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Orlando Magic Fans Can Take Free Train-To-The-Game on Sunrail

The Florida Department of Transportation and the Orlando Magic announced a new partnership that will add extended service on SunRail for weeknights (Monday-Friday) when the Magic have home games starting this week. The additional southbound...
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Orange County Faces Proposed Sales Tax Increase in November

Orange County voters will decide if the sales tax will increase by a full percent from 6.5 percent to 7.5 percent with the new revenue penciled in for ongoing transportation needs.

Orange County Sales Tax Proposal Could Lead to Massive Revenue for Transportation Projects

Orange County is trying to put together a project list and drum up public support for a one percent increase in the sales tax to help the area’s transportation.
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Jerry Demings Wants Orange County to Vote on Sales Tax Increase for Transportation Projects

The former sheriff announced he will send a one percent sales tax increase--an additional penny of every dollar spent--referendum to Orange County voters. The additional revenue will be used for transportation needs.
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Proposed Sales Tax Hikes Defeated in Central Florida

Voters in Volusia County were asked whether or not to approve a half-percent sales tax increase for roads, transit and water quality projects that would have raised $45 million annually for the next 20 years.

Central Florida Counties Begin to Vote on Sales Tax Increases

In Osceola County, voters can approve or shoot down a one percent sales tax increase while Volusia County ponders a proposal which raises the sales tax one-half of one percent.
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Opposition to Osceola County Sales Tax Grows

County residents will vote on May 21 on a one-cent sales tax which would remain in effect for 30 years to fund transportation projects in Osceola County.