Economic Development

Mayor speaking at job fair

Mayor’s Job Fair Highlights Central Florida Workforce and Job Creation, Welcomes Evacuees from Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands

The Central Florida Employment Council hosted their annual Mayor’s Job Fair on Jan. 31 at the Central Florida Fair and Expo Park. The event,...

NFL ProBowl at Camping World Stadium

NFL Pro Bowl 2018 Returns to Orange County

Following the success of its first year in Orlando, the National Football League (NFL) Pro Bowl completed another successful fan-filled event with a 24-23...

Mayor and Economic Summit participants

Orange County Economic Summit Highlights Job Growth and Booming Tech Entrepreneurship

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs welcomed a capacity crowd of more than 600 citizens to the 2018 Economic Summit at the Orange County Convention...

Mayor with USTA and community leaders

Orange County Celebrates USTA National Campus’ One-Year Anniversary

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs joined community leaders and the United States Tennis Association (USTA) on Jan. 4 to celebrate the one-year anniversary of...

Mayor Jacobs with UCF personnel

Orange County Hosts Americas Competitiveness Exchange on Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs welcomed more than 50 leaders in government, academia and the private sector from the U.S., Canada, Latin America, the...

Mayor Jacobs with personnel from the International Drive Chamber of Commerce

Mayor Teresa Jacobs’ Leadership Recognized by the International Drive Chamber of Commerce

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs was recognized by the International Drive Resort Area Chamber of Commerce with the Visionary Leadership Award at its 30th...

Mayor Jacobs with personnel from Andretti Indoor Karting & Games

Andretti Indoor Karting & Games Celebrates Opening in Orange County

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs and the International Drive community celebrated the grand opening of the Andretti Indoor Karting & Games on Oct. 17....

Orange County Division of Building Safety

Division of Building Safety Launches Convenient Electronic Plan Submittals for Licensed Contractors

Operations Coordinator for Meritage Homes Kelli Tremblay used to go through three cases of paper every week to meet the requirements for in-person permit...

Amazon Expands with New Fulfillment Center in Orlando, Creating 1,500 New Full-Time Jobs

Amazon Expands with New Fulfillment Center in Orlando, Creating 1,500 New Full-Time Jobs

SEATTLE – Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) today announced plans to open a new fulfillment center in Orlando, Fla. When the site opens in 2018, Amazon...