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Sanford Farmers Market
150 E 1st St, Sanford, FL 32771

Downtown Farmers Market

The market is open every Saturday “rain or shine” in downtown beautiful Historic Sanford. local vendors baked goods arts and crafts home decor festive foods produce and much more! Previous Next ...

10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Seminole County Library - North
150 North Palmetto Ave, Sanford, FL

Hero Invasion at the Library

Ladies 327 INC, along with Sanford Police Department, Seminole County Public Library and Heroes Everywhere Learning Movement, requests to host a Hero Street Invasion, from 10 am – 1 pm on Saturday, September 30, 2023, featuring superheroes, two food trucks, a Dj, a kid zone, vendors, and many more activities for children both inside the […] ...

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Meet the Mayor

Art Woodruff was born and raised in Sanford as a sixth generation Sanfordite. Graduating from Seminole High School in 1980 he attended the University of North Carolina and returned to Sanford where he started teaching in Seminole County Public Schools. After fourteen years at Seminole High School as a science teacher and yearbook adviser, he transferred to Oviedo High School where he currently teaches science and computer science.

First elected as the District 1 Commissioner in 2001, he served through 2010. After one term off, he was again elected in November 2014. In July 2020 he was appointed Mayor following the resignation of Mayor Jeff Triplett. 

“I look forward to building on the many positive improvements that have taken place while serving on the City Commission and continuing to make Sanford a place where we want to live, work, and play.

– Art Woodruff, Mayor


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300 N Park Ave
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