Press Releases

Orange County Domestic Violence Commission to Issue Report

The Orange County Domestic Violence Commission will discuss and issue a report of its recommendations at a meeting on Friday June 7, from 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. in the Board of County Commissioners Chambers, Orange County Administration Center, 201 S. Rosalind Avenue in downtown Orlando.

Orange County to Honor Local Heroes this Memorial Day

Mayor Teresa Jacobs and the Orange County Veterans Advisory Board invite you to honor the memory of local heroes who sacrificed their lives while serving their country at the 2013 Orange County War Memorial Rededication Ceremony on Memorial Day.

Mayor’s Official Grand Opening of Emerald Villas

Mayor Teresa Jacobs will celebrate the official grand opening of a redeveloped affordable housing community in Pine Hills during a ceremony on Wednesday, January 30, from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Formally known as Seville Place, is a new housing development now transformed from a blighted neighborhood into a community with improved...

Mayor Jacobs Names New Orange County Convention Center Executive Director

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs is pleased to announce the appointment of Kathleen Canning to the position of executive director of the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC). Canning currently serves as general manager and will continue to direct and supervise all aspects of finance, marketing and operations of the facility.