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Mayor Jacobs and commissioners for Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Mayor Jacobs and Orange County Celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs provided the keynote speech at the County’s Second Annual Asian Pacific American Heritage Month ceremony and commemorated the celebration with a proclamation presented to the Orange County Asian Committee (OCAC) at the Board of County Commissioners meeting.

Mayor Jacobs speaking on SunRail

Mayor Jacobs and Orange County Commissioners Celebrate Historic SunRail Whistle Stop Tour

Central Florida’s new commuter rail system, SunRail, recently opened for service with a celebratory Whistle Stop Tour that began at DeBary and ended at...

Orange County’s Corrections Chief Cornita Riley Honored by Hometown

Orange County’s Corrections Chief Cornita Riley Honored by Hometown

In March, Chief Riley was recognized by her hometown as one of “St. Petersburg’s First Ladies in African American History” by the Dr. Carter...

Earth Day volunteers

Orange County Recognizes Volunteers on Earth Day

As a fitting tribute, Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs recognized participants in the environmental Volunteer and Internship Program (eVIP) on Earth Day at the...

Mayor Jacobs with Merlin Entertainment personnel

Mayor Teresa Jacobs joins Merlin Entertainments in unveiling major expansion plans in Orlando

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs recently provided the opening remarks at a media event hosted by Merlin Entertainments Group Plc. The event provided an...

Orange County Celebrates 21st Annual Hispanic Business  Conference and Consumer Expo

Orange County Celebrates 21st Annual Hispanic Business Conference and Consumer Expo

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs joined the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando (HCCMO) at the 21st Annual Hispanic Business Conference and Consumer...

Groundbreaking Ceremony Marks Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico’s Expansion in Orange County

Groundbreaking Ceremony Marks Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico’s Expansion in Orange County

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs recently provided the keynote speech at the Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico’s groundbreaking ceremony for its expansion in Orange...

Orange County Launches Environmental Advisories for Smart Phones

Orange County Launches Environmental Advisories for Smart Phones

Orange County is introducing new environmental advisories through its OCFL Alert and OCFL 311 smart phone applications. Current advisories include road closures and weather...

Orange County Celebrates SunRail Station Grand Opening

Orange County Celebrates SunRail Station Grand Opening

Orange County, FL – Orange County celebrated the opening of the newest SunRail station at the intersection of Sand Lake Road and Orange Avenue...

Orange County Celebrates Grand Opening of Central Florida International Trade Office

Orange County Celebrates Grand Opening of Central Florida International Trade Office

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs and representatives from JPMorgan Chase Co. celebrated the grand opening of the Central Florida International Trade Office (CFITO) at...