Sustainability

Orange County Government Employees Enjoy Ride SunRail for Free Day

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...

Central Florida Workplace Challenge Engages  Businesses in Friendly Competition

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...

New Garbage and Recycling Roll Carts Support Sustainability in Orange County

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...

Mayor Jacobs with Lead360 participants

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...

"Our Home for Life" team

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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Mayor Jacobs and Orange County Commissioners Celebrate Historic SunRail Whistle Stop Tour

Central Florida’s new commuter rail system, SunRail, recently opened for service with a celebratory Whistle Stop Tour that began at DeBary and ended at...

OC Celebrates Arbor Day

Orange County Celebrates Arbor Day

Orange County commemorated National Arbor Day this morning by planting a native, Flatwoods Plum tree in the Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Demonstration Garden located on the...