- Departments H - P
Departments H - P
The mission of the County Health Department is to monitor, protect and promote public health within the framework of the New York State Public Health law.
The County Historian works with other members of the historical community to preserve and to share Orange County’s rich heritage.
The Orange County Department of Human Resources is responsible for the administration of Civil Service Law as it pertains to Departments of County Government including its Towns, Villages, School Districts, Public Libraries and other Special Districts.
The commission's primary purpose is to foster mutual respect and understanding among all groups in the county, including, but not limited to: racial, religious, gender, nationality, disability, and LGBTQ. They coordinate and facilitate education and awareness events in the community, in order to promote understanding of equity, acceptance, unity, and humanity.
Industrial Development Agency (IDA)
The mission of the Orange County Industrial Development Agency is to promote economic growth through a program of incentives-based allocations that assist in the construction, equipping and maintenance of specific types of projects and facilities. The IDA works to advance the health, prosperity and economic welfare of our County’s citizens by retaining and creating jobs and attracting new businesses.
The Department of Information Technology exists for the purpose of providing Orange County Government departments and agencies with the means to efficiently and effectively collect, store, manipulate and communicate County information and records.
Learn about the Orange County Legislature.
The Orange County Medical Examiner’s Office investigates sudden, unexpected, and unnatural fatalities in Orange County in order to ensure accurate cause and manner of death certification.
The Mental Health Departments serves people with mental illness, chemical dependency, and developmental disabilities. Learn more about their services.
Motor Vehicles (DMV)
Renew your license or registration, see operating hours, contact information, traffic ticket information, and more.
Orange County Career Center
The Orange County Employment and Training Administration provides resources and services to individuals seeking employment and to businesses looking to build their workforce.
Parks & Recreation
The Parks, Recreation and Conservation Department of Orange County manages and maintains over 3400 acres of parkland throughout the County, with annual visitation figures estimated at 800,000.
The Orange County Department of Planning is engaged in issues of land use planning, transportation, public transit, education, trends research, resource management, agriculture, open space, grants and economic issues that affect the County.
Police Liaison Services
The Purpose of the Division of Police Liaison Services is to assist the various law enforcement agencies in Orange County by establishing programs and logistical support.
The Probation Department’s primary function is to provide community based supervision for adult and juvenile offenders.
Learn about the Orange County Public Works department and the services they provide.