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Want to Visit a Loved One at a Long-Term Care Facility? Here are the Latest Recommendations.

Since the COVID-19 pandemic began, nursing homes and assisted living facilities have largely banned families and caregivers from visiting their loved ones. In an...

Orange County’s New Fire Recruits Make History For Diversity

The Orange County Fire Rescue Department’s (OCFRD) newest fire recruits have made history as the most diverse class hired by the Department. This past...

Keeping it Wheel: Orange County Honors Employees at Curbside Ceremonies during COVID-19

It’s been said that necessity is the mother of innovation—and that’s exactly what Orange County’s Human Resources has had to do to honor employees...

Learning the ‘RITE’ Way: Orange County Public Safety Hosts Racial Intelligence Training for All Public Safety Agencies in the County

These are tense times for many who wear a badge. In an effort to equip its public safety personnel with the emotional and social...

The Show Must Go On: Orange County Helps Local Arts Organizations During Pandemic

One on the hardest-hit groups during the COVID-19 pandemic has been the arts and culture community, from large performance groups like the Orlando City...

2020 Oath of Office Ceremony

County Commissioners at the Orange County Convention Center. It was a socially distanced event with a little over 70 guests in attendance. District 1...

Individual and Family Assistance Program: Top 5 Reasons For Denials and How to Fix Them the Next Time you Apply

To better assist residents who have had their applications denied for the Orange County CARES Act Program for Individuals and Families, program staff have...

Orange County Animal Services to Hold Second Pet Food Giveaway

Drive-thru Aimed at Residents Impacted by COVID-19 Orange County Animal Services is preparing to make available more than three tons of FREE pet food...

Orange County Prepares for COVID-19 Vaccine – Freezers Ready for Hundreds of Thousands of Doses

In anticipation of an effective COVID-19 vaccine available to the public, Orange County has purchased cold storage devices, including ultra-cold storage freezers that can...