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04/14/2017 North-Central Florida To Host Exclusive Innovation And Entrepreneurship Event
Orange County Government recently announced that the North-Central Florida proposal, comprised of the cities of Tallahassee/Leon County, Gainesville/Alachua, County, Orlando/Orange County, St. Augustine/St. Johns County and the Space Coast, has been selected to host the 8th Americas Competitiveness Exchange on Innovation and Entrepreneurship (ACE), December 3-9, 2017.
Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs, in her capacity as Director of Emergency Management, which includes unincorporated and incorporated areas of Orange County, issued today a local state of emergency to protect citizens, visitors and properties from extreme fire conditions.
04/07/2017 Mayor Jacobs Delivers 2017 State Of The County To Capacity Crowd At I-Drive 360
Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs welcomed hundreds of citizens and community leaders to the 2017 State of the County address at I-Drive 360, home to the Coca-Cola Orlando Eye – the region’s newest attraction and the largest observation wheel on the East Coast.
03/27/2017 City Of Orlando, Orange County, Pulse Nightclub Announce “Orlando United Day”
Today, the City of Orlando and Orange County Government, in collaboration with Pulse, announce the dedication of June 12, 2017, as “Orlando United Day – A Day of Love and Kindness.” This announcement formally dedicates June 12 to the memory and honor of the 49 innocent lives taken at Pulse, reaffirms the community’s commitment to survivors and loved ones, as well as recognizes the global compassion and love displayed in the wake of the tragedy.
03/24/2017 Orange County Fire Rescue Receives National Honor For Excellence In Fire-Based Emergency Medical Services
Orange County Fire Rescue will be honored with the Excellence in Fire Service-Based EMS Award by the Congressional Fire Services Institute (CFSI) and Masimo, a global medical technology company, for best practices and innovative solutions in the delivery of emergency medical services.
03/17/2017 Mayor Teresa Jacobs To Deliver The 2017 State Of Orange County
Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs will deliver her 2017 State of the County at I-Drive 360 on Friday, April 7, at 9 a.m.