What we do

The Community Relations Department focuses on public information and engagement with the community. The department works to strengthen communication with residents and businesses through online materials, brochures, social media and traditional news outlets.


Some projects undertaken by the office include, but are not limited to:

  • Advertising
  • Coordinating special events
  • Stack of County GuidesCounty Government Academy
  • Crisis communications
  • Digital message monitors
  • Guide to Orange County Government
  • Media relations
  • This Week in Orange County newsletter
  • Website content management
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    OCES, Orange Rural Fire combine to enhance county's rescue capabilities

    Orange County Emergency Services and Orange Rural Fire Department have partnered to purchase equipment to be used for trench rescues, filling a gap in local rescue capabilities. Read on...
  2. Prop-Tax

    Commissioners extend deadline to appeal property values to Sept. 1

    On June 15, 2021, the Orange County Board of Commissioners approved a resolution to extend the 2021 Orange County Board of Equalization and Review Formal Appeal adjournment date from June 30, 2021, to Sept. 1, 2021. Read on...
  3. coronavirus

    Orange County Emergency Declaration extended indefinitely

    With hospitalizations increasing and the Delta variant spreading, Orange County has extended the local COVID-19 related State of Emergency declaration indefinitely, The extension went into effect Friday, July 23, at 5 p.m. Read on...
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