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Posted on: January 17, 2019

City of Jacksonville's Holiday Week Schedule

City Hall Closed December 10 for Freedom Day

City Offices and Facilities

City offices and most facilities will be closed Monday, January 21, 2019 for Martin Luther King Jr Day. Offices will reopen with normal hours Tuesday, January 22.

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Posted on: January 17, 2019

Bigger, Better Transit Buses Debut with New Look

New look for Jacksonville Transit buses

Five new buses that have a higher duty rating and a new design are joining the fleet for Jacksonville Transit.

With more than 131,500 passengers in the last fiscal year, Jacksonville Transit provides services to City residents in major neighborhoods and co...

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Posted on: January 15, 2019

Public Meeting: Do you want better broadband?

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Jacksonville is one of three sites hosting a statewide conversation about high speed and reliable broadband access for all of the State.

The educational event will provide information on how other communities and states have solved the issue for their juri...

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Posted on: January 14, 2019

Traffic Advisory: College Street Resurfacing

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The project to resurface a portion of College Street is underway. Motorists should be aware of the project for the next two weeks as traffic will be maintained through the area, but could be negatively affected.

The street was affected by the construction ...

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Posted on: January 4, 2019

Henderson Drive Rehabilitation to Affect Traffic Pattern

Henderson Drive traffic pattern

A portion of the work to rehabilitate Henderson Drive utilities is underway and traffic patterns will be affected. The work is part of a major project that will also eventually repave the street.

This contract is part of the first of three phases of work w...

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Posted on: January 9, 2019

Councilmember Brian H Jackson Appointed to National League of Cities Committee

Councilmember Brian H Jackson

Jacksonville City Councilmember Brian H. Jackson, has been appointed to the 2019 Finance, Administration & Intergovernmental Relations Committee of the National League of Cities.

This committee has the lead responsibility for developing NLC’s...

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Posted on: November 29, 2018

Public Input: Fair Housing and Community Development Block Grant Funds

Fair Housing

The City of Jacksonville, Community Engagement Department will hold a series of meetings to receive Citizen input on the City’s Fair Housing Plan and Five Year Consolidated Plan which specifies how federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG...

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

Passport Services Available at City Hall and the Public Safety Complex

Passport Application Form

Upcoming Passport Fair: Saturday, October 6, 8AM to 5PM at City Hall, 815 New Bridge St. It's an easy and quick way to get your passport on the weekend. Services offered and items needed for the process are listed below.

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Posted on: February 2, 2018

Tips for Making Safe Internet Purchase Exchanges

Internet Purchase Exchange Location at the Center for Public Safety

The Jacksonville Police Department reminds all to be cautious when buying or selling items on local internet and social networking exchange sites.

As a service to the community, the Center for Public Safety maintains an Internet Shopping Exchange area in t...

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Posted on: August 30, 2018

New Memorial for the Former Landowners and Residents of Camp Lejeune

New Memorial for the Former Landowners of Camp Lejeune

A monument to the former landowners and residents of Camp Lejeune has now been erected at Lejeune Memorial Gardens. More than 700 families were living on what is now Camp Lejeune when in 1940 they were called upon to sell their homes and land. The monumen...

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Posted on: February 7, 2018

New Census Rule Greatly Benefits Military Communities

DeploymentReturn-Althouse-2008-09--002-sm.png A new rule released Wednesday, February 7, 2018 will give credit to military communities where before massive deployments have decreased their Census counts. City of Jacksonville officials have played a major role in fighting a Vietnam era rule that had ...Read on... Popular Topics
Posted on: January 27, 2017

View the latest edition of "Your City," Jacksonville's monthly newsletter for Citizens

Your City Newsletter for Residents

With your printed monthly utility bill, you should receive a copy of the "Your City" insert in the mail. City utility services also provides an eco-friendly option for receiving monthly residential and commercial utility bills. For those who opt...

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