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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. Boasting one of the most innovative, large-scale, award-winning sustainability programs in the United States, the OCCC continues to contribute to sustainability goals countywide, by driving efficiency and optimizing daily operations. The […]

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

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

Orange County Extends “Last Chance” Opportunity for Small Businesses to Receive Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Two Convenient Pick-Up Sites Available May 19 and May 20, 2020 PPE for Small Biz in Orange County, an Orange County Government COVID-19 initiative...

Orange County Offering Personal Protective Equipment to Small Businesses to Assist in Economic Recovery

PPE for Small Biz in Orange County, an Orange County Government COVID-19 initiative through the Orange County Economic Recovery Task Force, will provide personal...

Mayor Demings Discusses Orange County Reopening

Today, Mayor Demings spoke with local media about the Governor’s “Safe. Smart. Step-by-Step Plan”. “The Governor’s plan – known as Phase One – is...

“Sew” Amazing: Residents Step Up to Keep Orange County Covered

The COVID-19 pandemic has ignited the selflessness of local residents, who have taken the initiative as a call to action to help our community...

Orange County and Visit Orlando Launch ‘#407Day’ to Support Local Restaurants

Orange County and Visit Orlando announce this Tuesday, April 7, 2020 as “#407 Day” for residents to show support for local restaurants and their...

COVID-19: Go to Hospital or Recover at Home?

According to the CDC, COVID-19 causes mild symptoms in about eight out of 10 people, and most people who are mildly ill with the...

Top Takeaways: The 2020 State of I-Drive is Dynamic

There is a strong appeal to International Drive, whether it is the impressive economic and tourism impact, its educational opportunities, or its diversity in...