COVID-19 Community News

Click here to view city council ordinance NO. 15-20 requiring face coverings inside businesses within city limits.



FDOH-Escambia announced its COVID-19 Vaccination Program. COVID-19 vaccines are currently being prioritized for: health care providers with direct patient contact and Escambia County residents 65 years of age and older. If you are in one of these groups and interested in receiving a vaccine, please complete the Vaccination Request Form. Completion of this form confirms interest in vaccination. It does not secure an appointment for vaccination. FDOH-Escambia will schedule appointments based on supply availability.

Florida has launched a COVID-19 Vaccine Report that will be updated daily. This report includes a breakdown of who has received the vaccine by age, race, sex and county. As of January 3, 4,062 Escambia County residents have received the first vaccine dose.

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Click here for the daily COVID-19 surveillance data report from the Florida Department of Health.


The City of Pensacola continues to stay in daily contact with health officials at the Florida Department of Health in Escambia County, Escambia County Emergency Management and local hospitals in regard to public health concerns related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19). 

The City will continue to update our residents on COVID-19 as we receive information and make changes, please sign up for our news flashes and alerts to receive notification of these announcements. 

Previous messages with information pertaining to COVID-19 can be found here. 

Information from other reliable sources can be found at the links below:

The Florida Department of Health in Escambia County Coronavirus Call Center is now available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at 1 (866) 779-6121 or you can email your questions to

Visit for the most up-to-date resource for information and guidance regarding COVID-19 in Florida.

Other Community COVID-19 Resources

  1. SEAL-City-of-Pensacola

    Public Hearing on City CDBG Coronavirus Funding Scheduled for March 10

    The City of Pensacola is hosting a public hearing Wednesday, March 10 at 4 p.m. to gather citizen input on the city's housing and community development needs related to the coronavirus pandemic. Additional Info...
  2. Bay Bluffs Park reopen

    Bay Bluffs Park Reopens After Boardwalk Repairs

    Bay Bluffs Park has reopened after temporarily closing to repair damage to the boardwalk from Hurricane Sally. All repairs have been completed, and the park is now open for the public to enjoy. Additional Info...
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    Mayor's Neighborhood Cleanup Collects Over 89 Tons of Bulk Waste

    The Mayor's Neighborhood Cleanup collected over 89 tons (178,750 pounds) of bulk waste, along with 90 tires and 980 gallons of paint. Additional Info...
  4. florida health covid

    FDOH-Escambia Announces COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plan

    The Florida Department of Health in Escambia County (FDOH-Escambia) is announcing this week’s COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan in Escambia County. Read on...
  5. Youth Council flyer

    New Pensacola Youth Council Provides Community Service, Leadership Opportunities to Students

    The City of Pensacola is launching the Pensacola Youth Council, a new program for area high school students interested in becoming involved in their community, learning the inner workings of local government and sharpening their leaderships skills. Additional Info...
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    City Completes Several Projects to Improve Stormwater Infrastructure

    The City of Pensacola's Public Works and Facilities Department recently completed three stormwater infrastructure projects, as part of the city's ongoing efforts to enhance and improve stormwater infrastructure. Additional Info...
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    Section of Cypress Street to Temporarily Detour Traffic Beginning March 8

    A section of Cypress Street between I Street and Gregory Street will temporarily detour traffic beginning Monday, March 8 at 7 a.m. as part of the Cypress Street Stormwater Infrastructure Improvement Project. Additional Info...
  8. Bayou Texar

    NRDA Trustee Implementation Group Releases Proposed $62M Florida Restoration Plan for Public Comment

    The Florida Natural Resource Damage Assessment (NRDA) Trustee Implementation Group released its Draft Restoration Plan II and Environmental Assessment, including 11 projects within Escambia County and adjacent localities. Additional Info...
  9. Pensacola Bay Bridge repairs

    FDOT Announces Phased Re-Opening of the Pensacola Bay Bridge

    After a recent assessment of the repairs to the Pensacola Bay Bridge, the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) has announced its plan to re-open the Pensacola Bay Bridge in phases beginning with restoring two lanes of traffic in March 2021. Additional Info...
  10. Nonstop flights to NYC coming to PNS summer 2021

    American Airlines Adds Nonstop Flight to New York from Pensacola International Airport

    American Airlines has announced today it will begin daily, nonstop service from Pensacola International Airport to LaGuardia Airport this summer. The Texas based carrier says the service is scheduled to begin in June and run through September. Additional Info...
  11. Bayou Texar

    City Stormwater Improvement Projects to Remove Estimated 15 Tons of Pollutants Annually

    Through the completion of three stormwater improvement projects by the City of Pensacola, an estimated 15.3 tons of pollutant solids will be removed annually and prevented from discharging into Bayou Texar. Additional Info...
  12. Bay Bluffs Park closure

    Bay Bluffs Park Temporarily Closing for Boardwalk Repairs Starting Feb. 15

    Bay Bluffs Park will temporarily close to the public starting Monday, Feb. 15 to repair damage to the boardwalk from Hurricane Sally. The repairs are expected to take 7-10 days to complete, weather permitting. Additional Info...
  13. ECUA map

    ECUA to Close Westbound Lane of Main Street Between Clubbs and B Street Beginning Feb. 22

    The westbound lane of Main Street from Clubbs Street to B Street will close to through traffic starting Monday, Feb. 22 for Emerald Coast Utilities Authority to replace a water main in the area. Additional Info...
  14. Port of Pensacola

    Port of Pensacola Annual Report Highlights Port Success, Revenue Increases

    The Port of Pensacola has released its 2020 Annual Report, highlighting a prosperous year of revenue increases, business development and continued growth at the port. Additional Info...
  15. Bayou Texar Stormwater Improvments

    Bayou Texar Stormwater Treatment Enhancement Project to Begin Feb. 16

    Construction of the Scott, Yates, Lakeview and Strong Outfalls to Bayou Texar Stormwater Treatment Enhancement Project will begin Tuesday, Feb. 16, as part of the city's ongoing efforts to improve water quality of area waterways throughout the city. Additional Info...
  16. Event restrictions due to covid-19

    City of Pensacola Extends COVID-19 Event Restrictions Through March 11

    The City of Pensacola is extending the previously implemented COVID-19 restrictions and guidelines for city-permitted events through Thursday, March 11. The restrictions were initially set to expire Feb. 28. Additional Info...
  17. Airport Main Terminal

    Southwest Adds Service to Atlanta, Chicago, and St. Louis from Pensacola International Airport

    In March 2021, Southwest Airlines will add three nonstop destinations to the services offered at Pensacola International Airport (PNS). Additional Info...
  18. 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...
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    Mayor's Neighborhood Cleanup Collects Over 59 Tons of Bulk Waste

    The latest Mayor's Neighborhood Cleanup collected over 59 tons (118,700 pounds) of bulk waste, along with 80 tires and 1,030 gallons of paint. Additional Info...
  20. 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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