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03/28/2017 Orange County Government Celebrates New Affordable Housing Community Groundbreaking In Apopka
In an effort to address the shortage of affordable housing for low-and very low-income households in Orange County, the County is utilizing $724,000 of INVEST funds for construction activities related to the site development of Arbor Bend and Juniper Bend.
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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.
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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.
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03/24/2017 Roads And Drainage Paves The Way For New And Existing Roadways Throughout Orange County
With more than 1.25 million citizens who travel throughout 903 square miles in Orange County, Orange County Government maintains 2,900 miles of large roadway network. That is the equivalent of a one-way road trip to Canada from Orange County, Fla. Each year, the County maintains and repairs 180 to 200 miles of roadways.
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03/22/2017 Mayor Jacobs Honors The Legacy Of Arnold Palmer And Unveils Expressway Sign
Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs honored the legacy of the late golf icon Arnold Palmer at the Arnold Palmer Invitational (API) in Bay Hill on March 11 and recognized the impact of his life’s work as a philanthropist and ambassador of goodwill.
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03/20/2017 Orange County Highlights Importance Of Emergency Preparedness With Regional Communicators
Central Florida's communication professionals gathered at Orange County’s Emergency Operations Center on Feb. 22 to discuss disaster preparedness strategies and the role of public information officers (PIO) during an emergency.
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