Mayor’s Message

The Rolling Stones are Ready to Rock the Orlando Citrus Bowl Again

The Rolling Stones are Ready to Rock the Orlando Citrus Bowl Again

This morning I was at the Orlando Citrus Bowl for a major concert announcement - The Rolling Stones are returning to the stadium on Friday, June 12 as part of their 15-city Zip Co ...

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Green Economy Summit: Collaborating to Conserve Resources, Help Businesses

Green Economy Summit: Collaborating to Conserve Resources, Help Businesses

On Thursday, I joined the Orlando Regional Chamber of Commerce, business leaders, building owners and real estate professionals for our Green Economy Summit. We explored and learn ...

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Mayor’s Matching Grants Help Address Neighborhood Needs

Mayor’s Matching Grants Help Address Neighborhood Needs

The City is now accepting applications for the Mayor’s Matching Grant. Neighborhood and non-profit organizations can apply for matching funding for programs and projects that bene ...

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Edgewater Drive Highlighted as National Model for Complete Streets

Edgewater Drive Highlighted as National Model for Complete Streets

Today, Edgewater Drive was highlighted as a model approach in a new report released by Smart Growth America’s National Complete Streets Coalition. Complete Streets is where a City ...

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Historic Tree at Constitution Green Should be Saved

Historic Tree at Constitution Green Should be Saved

There’s been a lot of talk lately about the potential removal of the historic live oak tree on Constitution Green. And that conversation is happening for good reason; it’s a beaut ...

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Get Involved and Engaged with The City Beautiful

Get Involved and Engaged with The City Beautiful

Tomorrow I will join over 300 neighborhood and community leaders for my 10th annual Mayor’s Neighborhood & Community Summit. The Summit was created in 2005 to give community a ...

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Fighting for Veterans

Fighting for Veterans

In this morning's Orlando Sentinel, Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs and I authored a column on providing support for our homeless veterans. This is an important issue and I want ...

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Give SunRail Service a Try

Give SunRail Service a Try

When thousands attended events at the Orlando Citrus Bowl, Amway Center and Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts on March 8, nearly 10,000 people arrived in Downtown Orland ...

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Walking a Mile in Her Shoes

Walking a Mile in Her Shoes

As Mayor, I am occasionally asked to do something that might seem...well not very mayor like. Walking in high heels on the streets of Downtown Orlando last night would be one of t ...

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PKZ Receives Donation for College Scholarships

PKZ Receives Donation for College Scholarships

During Monday’s City Council Meeting our Paramore Kidz Zone (PKZ) received a $3,500 donation from the Enterprise Holdings Foundation to help provide college scholarships to Parram ...

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