Sustainability

Mayor Jacobs Delivers 2016 State of the County Address

On Earth Day, April 22, Mayor Teresa Jacobs welcomed the community to the 2016 State of the County address at the Hyatt Regency Orlando...

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Nation’s Largest Public-Private Natural Gas Fueling Facility Opens in Orange County

Orange County is now home to the largest public-private compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling facility in the nation.

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Orange County Government Employees Enjoy Ride SunRail for Free Day

To commemorate the second anniversary of SunRail and increase awareness of the benefits of mass transportation, all Orange County employees were invited to ride...

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Central Florida Workplace Challenge Engages Businesses in Friendly Competition

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs helped officially kick off the Central Florida Workplace Challenge, a friendly competition that will help local businesses save money,...

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Commissioners Help Deliver New Roll Carts for Orange County’s New Automated Curbside Collection Program

On his way to the office on a recent morning, District 5 Orange County Commissioner Ted Edwards strapped on a safety vest and made...

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New Garbage and Recycling Roll Carts Support Sustainability in Orange County

Single-family homes in unincorporated Orange County will soon transition to an automated garbage and recycling collection system – a move endorsed and supported by...

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Third Orange County Experience Class Graduates

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs recently attended the graduation ceremony of the third class of the Orange County Experience at the Board of County...

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Orange County Recognizes Winners of Jefferson Awards’ Lead360 Challenge

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs and the Orange County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) recognized a group of young citizens who participated in the...

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Orange County Accepts Sustainability Plan “Our Home for Life”

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs and the Board of County Commissioners unanimously accepted the Orange County Sustainability Plan known as “Our Home for Life”...

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