Mayor Demings

New Senior Affordable Housing Community in Orange County’s Pine Hills Neighborhood Breaks Ground

Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings and District 6 Commissioner Victoria P. Siplin recently joined local leaders and residents for the groundbreaking of a...

Mayor Demings recipient of the African American Chamber’s 2021 MLK Humanitarian of the Year Award

The African American Chamber of Commerce of Central Florida (AACCCF) selected Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings as the recipient of its 2021 MLK...

STEM Strong: Orange County Strengthens its Commitment to Students through STEM Learning

Last month, Orange County Public Schools hosted the inaugural Biomedical Science Challenge, which featured Project Lead-the-Way’s Biomedical Science module – the COVID-19 Pandemic. It was an...

Orange County Government: An Innovative Inclusive Workplace That Promotes Female Leadership

By Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings During the month of March, communities across the nation will observe “Women’s History Month,” which is a celebration...

Take a Page from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.: MLK Initiative Book Club Fosters a Love for Reading

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. understood that a great education was the foundation of an ethically and morally sound society as education expands one’s...

Doubling Last Year’s Donations: Orange County Mayor’s Toy Drive

The community came together for the Orange County Mayor’s Toy Drive, showcasing their kindness and generosity. More than 10,000 toys were collected for families...

Keeping it Wheel: Orange County Honors Employees at Curbside Ceremonies during COVID-19

It’s been said that necessity is the mother of innovation—and that’s exactly what Orange County’s Human Resources has had to do to honor employees...

Learning the ‘RITE’ Way: Orange County Public Safety Hosts Racial Intelligence Training for All Public Safety Agencies in the County

These are tense times for many who wear a badge. In an effort to equip its public safety personnel with the emotional and social...

Valencia College Student Presented with Orange County Appreciation Award for COVID-19 Testing Volunteer Work

Mayor Jerry L. Demings and Orange County Health Services Department recently presented 20-year-old Cesar Londoño-Jaimes with a volunteer award in appreciation for his commitment...