Media Releases

Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings to Host 2022 Orange County Regional Economic Summit Thursday, April 21, 2022 at Full Sail Live

WHAT: In collaboration with the Orlando Economic Partnership, Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings will host the 2022 Orange County Regional Economic Summit at Full Sail Live. The regional summit will highlight the annual local and state economic forecast, as well as how the region’s business and transportation infrastructure can support Orange County’s upward...

Orange County Seeks Applications for the Community Action Advisory Board

WHAT: The Community Action Division is currently looking to fill a vacancy on the division’s advisory board. The Community Action Division helps individuals and families achieve economic self-sufficiency by leveraging partnerships that produce a range of culturally-competent, accessible, high-quality services to meet the needs of a diverse community. The Orange County Community Action Division’s...

Orange County to Host Earth Day Celebration for Employees and Residents

Friday, April 22, 2022 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the front lawn of the County Administration Building WHAT: Orange County celebrates Earth Day this year on the front lawn of the County Administration Building on Friday, April 22, 2022. Animal conservation, native plant tours, gardening, pop-up parks, test drives of electric fleet vehicles,...

In Celebration of Earth Day, Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings Invites Media to Behind-the-Scenes Look at Outdoor Air Monitoring Technology

WHAT: In celebration of Earth Day and highlighting Orange County’s continued commitment to maintaining good air quality, Mayor Jerry L. Demings will visit one of the county’s three ambient air monitoring stations. Mayor Demings will showcase the investment the county has made in air monitoring technology, discuss Electric Vehicle (EV) transportation options that cut...

Celebrate #407Day (April 7) to Support Local Businesses

Food Blog TastyChomps.com to give away offerings from local businesses and organizations in celebration of #407Day Orange County, Fla. – Orange County Government, The City of Orlando and Visit Orlando have announced the return of #407Day this Thursday, April 7, 2022, for residents to celebrate their hometown pride and support local area businesses. This...

Orange County Government and Habitat for Humanity Greater Orlando & Osceola County Partner to Provide New Affordable Homes in Holden Heights

WHAT: As housing prices continue to soar in Orange County and affordable housing becomes more scarce, Orange County Government and Habitat for Humanity Greater Orlando & Osceola County have collaborated to provide additional housing options to residents of Central Florida. Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings and Habitat Orlando & Osceola President and CEO...

Statement from Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings | March 25, 2022

“I offer my deepest condolences for the family of the 14-year-old boy who died following the tragic incident at Icon Park. I look to receive more information about what happened in the incident and what will be done to prevent it from ever happening again. The Florida Department of Agriculture and the Orange County...