Emily Bonilla Receives Endorsement from Save Orange County, Inc.

Emily Bonilla Receives Endorsement from Save Orange County, Inc.

Emily Bonilla Receives Endorsement from Save Orange County, Inc.

Save Orange County, Inc, writes, “The Save Orange County, Inc. Board of Directors is pleased to report we fully endorse your candidacy for the ORANGE COUNTY COMMISSIONER, District 5 race. By a recent vote of the Save Orange County, Inc. Board of Directors we determined that your demonstrated strengths as a community advocate and willingness to be responsive to residents makes you the ideal candidate for the Board of County Commissioners District 5 race. This becomes extremely …

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A Compilation of Emily’s Advocacy

Emily Bonilla is a very strong advocate for protecting our environment and wildlife corridors. She’s hyper focused on creating a quality of life for the residents that will attract quality jobs. Also prepares for growth with smart and sustainable holistic plans and reviews our infrastructure for mass transit, public safety and timely commutes. Vote for Emily Bonilla on August 30th for Orange County Commissioner District 5.

Watch the video below to see Emily in action. This however doesn’t include everything that she has done.

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Emily Bonilla, receives endorsement from Former President of Central Florida AFL-CIO, Lorraine Tuliano

Emily Bonilla, receives endorsement from Former President of Central Florida AFL-CIO, Lorraine Tuliano

Lorraine writes: “Emily Bonilla cares about our community and our environment. She is a successful business woman with 15 years of experience matching technical jobs to people as a career counselor and advisor. She is a passionate advocate for our wildlife, our natural resources and our quality of life. Emily is a proven leader and will fight for the people of Orange County and not cater to special interests. We Need more strong woman like Emily Bonilla in public service representing Orange County families.”

Lorraine Tuliano …

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Emily Bonilla, receives endorsement from Florida House of Representative (48th District) Victor Torres

Emily Bonilla, receives endorsement from Florida House of Representative (48th District) Victor Torres

Emily Bonilla, receives endorsement from District 48, Florida House of Representative Victor Torres.

Mr. Torres writes, “I support Emily Bonilla because she is a champion of The People. Emily understands the challenges that District 5 and Orange County residents continue to face. Emily spent 15 years creating and attracting jobs as a successful business owner, consultant and career advisor. Emily was influential with the Orange County Economic Advisory and Planning Department to consider increasing job creation and expanding the job market. Emily believes that responsible economic …

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Emily Bonilla calls on Orange Commission to rescind Lake Pickett vote

Emily Bonilla calls on Orange Commission to rescind Lake Pickett vote

Emily Bonilla went before the Board of Orange County Commissioners, August 2nd, to ask them to rescind their votes on the Lake Pickett Text Amendment.Here is the speech:I have been fighting the Lake Pickett Developments for the last 3 years. I and my family have put in a lot of blood, sweat and tears (and money). Many others in the community have as well. Because of this development and learning of the issues that are happening across our state, I have decided to run for …

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Chuck O’Neal endorses ‘modern day Joan of Arc’ Emily Bonilla in county race

Chuck O’Neal endorses ‘modern day Joan of Arc’ Emily Bonilla in county race

I am honored to have the endorsement because Chuck has been fighting for Florida’s natural resources for more than 15 years!

He has volunteered countless hours educating our lawmakers on the importance of Florida’s diverse ecosystems. We believe it’s time to address the green issues our state needs. Chuck’s campaign statement says it all, “I know how to fight and win for Florida’s environment.” He sees what needs to change and knows the decisions we make today will affect our tomorrow. He served as Vice …

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Emily Speaks Out Against the Lake Pickett Development Approval

“Very disappointed in the decisions that were made by four of you”

We fought long and hard Tuesday and stood up for the people until 2am to prevent approval of urban sprawl in East of the Econ.

It is unfortunate that my opponent, who is the incumbent, voted with the developers to obtain the necessary votes for the project’s approval despite over 10,500 petition signatures from the constituents against it and opposition from many environmental organizations.

This is just the beginning. We must continue to give the good …

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Emily Bonilla picks up endorsement from Eric Rollings in county race

Emily Bonilla picks up endorsement from Eric Rollings in county race

 

On Friday, July 1st, Eric Rollings, the Chairman of the Orange County Soil and Water Conservation District, endorsed me. Both Eric and I are devoted to bringing awareness to the importance of protecting Florida’s natural resources. Eric has an extensive record of advocacy. In Tallahassee and Central Florida, he has led groups against fracking and secured Amendment 1 funds to purchase lands for conservation. Fracking is one of the top threats to our state because it can cause pollution and destroy our drinking water. This …

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Residents Rally Against East Orange Development Plans

Residents rally against East Orange development plans.

Protesters rallied Wednesday outside the Orange County Administration building, hoping to stop plans for two mega-developments in east Orange County.

“Save the Econ, hold the line!” dozens chanted in unison in downtown Orlando.

“We made our investment in a rural area, and that investment should be protected,” said Emily Bonilla. The woman moved to Corner Lake Estates with her husband and two children 12 years ago, looking for peace and serenity.

“We bought out here to get away from the city,” she …

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Thank You – EMS Week

Thank You – EMS Week

I, Emily Bonilla, Candidate for Orange County Commissioner District 5, call on residents to join me in thanking our Emergency Medical Professionals during EMS Week May 15-21, 2016. These brave men and women have been “Called to Care” and EMS Week reminds us to thank them for the service they provide to our communities.

Emergency Medical Service (EMS) providers are a critical part of our communities’ quality of life. They care and provide for us in the most sensitive times. EMS Week gathers key associations, media …

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