Mayor Demings

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...

Orange County Domestic Violence Commission Member Speaks from Experience

When Mayor Jerry L. Demings reconvened the Orange County Domestic Violence Commission in 2019, he did so in response to higher rates of cases...

College Kids Help Keep Elementary School Students Covered – Orange County Donates 10K Face Coverings to their Efforts

While schoolchildren begin in-person classes this week, masks are required. Some local college kids are helping keep our Orange County kiddos covered through a...

New Bus Wrap Encourages People to “Do Your Part” to Prevent the Spread of COVID-19

Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings, along with Lynx, Orlando Economic Partnership (The Partnership) and Visit Orlando officials revealed art covering a 60-foot LYNX...