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Monday, July 13, 2020
OUC Resumes Service Disconnections, Small Business Assistance Funds Available   OUC service disconnections for non-payment will begin to resume on Monday, July 13. If you have challenges paying your utility bill in full, you should call OUC’s Customer Service at 407.423.9018, Monday to Friday between 7:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m., to determine your business’ eligibility for setting up a payment plan to ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Press Release
Tuesday, July 07, 2020
GOALS FOR THE WEEKMayor Demings’ goals for the week are: Stop the spread of the virus through driving adherence to the CDC guidelines   Continue working with the state to increase testing   Continue crisis assistance for families, individuals and small businesses   Work toward safely improving commerceCOVID NUMBERSOver the weekend, Florida’s total COVID-19 cases topped 200,000. In the ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release, Community, General News Article
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Contact: Shawna Berger 24-Hour: 800.559.3853 CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Duke Energy, through its foundation, is pledging $1 million to nonprofit organizations committed to social justice and racial equity. Grants will be distributed across seven states where the company has electric and gas customers – North Carolina, South Carolina, Florida, Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky and Tennessee. In a first for the ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
ORLANDO, Fla. (June 12, 2020) –Florida Blue, the state’s leading health insurer, announced today it is more than tripling its COVID-19 community investments to over $7 million. In March, the insurer provided an initial $2 million to organizations across the state to address urgent health and safety needs. Florida Blue will invest an additional $2.5 million to provide access to testing and health ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Economic
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
 Magic Team Up with Florida Technical College to Feed Families in Central FloridaMagic announce Florida Technical College as the Official Technical College of the Orlando Magic  ORLANDO – The Orlando Magic continue to align themselves with partners, who not only make an impact in their respective fields, but also are champions in the local community.The Magic carried on that tradition on ...read more
Categories: Community
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
 ORLANDO, Fla. (June 10, 2020) – Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida has received a $425,000 grant from Lockheed Martin that will be used to purchase food for distribution. This equates to more than eight tractor-trailers’ worth of food to families in need. “I’m pleased to recognize Lockheed Martin for donating $425,000 to the Second Harvest Food Bank in Orlando to support Floridians’ ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Press Release