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Posted on: July 3, 2020

Boat Ramp Access for the Fourth of July Weekend

  • The Panama City Marina boat ramp will be closed on July 4th. The closure is required to ensure the safety of citizens during the fireworks display from the marina t-dock. All vehicles and trailers must be removed on Saturday.
  • The boat ramp at Carl Gray Par...
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Posted on: June 26, 2020

DBPR suspends on premises consumption of alcohol at bars statewide

Effective immediately, the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation is suspending on premises consumption of alcohol at bars statewide.

This applies to vendors who derive more than 50-percent of revenue from alcohol sales. These businesse...

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Posted on: June 22, 2020

Debris Drop-Off Site on W. 17th Street to close July 1, 2020

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The debris drop-off site at the Oak Grove Ball Field, which is located on W. 17th Street just east of Frankford Avenue will close on July 1, 2020. The site will be cleared and cleaned to meet environmental standards and resodded.

Our Solid Waste team is al...

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Announcements
Posted on: June 10, 2020

Panama City Announces Salute to Freedom Fireworks Displays

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The Salute to Freedom event on July 4, 2020, hosted by Destination Panama City and the City of Panama City, will feature three fireworks displays to encourage social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The City signed a three-year contract with Destin...

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Posted on: May 28, 2020

Accreditation Process for Panama City Police Dept. to Begin on June 30th

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A team of assessors from the Commission for Florida Law Enforcement Accreditation (CFA) will begin a remote assessment on June 30, 2020, to examine all aspects of the Panama City Police Department’s policies, procedures, management, operations, ...

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Posted on: March 3, 2020

City Hall lobby closed to public, All services remain available

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Beginning on March 24, 2020, the lobby of City Hall will be closed to the public through at least April 15, 2020.

Services will remain available via telephone, through email and on the City’s website. For additional city contact information, plea...

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Posted on: May 12, 2020

City Commission expands Flexible Street Sidewalk Café Program

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On May 1, 2020, Governor Ron DeSantis issued Executive Order 20-112 announcing his steps to reopen the economy of the State, stating that restaurants are limited to serving at a 25% building capacity level and must maintain appropriate social distancing.

T...

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

Panama City suspends publicly-permitted events, sports and arts programming, informational meetings

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The City of Panama City is suspending all publicly-permitted events, facility reservations, sports and arts programming and informational meetings.

The action is being taken in response to a recommendation from the Centers for Disease Control and Preventio...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

City Manager to host weekly citizen meetings on Zoom

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City Manager Mark McQueen will host Monday Morning with the Manager and Monday Night with the Manager on Zoom to maintain an open dialogue with citizens during the COVID-19 pandemic. The morning meetings will take place on Monday mornings from 8:30 a.m. t...

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Announcements
Posted on: May 18, 2020

Open burning prohibited within city limits

Update:

The Bay County Board of Commissioners has lifted the county-wide burn ban; however, the City of Panama City has an ordinance in place that addresses open burning year-round.

It is unlawful to burn any materials of any type within the City of Panama ...

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Announcements
Posted on: April 14, 2020

Final Public Notices for FEMA's Public Assistance Program

May 19, 2020

Final Public Notice: The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has received subgrant applications for Panama City’s repairs to Fire Station #4 due to damages in Hurricane Michael (DR-4399-FL). Pursuant to Executive Order 11988 a...

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Announcements
Posted on: April 2, 2020

Staging area for St. Andrews Marina Cleanup Project moving.

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Update: 

H.G. Harders & Sons, Inc. will be moving its staging area for the St Andrews Marina Cleanup Project from Bayview Avenue to the south side of the marina.

These parking spaces will be unavailable as the contractor continues to remove bro...

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Announcements
Posted on: April 9, 2020

Florida Dept. of Economic Opportunity announces new website to apply for Reemployment Assistance

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The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) has announced a new, mobile-friendly online application for Reemployment Assistance available at www.FloridaJobs.org/RAApplication.“The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity is committed ...

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

Gov. DeSantis Activates Emergency Bridge Loan Program for Small Businesses

Governor Ron DeSantis has activated the Florida Small Business Emergency Bridge Loan Program to support small businesses impacted by COVID-19. The bridge loan program, managed by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO), will provide short-ter...

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Announcements
Posted on: March 26, 2020

Panama City Police Dept. warns of COVID-19 scams

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The Panama City Police Department would like to alert citizens of fraud schemes and scams relating to Coronavirus / COVID-19. For example, websites have been created for the sale of fake Coronavirus / COVID-19 cures and/or vaccines. Additionally, scammers...

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Announcements
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Local Restaurants Offering Take-Out and/or Delivery

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In an effort to protect the community from COVID-19, Governor Ron DeSantis has restricted restaurants to take-out and delivery options only. Destination Panama City has created a list of local restaurants offering take-out and/or delivery. The information...

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Announcements
Posted on: March 17, 2020

PCPD Announces New Interactive Website Featuring Online Reporting

The Panama City Police Department is pleased to announce a new and enhanced website experience is now available at www.panamacitypolice.org. Our goal is to provide the citizens of Panama City better access and foster improved communications through a more...

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Announcements
Posted on: March 2, 2020

Invitations to Respond to 2020 Census to be Delivered Beginning March 12th

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The 2020 Census will provide a snapshot of our nation — who we are, where we live, and so much more.

The 2020 Census will determine congressional representation, inform hundreds of billions in federal funding, and provide data that will impact co...

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Posted on: February 26, 2020

Disaster Case Management available for Hurricane Michael survivors

Help is available for Hurricane Michael survivors through the Disaster Case Management (DCM) program.

DCM case managers work closely with disaster survivors to identify their recovery needs, develop a goal-oriented recovery plan and match them with resourc...

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Announcements
Posted on: January 29, 2020

Help Us Honor Our Hometown Heroes, Nominate Your Military Hero Here

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The City of Panama City is proud to announce its new Hometown Heroes program to honor those who are serving or have served our country in the United States Armed Forces with streetlight banners.

The streetlight banners will include the veteran’s ...

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Posted on: September 18, 2014

Gift Certificates

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We now sell gift certificates good for any occasion. Stop in the Marina Store and get yours today!

Marina, Panama City

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