Posted on March 20, 2020 by Susan Hicks*UCF Alert* Curfew in Effect in Orange County *UCF ALERT* For the community’s safety in an effort to prevent the spread of COVID-19, Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings has instituted a county-wide curfew. The curfew starts at 11 p.m. tonight, March 20th, and lifts at 5 a.m. This mandatory curfew will be in effect daily until further notice. Only certain people are exempt, including first responders, health care professionals and those traveling to and from work. Stay safe. Stay healthy. Stay home.