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Mayor Grover Robinson at Swearing In Ceremony

News and Announcements
  1. 'Keep the Wreath Green' Fire Safety Campaign Kicks off Dec. 1

    The Pensacola Fire Department, in collaboration with Escambia County Fire Rescue, will launch its annual “Keep the Wreath Green” Fire Safety campaign Tuesday, Dec. 1. Additional Info...
  2. FDOT: Temporary Closure of Intersection at 17th Avenue and Bayfront Parkway Begins Nov. 30

    The intersection of North 17th Avenue and Bayfront Parkway will close to all traffic beginning Monday, Nov. 30 as construction activities advance for the new 17th Avenue interchange. The intersection will remain closed until spring 2021. Additional Info...
  3. Community Partnership Adds Native Trees and Plants for Birds at Bruce Beach

    More than 100 volunteers gathered at Bruce Beach on Nov. 21 to plant trees and a variety of plants for native & migratory birds, marking the first steps toward creating a bird-friendly environment as the redevelopment of Bruce Beach begins to take shape. Additional Info...
  4. Thanksgiving Cooking Safety Tips from Pensacola Fire Department

    With the Thanksgiving holiday right around the corner, the Pensacola Fire Department encourages residents to practice safe cooking now and throughout the year. Thanksgiving is the peak day for home cooking fires. Additional Info...
  5. Port of Pensacola to be Featured on National Television Show 'World's Greatest'

    The Port of Pensacola will soon be featured on the national television series "World's Greatest," highlighting the port as one of the premier and most historic deep-water ports in the world. Additional Info...
  6. Two Weeks Remain to Apply for FEMA Assistance for Hurricane Sally in Florida

    Panhandle residents who have uninsured losses resulting from Hurricane Sally have until Dec. 1, 2020 to register with FEMA for assistance. Additional Info...
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City Project News

Bill Gregory Stormwater Park Project

Bill Gregory Stormwater men working

In December 2014, the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) awarded over $11 million from its Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund to fund a series of six stormwater treatment and stream restoration projects designed to aid in the restoration of our “beautiful bayou.” One of those projects was the Bill Gregory Park Regional Stormwater Treatment Facility Project. 

STREET RESURFACING AND NATURAL GAS DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM IMPROVEMENTS

A city-wide program is underway to resurface more than 1,800 blocks, or approximately 119-miles of city streets and roadways. In addition, Pensacola Energy is replacing 46-miles of obsolete cast-iron natural gas main. 

Pensacola Bay Ferry System

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There are  now two new ways to get to Fort Pickens, both by sea. The Turtle Runner and Pelican Perch are the Park Service’s new 150-passenger, catamaran-style ferry boats. 

Fire Station 3

In the words of Pensacola Fire Chief Ginny Cranor, it is actually starting to look like a fire station. The new fire station #3 is being built just west of its current location on Summit Blvd. Work is well underway despite a halt in construction late last year.

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