of the average daily flow reported by Mr Neff. Then Ted said we needed to add 1.8 million gallons of inflow and Neff agreed.…

There are 31 City of Port Orange Job Vacancies City-wide?

. The current City Managers Weekly Summary reports: “There are 31 vacancies city-wide at various stages in recruitment and hiring cycle ….” But at the time of this posting,  the city’s web site listed only six(6) city-wide job vacancies (see below link)  Does anyone out there have the list of the other 25 vacancies ?  …

City Managers Weekly Summary | Nov. 6, 2015

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Brighthouse Cable may not be with us much longer.

.     Hank, in reply to your concerns about Brighthouse Cable.  The Charter merger may be  completed within the next 90 days thus, Brighthouse would no longer be with us.     to AmelFl FCC Public Notice Accepting Charter/TWC/Bright House Merger Applications for Transfer Submitted: July 27, 2015 – 6:36pm Originally published: July 27,…

Volusia County’s New Enforcer

Volusia County has added a Squad Apparatus to it’s Firefighting Fleet Published on Nov 5, 2015 Vann Cade, Fleet Coordinator for Volusia County Fire Rescue, FL showcases their 60th Pierce purchase. This engine has impressive compartmentation for rescue equipment along with a tire air pressure manager, rear backup camera, four winches on each side of…

Should Port Orange Continue To Sit On The Sidelines On Technology?

Should we start a petition to get Port Orange officials off their ass?  Like:  Orlando petition The Fiber team announced the exploration of 3 new locations: OklahomaCity, Jacksonville and Tampa: We’re inviting Oklahoma City, OK, Jacksonville, FL and Tampa, FL, to explore bringing Google Fiber to their communities, as we did last month with three…

Mayor Green–Can’t you put a muzzle on your girl?

Well over 200 people walked the Port Orange bridge this past Saturday evening to show their support for America’s veterans serving in Afghanistan.  The Port Orange walkers were joined by similar groups in Ormond, Daytona and Flagler as part of a two-county event organized by Debbie Kruck of the Ormond Strong group. The local contingent…