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Orange County Government’s Division of Building Safety Launches Economic Incentive to Reduce Permit Costs

In order to spur new construction activity and support efforts to assist our community with economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, Orange County Government’s...

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“What Goes Where” Tool Helps Orange County Residents Recycle the Right Stuff

Orange County Utilities has launched a new web resource called What Goes Where, designed to help residents in unincorporated Orange County with recycling, as...

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Orange County Convention Center Helps Enhance Sustainability Initiatives in Orange County

As a leader in environmental stewardship, the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) plays an important role in integrating sustainability into Orange County’s core strategy....

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Mayor Demings Delivers Virtual 2020 State of the County Address

On Friday, June 26, 2020, Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings hosted the annual State of the County address. This year, the address was...

Orange County Social Media Giveaway: #DoYourPartORL Masks

Orange County Social Media Giveaway: #DoYourPartORL Masks

On Friday, June 26, 2020, Orange County Government, in partnership with Visit Orlando and the Orlando Economic Partnership, launched the “Safer Stronger Together Campaign”...

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Fitness Tips for Father’s Day Amid COVID-19

As families come together for Father’s Day – either in person or virtually – it is an opportunity to recognize men and the important...

A Story Worth Flagging: The Origination of Orange County’s Official Flag

A Story Worth Flagging: The Origination of Orange County’s Official Flag

As we celebrate Flag Day on June 14, 2020, you may wonder how Orange County came up with its official flag. That story, as...

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Survey Says … Consumer Confidence Survey Reveals Optimism for COVID-19 Recovery

It was the brainchild of the Orange County Economic Recovery Task Force. One of the Task Force’s first recommendations was to conduct a Consumer...

With COVID-19 Scams on the Rise, Here are Some Tips on How to Avoid Them

With COVID-19 Scams on the Rise, Here are Some Tips on How to Avoid Them

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to affect our daily lives, fraud schemes to get people’s personal information are on the rise.  The Federal watchdogs...