Hurricane Irma

Mayor with Gov. Rick Scott for disaster relief

Mayor Teresa Jacobs Joins Gov. Rick Scott for Roundtable at Relocated Multi-Agency Resource Disaster Relief Center

Mayor Teresa Jacobs joined a roundtable discussion of ongoing relief efforts for Hurricane Maria evacuees held by Florida Gov. Rick Scott at the relocated...

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Mayor Teresa Jacobs and Florida Gov. Rick Scott discuss safety measures at a policy briefing at Orange County’s Emergency Operation Center before the Hurricane Irma made landfall on Sept. 11, 2017.

Hurricane Irma Tops Orange County’s Newsroom in 2017

The impact of Hurricane Irma was felt across Orange County in September 2017. The first Category 5 hurricane of the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season...

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Orange County communications division

Central Florida Communicators Meeting Reflects on Hurricane Irma and Emergency Preparedness

Communication professionals from across Central Florida recently met at Orange County’s Emergency Operations Center to discuss lessons learned and the aftermath of Hurricane Irma...

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Mayor Jacobs with Gov. Scott at a roundtable on Puerto Rico Relief Efforts

Mayor Teresa Jacobs Joins Gov. Rick Scott for Roundtable on Puerto Rico Relief Efforts

Mayor Teresa Jacobs joined a roundtable discussion of ongoing relief efforts for Puerto Rico held by Florida Gov. Rick Scott at the Osceola County...

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Hurricane Irma victims at the Bartow DRC

Disaster Recovery Center to Open in Orlando

ORLANDO, Fla. – A Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) will open Wednesday, Oct. 4, in Orlando to help Florida storm survivors. The DRC will be...

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Orange County BCC Meeting on October 3 to Include Puerto Rico Relief

Orange County BCC Meeting on October 3 to Include Puerto Rico Relief

County Launches Hurricane Maria Information Page In the wake of Hurricane Maria, Orange County has continued to exhibit our cherished “neighbors serving neighbors” philosophy...

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Yard Waste Crews Expand Shifts, Working Saturdays

Yard Waste Crews Expand Shifts, Working Saturdays

Garbage and recycling curbside collection for residents of unincorporated Orange County continues to operate according to the regular schedule. Due to volume, yard waste...

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Water Conservation for Hurricane Irma Recovery

Water Conservation for Hurricane Irma Recovery

Water Conservation Orange County Pump Stations Restored, Normal Water Use Resumes Post Hurricane Irma All of Orange County’s nearly 800 wastewater pump stations have...

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Mayor Jacobs hosts hurricane briefing

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs Hosts Hurricane Briefing for Legislative Delegation

On September 15, 2017, at the direction of Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs, the state and federal legislative delegation for Orange County received a briefing...

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