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Posted on: October 8, 2019

Mayor Announces Town Hall Meeting for District 4

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The public is invited to attend Mayor Grover Robinson's Town Hall with District 4 Councilman Jared Moore on Tuesday, Oct. 29 at 6:30 p.m. at the Vickrey Resource Center located at 2130 Summit Blvd.Mayor Robinson and Councilman Moore will provide opening r...

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

City of Pensacola Celebrates Florida City Government Week with Photo Contest Oct. 21-27

Graphic Describing Photo Contest for City Government Week

The City of Pensacola will be joining cities throughout the state in celebrating Florida City Government Week Oct. 21-27.The City of Pensacola will hold a photo contest to celebrate Pensacola and showcase its residents and community pride. Amateur and pro...

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Posted on: October 14, 2019

City's ADA Sidewalk Repair Project Surpasses 9,000 Feet

A new curb ramp on a sidewalk

The City of Pensacola's Public Works and Facilities Department has repaired approximately 9,350 linear feet of sidewalk and installed 215 curb ramps as part of the city's Americans with Disabilities Act Sidewalk Assessment.

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Posted on: October 10, 2019

City Employees Donate to Manna, Mayor Announces Town Hall and More!

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Read the latest edition of our city e-newsletter

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Posted on: October 8, 2019

Mayor Announces Town Hall Meeting for District 4

Town Hall Informational Graphic

The public is invited to attend Mayor Grover Robinson's Town Hall with District 4 Councilman Jared Moore on Tuesday, Oct. 29 at 6:30 p.m. at the Vickrey Resource Center located at 2130 Summit Blvd.Mayor Robinson and Councilman Moore will provide opening r...

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Pensacola Neighborhood Challenge Grant Program Accepting Applications

Neighborhood Challenge Grant flyer, visit CityofPensacola.com to learn more.

The City of Pensacola is now accepting applications for the Pensacola Neighborhood Challenge Grant Program, which is a matching grant program that provides Pensacola neighborhood associations with funding to complete neighborhood improvement projects.

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Next Mayor's Neighborhood Cleanup Scheduled for Oct. 26

trash set curbside for collection

The next Mayor's Neighborhood Cleanup day will be on Saturday, Oct. 26, allowing residents in the cleanup area to leave eligible items at the curb to be picked up by City of Pensacola Sanitation Services free of charge.

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Posted on: October 4, 2019

City of Pensacola Staff, Mayor Team up for United Way Day of Caring

Mayor Grover Robinson and city staff sort cans at Manna Food Pantries

Nearly 50 City of Pensacola staff members and Mayor Grover Robinson joined volunteers throughout the community to support United Way Day of Caring on Friday, Oct. 4, an annual community service effort coordinated by United Way of West Florida.

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Posted on: September 20, 2019

Pensacola to Host Premiere Sailing League Exhibition Series

Aerial view of Community Maritime Park and Pensacola Bay

Premiere Sailing League has announced plans to debut stadium sailing on Pensacola Bay during the PSL Winter Exhibition Series between Jan. 3 & April 5, 2020, bringing opportunities for the public to watch teams compete in exhibition stadium-style racing.

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Ted Kirchharr Selected as City of Pensacola Human Resources Director

Ted Kirchharr headshot

The City of Pensacola has selected Ted Kirchharr to fill the Human Resources Director position, responsible for managing the city’s human resources programs including training and development, performance management, staffing and more.

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Posted on: September 12, 2019

New City e-Newsletter Now Available

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Read about the Mayor's Neighborhood Cleanup, upcoming events and more in this week's City e-Newsletter.

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Posted on: September 11, 2019

PFD Honors Fallen FDNY Firefighters at 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb

Members of the Pensacola Fire Department after participating in the 2019 Panama City Beach 9/11 Memo

Members of the Pensacola Fire Department participated in the 2019 Panama City Beach 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb on Saturday, Sept. 7, honoring and remembering the FDNY firefighters who died on Sept. 11, 2001.

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Posted on: September 10, 2019

Next Mayor's Neighborhood Cleanup Sept. 28

Toys and furniture left at the curbside for pickup by City of Pensacola Sanitation

The next Mayor's Neighborhood Cleanup day will be on Saturday, Sept. 28, allowing residents in the cleanup areas to leave eligible items at the curb to be picked up by City of Pensacola Sanitation Services free of charge.

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Posted on: September 10, 2019

Woodland Heights Performing Arts Night Scheduled for Sept. 18

WHRC Performing Arts Night, Wednesday, Sept. 18 at 5:30 p.m. at Woodland Heights Resource Center, 11

Woodland Heights Resource Center will host a Performing Arts Night Wednesday, Sept. 18 at 5:30 p.m., providing an opportunity for the public to help shape future performing arts programming at the center.

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Posted on: September 9, 2019

City of Pensacola Budget Public Hearings Begin Wednesday

Budget in Brief 2

The first public hearing on the proposed Fiscal Year 2020 budget for the City of Pensacola will be held Wednesday, Sept. 11 at 5:30 p.m. in Council Chambers, located on the first floor of City Hall, 222 W. Main St.

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Posted on: September 5, 2019

New City e-Newsletter Now Available

Pensacola downtown newsletter header

Read about the Morris Court Park ribbon cutting, upcoming events and more in the latest City e-Newsletter.

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Posted on: September 5, 2019

City Council Appoints John Jerralds to District 5 Seat

John Jerralds being sworn in as the District 5 City Councilmember

City Council appointed John Jerralds to the District 5 seat at a special meeting tonight, Wednesday, Sept. 4. Jerralds was appointed by council by a majority vote, filling the vacancy left after District 5 Councilman Gerald Wingate passed away last month.

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Posted on: September 4, 2019

TSA Pre-Check Temporary Enrollment Center Coming to Pensacola International Airport Sept. 23-27

Pensacola International Airport

The Transportation Security Administration Pre?® Temporary Enrollment Center is returning to Pensacola International Airport Monday, Sept. 23 through Friday, Sept. 27.

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Posted on: September 4, 2019

Mayor's Neighborhood Cleanup Collects Over 67 Tons of Bulk Waste

Toys and furniture left at the curbside for pickup by City of Pensacola Sanitation

The latest Mayor's Neighborhood Cleanup collected over 67 tons (135,320 pounds) of bulk waste, along with 367 tires and 1,620 gallons of paint. The cleanup took place on Saturday, Aug. 31 and included over 2,000 houses in the cleanup area.

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Posted on: September 3, 2019

FDOT: Traffic Shift for New Pensacola Bay Bridge Starts Wednesday

Illustration of the Pensacola Bay Bridge

U.S. 98 eastbound traffic (Pensacola to Gulf Breeze) will be shifted to the new Pensacola Bay Bridge Wednesday evening, Sept. 4 and U.S. 98 westbound (Gulf Breeze to Pensacola) on Sunday, Sept. 8.

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Posted on: September 3, 2019

Pensacola Fire Department Sends Resources to Assist after Hurricane Dorian

Firefighters in front of a fire truck

Pensacola Fire Department has deployed an Engine Company prepared to assist with Hurricane Dorian recovery, contributing to one of the Engine Strike Teams pre-staged around the state as part of the State Emergency Response Plan.

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Posted on: August 30, 2019

City Tree Case May Help Set Precedent for New State Statute

Heritage oak tree

A heritage live oak tree the City of Pensacola is trying to prevent from being cut down has brought into focus the challenges of applying a new state statute.

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Posted on: August 30, 2019

Silver Airways to Experience Service Interruptions due to Hurricane Dorian

Pensacola International Airport

Silver Airways will not be operating Monday, Sept. 2 or Tuesday, Sept. 3 due to Hurricane Dorian, which will impact travelers flying Silver Airways at Pensacola International Airport. The airline expects to resume normal operations Wednesday, Sept. 4.

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Posted on: August 26, 2019

Labor Day Holiday Closures, Sanitation Collection Schedule Changes

Labor Day sanitation schedule

Read about City of Pensacola Sanitation schedule changes and city office closures for the Labor Day holiday Monday, Sept. 2.

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Posted on: August 26, 2019

City Selects Matt Coughlin as Deputy Airport Director

Matt Coughlin

The City of Pensacola has selected Matt Coughlin as the Deputy Airport Director for Pensacola International Airport, with a start date of Monday, Sept. 9.

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Posted on: August 22, 2019

Pensacola Recognized as America's Strongest Town

Crowd celebrates Pensacola's Strongest Town award at the Rex Theatre

Pensacola was recognized Tuesday, Aug. 20 for being voted America’s Strongest Town earlier this year, celebrating progress the city has made toward being financially strong and resilient.

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Posted on: August 22, 2019

New City e-Newsletter Now Available

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Read about Pensacola being recognized as the nation's Strongest Town, Pensacola Police Department headquarters being designated as a Safe Trade Spot and more!

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Posted on: August 22, 2019

Mayor Grover Robinson Gives State of the City Address to Pensacola Business Community

Mayor Grover Robinson addresses the crowd at the State of the City luncheon

The Greater Pensacola Chamber hosted Mayor Grover Robinson for a State of the City luncheon Tuesday, Aug. 20, where Mayor Robinson addressed the local business community about the City of Pensacola's economy, development and plans for the city's future.

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Special City Council Meeting Scheduled for Sept. 4

city hall

City Council will hold a special meeting Wednesday, Sept. 4 at 6 p.m. to make an appointment to the City Council District 5 seat. The meeting will take place in Council Chambers, located on the first floor of City Hall at 222 W. Main St.

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

New City e-Newsletter Now Available

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Read about City Hall Selfie Day, Pensacola featured in the New York Times, upcoming events and more!

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Veteran-Owned Business Program Scheduled for Aug. 22-23

Boots to Business Reboot U.S. Small Business Administration

Registration is underway for Boots to Business Reboot with the U.S. Small Business Administration, an entrepreneurship training program for veterans and their spouses interested in learning about starting or growing a veteran-owned business.

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Posted on: August 13, 2019

City of Pensacola Mourns the Loss of Councilman Gerald Wingate

Councilman Gerald Wingate headshot outside

The City of Pensacola is mourning the loss of Councilman Gerald Wingate, who passed away overnight at the age of 73.

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Posted on: August 5, 2019

New Palafox Street Bike Lanes Ready for Use

Mayor Grover Robinson rides his bike in the new bike lane along Palafox Street

Bicyclists can now take advantage of new bike lanes along a section of North Palafox Street in downtown Pensacola, part of the City of Pensacola's efforts to become a more bicycle and pedestrian friendly community.

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