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Mayor Jerry Demings giving a presentation on stage during the 2022 Orange County Regional Economic Summit.

2022 Orange County Regional Economic Summit: Three Things You Need to Know

The annual Orange County Regional Economic Summit, hosted by Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings, in collaboration with the Orlando Economic Partnership, was held on Thursday, April 21, 2022, at Full Sail Live in Winter Park. This year’s summit highlighted the local and state economic forecast and focused on how the region’s business and transportation infrastructure […]

How to Control Invasive Species

Invasive species occur throughout Florida’s landscape in many forms, including plants, animals and insects. They can be aggressive and sometimes out-compete Florida’s native species....

Return to Stable: Fitch Ratings Affirms Orange County’s TDT Revenue Bonds

Following a routine annual credit rating surveillance process, Fitch Ratings (one of the “Big Four” credit rating agencies along with Moody’s, Kroll and Standard...

Going Digital: Procurement Office Introduces New eProcurement Software

Orange County Procurement Office has transitioned to an eProcurement Software Solution platform called OpenGov Procurement intended to make the County’s procurement, contracting and purchasing...

Growing a Business? BizLink Orange is a One-Stop Resource to Help

Orange County Government has launched a new website called BizLink Orange to help businesses as they build their presence in Orange County. The site...

2021 Florida Simulation Summit: Three Key Takeaways

Orange County Government’s annual Florida Simulation Summit highlights the region’s multibillion-dollar Modeling, Simulation and Training (MS&T) industry. This year, the event focused on cybersecurity and...

Orange County’s Pollution Prevention Champion Spotlight: Avalon Eatery

UPDATE: This restaurant is no longer in business as of January 2022. It takes a great deal of careful thought and creative planning to...

Job Alert: Pandemic Leaves Great Oaks Village in Need of Counselors for Foster Children and Young Adults

Working virtually became the norm during the COVID-19 pandemic, and many remote workers want to keep it that way. This has created a challenge...

2021 State of Orange County: Five Things You Need to Know

Although the past 12 months have been challenging for families and businesses, Orange County’s future remains bright. That is the message Mayor Jerry L....

County Honors Business Compliance ‘Strike Teams’ for Protecting Local Businesses During the Pandemic

Orange County’s Business Compliance “Strike Teams” were created in July 2020 with the goal of helping local businesses achieve CDC compliance through the implementation...