"Orange County's 3 million residents enjoy a nearly perfect climate in which parks and beaches provide abundant opportunities for outdoor activities. Orange County is the home of exciting professional sports, a wide range of tourist attractions and quality venues for visual and performing arts. Orange County boasts a thriving business economy and a well educated work force. The County of Orange is a regional service provider and planning agency whose core businesses include public safety, public health, environmental protection, regional planning, public assistance, social services and aviation. "
"The 25 departments (and respective divisions) that make up County government strive to make Orange County a safe, healthy, and fulfilling place to live, work and play, by providing vital services to the community. from enjoying books and scenic parkland to receiving social services and peace officer protection, community members interact with the County of Orange everyday."