Community & Services

Mayor Jacobs with Girl Scouts

Girl Scouts’ Request Prompts New Traffic Signal in Orange County

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs recently highlighted the efforts of members of Girl Scouts Junior Troop 967, who had requested the installation of a new traffic signal near Cypress Springs Elementary School in 2012. .

Group of teenagers painting a house

Orange County Unites for 2014 Summer of Service

In support of Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs’ Summer of Service initiative, local citizens worked together and volunteered in the program’s cleanup and community...

Mayor Jacobs with Advisroy Boards personnel

Advisory Boards Play Vital Role in Orange County Government

Mayor Teresa Jacobs and members of her administration recently welcomed Orange County‘s newest Advisory Board members at an informal meet-and-greet and shared information on...

Mayor Jacobs at Florida Neighborhoods Conference

Orange County Citizens Honored at 2014 Florida Neighborhoods Conference

Several Orange County citizens were honored at the 2014 Florida Neighborhoods Conference for their invaluable contributions in their neighborhoods and communities.

Mayor Jacobs with "newest centenarian"

Orange County’s Newest Centenarian Honored with Proclamation

Orange County’s newest centenarian Opal Shields was honored with a proclamation and a special luncheon at the Taft Community Center on her 100th birthday....

Behind the Perimeter – A Glimpse inside Orange County Corrections Veterans’ Dorm

Behind the Perimeter – A Glimpse inside Orange County Corrections Veterans’ Dorm

While waiting to catch a flight, Malik Muhammad mapped out an idea he had on a napkin. Muhammad, who at the time held the...

Mayor Jacobs with personnel celebrating the Civil Rights Act 50th anniversary

Orange County Commemorates the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs and the Orange County Regional History Center recently hosted a ceremony to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Civil...

Mayor Jacobs and personnel with Kaka

Orange County Welcomes Brazilian Soccer Superstar Kaká to Orlando City Soccer Club

Mayor Teresa Jacobs joined the leadership team of the Orlando City Soccer Club at The Abbey to welcome global soccer icon Ricardo Kaká...

Mayor Jacobs at Prescription Drug Abuse Summit

Mayor Jacobs Convenes Orange County Prescription Drug Abuse Summit

Mayor Jacobs recently convened the first Orange County Prescription Drug Abuse Summit, which focused on Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome and was created following Florida Attorney...

Mayor Jacobs commemorates Juneteenth Anniversary

Mayor Teresa Jacobs Commemorates Juneteenth Anniversary

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs recently joined Florida State District 12 Senator Geraldine F. Thompson and Orange County District 6 Commissioner Tiffany Moore Russell...