Mayor Demings

Mayor Demings poses for a photo with a family of six, while standing by a gazebo in Cyrpess Grove Park.

Eighth Annual Jazz in the Park Celebrates Noteworthy Community Organizations

More than 1,000 guests attended Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings’ Jazz in the Park on March 2 at historic Cypress Grove Park in...

Mayor Demings stands at the head of a long table in a classroom. The adults in the room are laughing and holding conversations.

Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings Marks Accomplishments in First 100 Days

Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings took the Oath of Office on Dec. 4, 2018 and remains committed to building a community that works...

A close up shot of a student panelist focusing on a sheet of paper with pen in hand, as are the three other students and employees sitting alongside him.

Orange County’s Youth Leadership Conference Fosters Student Engagement in Local Government

Dozens of buses shuttled hundreds of high school students to Valencia College’s West Campus for Orange County’s annual Youth Leadership Conference on March 8, 2019....

Mayor Demings and his staff along with regional business leaders at the Disability Chamber’s spring 2019 class of the Veterans Business Initiative.

Central Florida Disability Chamber Kicks Off Spring 2019 Veterans Business Initiative

On Tuesday, March 5, 2019, Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings joined the Central Florida Disability Chamber and regional business leaders at the organization’s...

Mayor Demings posing for a photo and embracing the six children surrounding him. The children are wearing their Boys and Girls club t-shirt and are elated to be taking a photo.

A Safe, Nurturing Place: Celebrating the 75th Anniversary of Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Florida

This year marks the 75th anniversary of Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Florida. Since 1944, the organization has helped inspire hope and opportunity...

Mayor Demings standing at a podium, microphone in one hand, a children's book in the other. He reads to a crowd that is not pictured. In the background you see a powerpoint presentation titled African American Read In.

African American Read-In Returns to the Orange County Library System

Almost 30 years ago, the Black Caucus of the National Council of Teachers of English came together to create an event that would highlight...

Two men taking a picture of themselves next to a piece of art inside the Chambers.

Orange County’s Art in the Chambers Welcomes Works from Orlando International Airport

Orange County Government welcomed a selection of paintings and photographs from the Orlando International Airport’s permanent collection for its Art in the Chambers exhibition,...

Mayor Demings, Commissioner Gomez Cordero, and two leaders are standing inside an autonomous bus made by Beep.

Lake Nona Brings First Autonomous Shuttles to Orange County this Spring

Beep, a new Florida-based company that provides autonomous mobility solutions, announced an exclusive dealer arrangement for the state of Florida, with NAVYA, the global leader...

Volunteers practice the dragon dance for the 2019 Dragon Parade and Lunar New Year Festival in Orlando’s Mills 50 Main Street District.

Dragon Parade Lunar New Year Festival Brings Unity to Orange County

Orange County Government participated in the 8th Annual Dragon Parade Lunar New Year Festival celebrating the Year of the Pig on Feb. 17 with...