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City of Pensacola Ordinance 15-20 requiring face coverings to be worn inside businesses within City of Pensacola limits expired on April 22, 2021, and is no longer in effect.

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  1. Port of Pensacola

    Port of Pensacola Awarded Over $800K from Gov. DeSantis' Port Relief Package

    The Port of Pensacola has been awarded over $800,000 as part of the $250 million in funding for Florida’s ports announced today by Gov. Ron DeSantis to assist in recovery from decreased revenue in 2020, and to invest in infrastructure at Florida’s ports. Additional Info...
  2. Orlando nonstop

    Frontier Airlines Announces New Nonstop Flight from Pensacola to Orlando

    Low-fare carrier Frontier Airlines announced this week expanded service at Pensacola International Airport that now includes a nonstop flight to Orlando (MCO). Additional Info...
  3. ADA sidewalk repair

    City's ADA Sidewalk Repair Project Surpasses 26,000 Feet

    The City of Pensacola's Public Works and Facilities Department has repaired approximately 26,940 linear feet of sidewalk and installed 463 curb ramps as part of the city's Americans with Disabilities Act Sidewalk Assessment. Additional Info...
  4. diversity exchange

    Small Businesses Invited to Connect at Pensacola Supplier Diversity Exchange Sept. 21

    Small business owners and suppliers are invited to connect at the Pensacola Supplier Diversity Exchange on Tuesday, Sept. 21, a free event featuring opportunities to market goods and services directly with local and state buyers. Additional Info...
  5. Kerrith Fiddler

    Kerrith Fiddler Selected as City Administrator

    Mayor Grover Robinson has selected Kerrith Fiddler as the new City Administrator for the City of Pensacola, responsible for managing the daily operations of the city. Additional Info...
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    City of Pensacola Launches Resiliency Story Map

    The City of Pensacola has launched an interactive online Resiliency Story Map and sea level rise vulnerability assessment, which will help the city collect data to identify and plan for potential sea level rise throughout Pensacola. Additional Info...
  7. Neighborhood challenge grant program

    Pensacola Neighborhood Challenge Grant Program Accepting Applications

    The city is now accepting applications for the summer cycle of the FY 2020-21 Pensacola Neighborhood Challenge Grant Program, a matching grant program that provides neighborhood associations with funding to complete neighborhood improvement projects. Additional Info...
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    Bird Scooters Coming to Pensacola Starting July 19

    The City of Pensacola is partnering with shared electric scooter company, Bird Rides, to bring e-scooters to the city beginning Monday, July 19, offering residents and visitors a new way to explore Pensacola. Additional Info...
  9. 311 Info Graphic

    Residents Encouraged to Use 311 for Easy Access to City Services

    The City of Pensacola reminds and encourages residents to take advantage of Pensacola 311 as their single point of contact for a variety of non-emergency city service requests, including Sanitation Services, drainage or roadway issues, Code Enforcement... Additional Info...
  10. Kayaks

    Kayaks, Stand-Up Paddleboards and More Now Available to Rent at Bayview

    Pensacola residents and visitors can now enjoy more opportunities to explore Bayview Park and the surrounding waterways through the Bayview Outdoor Pursuits Center. Additional Info...
  11. FDOOT

    FDOT Re-Opens the Pensacola Bay Bridge

    PENSACOLA, Fla. – Today, the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) has re-opened the Pensacola Bay Bridge, restoring the vital connection between the communities of Gulf Breeze and Pensacola along U.S. 98. Additional Info...
  12. Electric Vehicle Policy

    Mayor Robinson Implements Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Policy

    Mayor Grover Robinson has implemented the Mayoral Policy 21-01, Electric Vehicle Ready Pensacola, in an effort to help the City of Pensacola be a leader in reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Additional Info...
  13. Eric Randall

    Eric Randall Selected as Next Chief of Police for Pensacola Police Department

    Eric Randall has been selected by Mayor Grover Robinson as the next Chief of Police for the Pensacola Police Department, after a nationwide search, public participation and thorough review by the selection committee and mayor. Additional Info...
  14. Crosswalk

    FDOT: New pedestrian signal and crosswalk installed on Ninth Avenue

    A new pedestrian crosswalk and signal has been installed on Ninth Avenue, just south of Springhill Drive. Pedestrians will be allowed to safely cross Ninth Avenue on the south side of the Carpenters Creek Bridge. Additional Info...
  15. permit map 1

    City Launches New Interactive Online Permit Map

    The City of Pensacola has launched a new interactive online permit map, which provides a user-friendly experience for residents, real estate agents and property owners to access city permitting information online. Additional Info...
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    FDOT’s April 15 Updates on the Pensacola Bay Bridge Recovery Efforts

    PENSACOLA, Fla. – As Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) contractors install and repair the final five trophy pieces on the Pensacola Bay Bridge, considerable efforts have shifted to the construction and completion of the ... Additional Info...
  17. 2021 sched

    2021 Mayor's Neighborhood Cleanup Schedule Now Available

    The 2021 Mayor's Neighborhood Cleanup Schedule is now available, with the first cleanup of the year scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 30 in the downtown area, including portions of surrounding neighborhoods. Additional Info...
  18. Park pensacola

    City of Pensacola Launches New Parking App

    The City of Pensacola has launched a new parking app, making it easy for residents and visitors to find and pay for parking on their mobile device. Additional Info...
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