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Mayor Grover Robinson at Swearing In Ceremony

News and Announcements
  1. Celebrate July Fourth Safely in Escambia County and the City of Pensacola

    Escambia County and the City of Pensacola wish residents and visitors a safe, fun July Fourth with friends and family, and remind everyone to follow these fireworks safety tips to make the most out of their holiday Additional Info...
  2. Public Invited to Florida’s Territorial Bicentennial Celebration Closing Event July 17

    The 200th Anniversary Commission invites the public to the closing event for Florida’s Bicentennial Celebration on Sunday, July 17 at 6:30 p.m. in Museum Plaza, located at 120 Church St. behind the Pensacola Museum of History. Additional Info...
  3. Mayor's Neighborhood Cleanup Collects 44 Tons of Bulk Waste

    The June Neighborhood Cleanup collected over 44 tons of bulk waste, along with 459 tires and 381 gallons of paint. The cleanup took place on June 25, with 17 loads picked up from the Sanders Beach, Bayou Grove and West Garden District neighborhoods. Additional Info...
  4. Pensacola Named One of America's Top 100 Best Cities

    Pensacola has made the top 100 list in the 2022 America's Best Cities Report, ranking among many of the nation's most well-known metropolitan cities including New York City, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, Washington, D.C. and more. Additional Info...
  5. City of Pensacola Conducting Citywide Urban Forest Inventory

    The City of Pensacola is conducting an Urban Forest Inventory of trees on city property and rights of way throughout the city, with a goal of better understanding and managing Pensacola's urban forest. Additional Info...
  6. How to do Business with Your Local Government Workshop Scheduled for June 29

    The public is invited to join the City of Pensacola, Escambia County and the Gulf Coast Minority Chamber of Commerce for a free workshop on June 29 designed for businesses to establish a working relationship with their local government. 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.