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County Fire Chief Urges Residents To Change Smoke Alarm Batteries When You Change Your Clock
Waste Management Will Resume Service in Okeechobee County Monday in Aftermath of Hurricane Matthew
You’re invited to apply for participation in an upcoming “Getting Ahead in a Just Gettin’ By World” workgroup.
You can apply by calling Kari Brown at (772) 462-1777.
A phone interview will be scheduled or conducted when you call.
On behalf of Okeechobee County I would like to invite you to our Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Tuesday, October 11th at 8:15 AM at the OK Softball Complex for the Parking Lot and Drainage Improvement Project completed late this summer. We are proud of this project and it certainly highlights our tax dollars at work.
The Ribbon Cutting will be held prior to the BOCC Meeting at 9:00AM and the Board of County Commissioners will be in attendance along with our County Administrator and staff.
Beware of scams
Scammers continue to target everyone, regardless of age, gender, education or income level. Scams can cost people a lot of money and cause a great deal of distress.
The Okeechobee County Sheriff’s Office has received numerous complaints of possible scammers in Okeechobee County.
Follow these golden rules to help protect yourself and your family from scams.
If it looks too good to be true—it probably is.
Use your common sense: the offer may be a scam.
PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT
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The Okeechobee County Sheriff’s Office has been receiving an increased number of frauds and scams. Learn how to protect yourself from scams and frauds.
This questionnaire assists Okeechobee County in gathering information related to your non-profit organization. Okeechobee County will evaluate the information submitted to determine the non-profit group which in the best interest of the County meets the needs of obtaining surplus Real Property for the use of low income housing or other related non-profit activities.
County residents may contact the following person with questions or complaints regarding illegal housing discrimination (not loan foreclosures): Robbie Chartier, County Administrator (863)763-6441 extension 1.
For discrimination issues in employment or handicap accessibility relating to the Board of County Commissioners, contact Mariah Anuez, HR Administrator, (863) 763-9312 extension 3.