Community & Services

Military Personnel visit the OC Jail

Training Opportunity Prompts Military Personnel Visit to Orange County Jail

The Orange County Corrections Department (OCCD) was pleased to host the 3/347th Regiment based in Orlando, on Friday, April 10, for an inside look at county jail operations. The group of about 25 service men and women were given a behind-the-scenes tour of the Orange County Jail, one of the largest in the nation, in preparation for their various military assignments.

Groundbreaking for USTA

Orange County Celebrates United States Tennis Association Groundbreaking

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs joined business and community leaders at the groundbreaking for the new headquarters of the United States Tennis Association (USTA)...

Mayor Jacobs speaking on child abuse

Orange County Leaders to Focus Efforts on Child Abuse

Mayor Teresa Jacobs and members of Orange County’s Domestic Violence Commission recently presented key findings on the region’s State of Child Abuse during National...

OC Utilities employee handing an item to a participant

Orange County Utilities Celebrates Water Conservation Month with Workshops and Giveaways

Every year, the state of Florida proclaims April as Water Conservation Month in an effort to educate Floridians about the importance of water conservation...

Mayor Jacobs and Mayor Dyer at soccer stadium

Orange County to Host Friendly International Soccer Match in June

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs recently joined community leaders at the Orlando Citrus Bowl for a major announcement of a friendly soccer match between...

Groundbreaking for USTA

New Bridge to Improve East Orange County Infrastructure

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs recently joined community leaders and elected officials at the groundbreaking ceremony to mark the replacement of the State Road...

Mayor Jacobs with Jazz in the Park attendees

Hundreds Attend Fourth Annual Jazz in the Park

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs recently hosted an evening of Jazz in the Park and welcomed hundreds of citizens to the event held annually...

Mayor Jacobs at MLS Game

Region Exceeds #FillTheBowl Challenge at Inaugural MLS Game

History was made as Central Florida successfully met the challenge to #FilltheBowl for the Orlando City Lions’ inaugural game as the newest Major League...

OC Experience participants

Orange County Domestic Violence Commission Seeks to Tighten Laws to Help Save Lives

Orange County leaders are helping to further protect domestic violence survivors. Recently, members of the Orange County Domestic Violence Commission (DVC) outlined two bills...

Mayor Jacobs and personnel at Arts Conference Showcase

Arts Conference Showcases Impact of Dr. Phillips Center

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs welcomed nationally recognized leaders to a recent statewide cultural conference held in the new, beautiful and awe-inspiring Dr. Phillips...