Mayor Demings

Citizen of the Year and Community Organization Award Winners Recognized

Due to Hurricane Ian, the 2022 Orange County Community Conference, which was scheduled for early October, was canceled. In lieu of the conference, Orange...

Orange County is a Big Fan of Energy Conservation Efforts

Energy conservation has proven to be an effective way of saving money. For instance, data from Orange County’s Seniors Climate Efficiency Program found residents...

Magnolia Park Opens New Eco Education Center Building

Nearly 100 visitors recently came to Orange County Parks and Recreation’s Magnolia Park to celebrate the addition of new amenities along the east shore...

Orange County Government and Wendover Housing Partners Announce the Grand Opening of Hawthorne Park in Orlando’s Pine Hills Neighborhood

Orange County Government and Wendover Housing Partners, one of the Southeast’s premier multi-family housing developers, announced today, June 22, 2022, the grand opening of...

Mayor Demings Delivers 2022 State of the County Address

On June 10, Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings welcomed citizens and community leaders to the 2022 State of the County address at the...

Keeping Mentally Ill Offenders Out of Jail Critical in Improving Health System of Care

It’s a reality that most jails across the country house more mentally ill people than do hospitals. More than 40 percent of inmates have...

“You Spoke—We Listened!” Over 19,000 Orange County Residents Weigh in on Transportation Survey Ahead of April 26, 2022 Commissioner Vote

On Tuesday, April 26, 2022, the Orange County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) will vote on whether to place a proposed one-cent sales tax...

2022 Orange County Regional Economic Summit: Three Things You Need to Know

The annual Orange County Regional Economic Summit, hosted by Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings, in collaboration with the Orlando Economic Partnership, was held on...

Transportation Sales Tax Initiative Relaunched After COVID Delays

Making a long-term investment in transportation is critical to maintaining a high quality of life for all residents of Orange County. On January 25,...