Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer launches “Stand Up Orlando,” Orlando’s new anti-bullying campaign


Today, Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer joined with students, business leaders and nonprofit organizations to launch “Stand Up Orlando,” the City’s new community-wide anti-bullying campaign. Stand Up Orlando is a partnership to provide year-round education to students, an outreach coordinator to train adults in handling bullying and to raise awareness throughout the entire community. Bullying is…

CFBACC has coffee with Mayor Buddy Dyer


Every year for the last three years CFBACC has an yearly meeting for coffee with Mayor Buddy Dyer. Always a friendly conversation, talking about the City, what is coming up, and all the progress rushing fast through Orlando. The City is booming and we are very Happy that the Brazilian Chamber is a part of…

Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer Delivers 2013 State of Downtown Address Reflecting on a Decade of Accomplishment and Setting a Course for the Future of Downtown Orlando


Today, Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer delivered his annual State of Downtown address to hundreds of Downtown residents, business owners and community leaders gathered on the floor of the Amway Center. During his speech Mayor Dyer highlighted the work of the Downtown Strategic Transition Team which was formed 10 years ago to develop a plan to…

Orlando Mayor Dyer: “I am proud to declare this morning that the state of our City is strong. And, that strength comes from the stories of our residents who are unabashedly hopeful and proud to do their part to make Orlando the greatest city in America.”


Today, Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer delivered his annual State of the City address to hundreds of residents, business owners and community leaders gathered at City Hall. Today also marked the beginning of Mayor Dyer’s 11th year serving as Mayor of the City of Orlando and during his speech, Mayor Dyer reaffirmed his commitment to continue…

Veterans Day Downtown Orlando-2012


The amount of emotion you carry with you can’t be measured or contained, even if you try. In one week we re-elected President Obama, in one historical event, and we celebrated Veteran’s Day. All Military,The City of Orlando, Mayor Dyer, Commissioners , Schools, Academies, ROTCs , High Schools and several Associations  were present in this…

Orlando Mayor Dyer Announces Fire Department Management Appointment


    Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer recently announced the retirement of Fire Deputy Chief Greg Hoggatt after more than 23 years of service at the City of Orlando.  Mayor Dyer has appointed Assistant Chief Roderick Williams, a 17-year Orlando Fire Department (OFD) veteran to succeed Hoggatt as Deputy Chief. “Deputy Chief Greg Hoggatt has had…

Orlando Mayor Dyer Commemorates President Barack Obama Parkway Opening


Mayor Dyer and Orlando City Commissioners will officially open Phase 1 of the President Barack Obama Parkway extension project at a ribbon cutting ceremony on Tuesday, October 11, 2011.  The first phase of construction to extend the Parkway began in June 2010 and was recently completed ahead of schedule.