Posted on: January 15, 2019
The Panama City Fire Department held a Promotion and Awards Ceremony on January 15, 2019.
Congratulations to Derek Wicker on his promotion from Firefighter to Engineer. Wicker will be responsible for several duties, including getting the crew to the incide...Read on...
Posted on: January 8, 2019
Operation Clean Sweep is a concentrated effort to help address and ensure the health and welfare of the citizens of Panama City as well as the aesthetic and environmental value of our community. The initiative is modeled after “Adopt-a-Highway&a...Read on...
Posted on: January 7, 2019
It is with great sadness that the Panama City Fire Department announces the passing of Retired Panama City Fire Chief Bobby Richardson on January 5, 2019 at the age of 79. Chief Richardson had an honorable career with the Panama City Fire Depart...Read on...
Posted on: January 1, 2019
"It is during times of trial and crisis when true character is revealed. Certainly Hurricane Michael was a time of trial and crisis for our community and the City of Panama City. As we close this historic year, we want to thank so many who demonstrat...Read on...
Posted on: December 21, 2018
City of Panama City property owners who’s significantly damaged homes or businesses are located within a floodplain should make sure that their insurance adjusters are aware and take this information into consideration when making payment assess...Read on...
Posted on: December 10, 2018
The holiday season is a time for goodwill and kindness, and spending time with family and loved ones. Unfortunately, all that good cheer makes it a perfect time for scammers to prey on unsuspecting victims. And while it is the season of giving, Gulf Power...Read on...
Posted on: November 29, 2018
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – More than 20,700 Florida survivors recovering from Hurricane Michael haven’t completed the disaster assistance grant registration process because they have not reported their insurance settlements. In order to complete the registration...Read on...
Posted on: November 9, 2018
If you need assistance with housing, Doorways of Northwest Florida and City of Panama City's Community Development Department may be able to help.
Doorways will be available to meet with people at the Florida Department of Health, located at 597 W. 11th St...Read on...
Posted on: November 8, 2018
The Bay County Board of Commissioners has lifted the county-wide burn ban that was put in place after Hurricane Michael; however, the City of Panama City has an ordinance in place that addresses open burning year-round.
It is unlawful to burn any materials...Read on...
Posted on: September 28, 2018
Update: Businesses that received a letter reminding them to provide the City's Utilities Department with an annual inspection of their water meter backflow prevention device have an additional six months to provide the report.
===The City of Panama City wi...Read on...
Posted on: November 2, 2018
EP Consultants, Inc. (EPCI) is conducting life safety assessments at homes and businesses located within the city limits of the City of Panama City.
Inspectors are looking at the outside of buildings for structural issues that could pose safety concerns. E...Read on...
Posted on: October 31, 2018
The Mayor and Commissioners approved the below changes to Utility Billing at their meeting on November 13th.
- Service Fees, which includes late fees, are waived until January 1, 2019.- The due dates for utility usage prior to the storm have been extended ...Read on...
Posted on: November 2, 2018
A MESSAGE FOR BAY COUNTY TENANTS FROM SHERIFF TOMMY FORD
Since Hurricane Michael, we have received reports of tenants being told by their landlords that they have to get out of their rental property with only a one or two-days notice, which is invalid. Ten...Read on...
Posted on: October 30, 2018
During the recovery period of Hurricane Michael, mobile homes, recreational vehicles and campers are allowed on individual lots within the city limits of the City of Panama City regardless of the zoning district.
The recovery period is up to twelve months ...Read on...
Posted on: October 28, 2018
Disaster Recovery Centers are now open in Panama City and Callaway in Bay County.
Florida Division of Emergency Management and FEMA will open additional centers in affected counties in the coming days. The centers offer in-person support to individuals and...Read on...
Posted on: October 17, 2018
Hurricane Michael slammed into Florida’s Panhandle, leaving a path of destruction that will take months to repair. As search and recovery efforts continue, Attorney General Pam Bondi is urging consumers to be wary of disaster-related scams and guard again...Read on...
Posted on: October 3, 2018
The Florida Department of Transportation will close Collegiate Drive at the intersection of temporary U.S. 98 on Monday, October 8th for overhead bridge deck work. The closure will remain in place until Spring 2019.
Drivers can use Commodore Circle or nort...Read on...
Posted on: September 24, 2018
The City of Panama City is excited to welcome Mr. Mark McQueen as its new City Manager.
Mr. McQueen comes to the City after serving as the Commanding General of the United States Army Reserve’s 108th Training Command and as the Business Administrator for F...Read on...
Posted on: September 21, 2018
The After School Assistance Program (A.S.A.P.) is continuing to raise money to expand the program into a new facility located in the St. Andrews area at 1717 Flower Avenue.
A.S.A.P. needs to raise about $60,000 to pay for the 4,100 square foot building whi...Read on...
Posted on: September 13, 2018
A project to improve walkability and pedestrian safety along State Avenue is expected to begin on Wednesday, September 19, 2018.
The State Avenue Sidewalk project includes construction of a six-foot wide concrete sidewalk on the west side of State Avenue f...Read on...
Posted on: September 10, 2018
The City Commission of the City of Panama City has received an unsolicited proposal from the St. Joe Company to construct a hotel on the City’s downtown marina property.
In a letter to Mayor Greg Brudnicki and the City Commissioners, St. Joe’s President an...Read on...
Posted on: July 31, 2018
The City Commission has awarded a bid to Trustmark Bank for a bank loan in the amount of $15.1 Million. The City will use the money to expedite badly needed infrastructure projects and use the City's portion of the referendum-adopted Sales Surtax t...Read on...
Posted on: August 30, 2018
The City of Panama City has been announced a Silver winner of the 14th-annual Health at Work Awards sponsored by ComPsych, honoring organizations who promote employee health and wellness. Winners were selected based on their wellness program’s c...Read on...
Posted on: August 24, 2018
The Board for the Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) approved a commercial grant in the amount of $29,850 to assist Yarbough Floyd, owner of the former Domestic Dry Cleaners, in the demolition of the vacant building.
The total cost of the project ...Read on...
Posted on: August 15, 2018
The Bay County Chamber of Commerce held a press conference on August 15, 2018 to announce that the General Services Administration (GSA) has approved and signed a lease with the Bay County Board of County Commissioners to continue federal operations in Pa...Read on...
Posted on: April 10, 2018
The City of Panama City has hired Woolpert to implement its Cityworks software solution, which will promote internal and external communications and efficiencies.
The Utilities Department currently uses the Cityworks software. Extending and implementing th...Read on...
Posted on: February 21, 2018
Customers now have the ability to establish Residential or Commerical utility accounts online without the need to come to City Hall. Complete the application and pay the deposit electronically and your ready to go....