Community & Services

Mayor Jacobs presents award to Apopka High School student

Apopka High School Student Recognized with Charles T. Smith Community Service Award

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs recently recognized Apopka High School senior Taylor Chou with the Charles T. Smith Community Service Award at the Apopka High School Senior Awards Night.

Man speaking at event

Troubled Teens Open Up about Fathers, Forgiveness and Second Chances

Every year, one of the nation’s largest correctional facilities marks Father’s Day in remembrance of a man who served as a positive role model...

Mayor Jacobs and employees at Citrus Bowl Beam Raising Ceremony

Orange County Leaders Celebrate at Florida Citrus Bowl Beam Raising Ceremony

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs recently attended the Forward Progress to the 50 Beam Raising Ceremony at the Orlando Citrus Bowl to celebrate reaching...

BCC with Sisaundra Lewis

Orange County Recognizes The Voice Finalist Sisaundra Lewis

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs and the Board of County Commissioners recognized Winter Garden resident Sisaundra Lewis, finalist of NBC’s The Voice, at the...

BCC with Sisaundra Lewis

Mayor Teresa Jacobs and Veterans Advisory Council Honor Fallen Heroes on Memorial Day

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs and the Veterans Advisory Council remembered and saluted the brave men and women who have made the ultimate sacrifice...

Mayor Jacobs with Timber Creek students

Timber Creek High School Students Shadow Mayor Teresa Jacobs

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs recently spent the day with bright and talented student leaders from Timber Creek High School who won her 2014...

Mayor Jacobs speaking at Autism Awareness walk

Mayor Jacobs Walks for Autism Awareness

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs recently attended the Autism Society of Greater Orlando’s (ASGO) 9th Annual Autism Walk and Family Fun Day at the...

Mayor Jacobs with Mayor for a Day winners

Students from Timber Creek High School Win Mayor for a Day Challenge

A group of bright and talented student leaders from Timber Creek High School have won Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs’ 2014 Mayor for a...

OC Celebrates Arbor Day

Orange County Celebrates Arbor Day

Orange County commemorated National Arbor Day this morning by planting a native, Flatwoods Plum tree in the Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Demonstration Garden located on the...

BCC with distinguished OC employees

Orange County Recognizes Extraordinary Employees for Public Service Recognition Week

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs recently presented the Public Service Recognition Week Proclamation at the Orange County Board of County Commissioners meeting in symbolic...