Media Releases

UPDATE: Orange County’s Temporary Injunction Served on Kaleo Ministries/Hope City Refuge

County providing relocation and housing assistance to dozens of displaced residents and families. Orange County, FL – Following the events surrounding the Temporary Injunction served on the property owner of Kaleo Ministries / Hope City Refuge (1717 Harrell Road, Orlando, FL 32825), Orange County Government has assisted impacted families and individuals in the following...

Orange County Unveils the Largest Floating Solar Array in Southeast U.S.

The solar panels from this innovative project cover two acres of a 3.6-acre pond. Orange County, FL – Orange County today unveiled largest floating solar array in the Southeastern United States. Situated on a 3.6-acre pond at the Southern Regional Water Supply Facility, this innovative project marks a significant step towards achieving the County’s...

Orange County Mayor To Hold Transportation Community Meetings

First meeting scheduled for Thursday, March 21, 2024 WHAT: Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings will hold community meetings to educate the public about transportation planning for Orange County. Topic will include accelerated roadways and pedestrian safety projects including signal and calming devices throughout Orange County. WHO: Mayor Demings, Orange County transportation staff and...

Orange County 2024 Charter Review Commission Announces Meeting

  Orange County, FL – The Orange County Charter Review Commission (CRC) convenes every four (4) years to review the County Charter. Fifteen (15) appointed citizen representatives use research, discussion, professional advisors, and input from the public to develop questions that may be placed on the ballot during a presidential election year. The next...

Orange County Fire Rescue Launches New Door Alarm Program to Prevent Drownings

Free installations available for residents Orange County, FL — Christina Martin is a local Seminole County mother and wife, passionate about educating the community on drowning prevention. She founded the Gunner Martin Foundation in 2016 following the tragic drowning of her two-year-old son, who quietly slipped outside to the family’s backyard pool, undetected. Christina...