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Orange County Celebrates the Dedication of the John C. Hitt Partnership Complex

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs joined leadership from the University of Central Florida (UCF) and community partners to honor the legacy of President John C. Hitt and to celebrate the dedication of the new Partnership Complex which carries his namesake. This event marks a significant milestone in the history of the University of Central Florida. […]

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Orange County Government Celebrates Community Action Month in May

Orange County Government is observing National Community Action Month in May with a series of interactive community workshops and events. National Community Action Month...

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Mayor Teresa Jacobs Celebrates Puerto Rican Community in Orange County

Mayor Teresa Jacobs joined Orange County to celebrate two events recognizing the contributions of the local Puerto Rican community. Mayor Jacobs participated in the...

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Orange County Gathers with Technology and Social Media Workgroup

Orange County’s Technology and Social Media Workgroup recently met with Mayor Teresa Jacobs to share ideas on digital trends, best practices and community outreach...

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Orange County Corrections Helps Hope Burn Bright as Torch Carriers for Special Olympics

Orange County Corrections Department (OCCD) participated in the Florida Law Enforcement Torch Run on April 17, which has become an annual tradition for the...

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Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs Celebrates Central Florida Scouts at Golden Eagle Dinner

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs recently joined community leaders at the 2018 Metro Orlando Golden Eagle Dinner at the Amway Center. The annual event...

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Orange County’s No Plastic Bags in the Cart Campaign Commences

In January 2016, recycling efforts in Orange County made strides when a new collection system was rolled out to more than 200,000 curbside collection...

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Jones High School Concert Choir and Wind Ensemble Recognized by Orange County after Performance at Carnegie Hall

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs and the Board of County Commissioners (BCC) hosted the Jones High School Concert Choir and Wind Ensemble for a...

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Orange County Government Celebrates Building Safety Month with Weekly Events in May

In May, Orange County Government will observe Building Safety Month, in conjunction with the International Code Council (ICC) by hosting a series of events...

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