Clean the World, a global leader in water, sanitation, hygiene and sustainability, has partnered with Orange County Government to launch its Fresh Start WASH & Wellness Program to support the unsheltered community throughout Orange County.
Beginning September 28, 2020, Orange County Utilities will resume disconnections for nonpayment and late payment fees for residential water and wastewater customers, which were temporarily suspended in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Orange County Animal Services recently received 40 cats from a single Orlando residence. The shelter is seeking cat adopters for this group of felines, as well as the dozens of others currently in need of placement.
Orange County Government is announcing an expansion of the CARES Act monies to include “micro-grants” to assist home-based businesses with three or less employees.
In an effort to prepare for the peak of hurricane season, Orange County Government is hosting a free self-serve sandbag program for residents at five Orange County Park locations starting July 16 through July 30, 2020.
The Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) and Alliance Nationwide Exposition are pleased to announce a robust lineup of industry experts and leaders for the Together Again Expo to be held at the OCCC on July 24, 2020. This complimentary industry event will feature two key panels: Re-Open for Business Live Panel and the State of the Industry Virtual Panel.
Orange County Government has received $243.2 million in Federal CARES Act funding. The County’s Small Business Grant Program will distribute $72.9 million of that to approximately 6,500 small businesses ($10,000 per business) to help them overcome the temporary loss of revenue due to COVID-19. Additional funds are available for indiduals too.
PPE for Small Biz in Orange County, an Orange County Government COVID-19 initiative through the Orange County Economic Recovery Task Force, will provide personal protective equipment (PPE) to small businesses in Orange County to assist in reopening or sustaining them – all at no cost.
Orange County Health Services Announces New Free COVID-19 Testing Sites in 32825 and 32792
As Orange County and Visit Orlando continue to create new programs supporting local businesses, today they launched the “407 Dates” campaign – named after the longtime Orange County area code – with virtual events and dining deals to make weekends in May special.