County News

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...

Commissioner Jennifer Thompson Rides with Nemours Patients and Veterans on New LYNX Line to Lake Nona

Orange County District 4 Commissioner Jennifer Thompson recently took a ceremonial ride with Nemours patient Sadie Veselka, her mother Dawn Veselka, and two veterans...

Orange County Accepts Sustainability Plan “Our Home for Life”

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs and the Board of County Commissioners unanimously accepted the Orange County Sustainability Plan known as “Our Home for Life”...

Mayor Jacobs’ Modeling, Simulation & Training Blue Ribbon Commission Tours Downtown Technology Entrepreneurship Ecosystem

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs’ Modeling, Simulation & Training Blue Ribbon Commission, a coalition of community leaders and industry stakeholders advocating for this high-value...

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 and Orange County Celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs provided the keynote speech at the County’s Second Annual Asian Pacific American Heritage Month ceremony and commemorated the celebration...

Mayor Jacobs and Orange County Commissioners Celebrate Historic SunRail Whistle Stop Tour

Central Florida’s new commuter rail system, SunRail, recently opened for service with a celebratory Whistle Stop Tour that began at DeBary and ended at...

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...

Mayor Jacobs’ Youth Mental Health Commission Issues Final Report

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs’ Youth Mental Health Commission presented its final report to the Board of County Commissioners in late April. Richard Morrison,...