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Posted on: January 15, 2021

Meeting scheduled to review Glenwood Neighborhood Vision

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Dover, Kohl & Partners, a town planning firm, has been engaging the community in its efforts to create a Strategic Vision for Glenwood, Millville, and St. Andrews. The City of Panama City and Dover, Kohl & Partners will hold a Review Meeting on Ja...

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Announcements
Posted on: January 12, 2021

Meeting scheduled for Half-Cent Surtax project on Cherry Street

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The City of Panama City will hold a second public meeting on Monday, January 25th at 6:30 p.m. to discuss the upcoming infrastructure replacement project for Cherry Street (Cove Neighborhood).

The City Commission has approved a Task Order with Panhandle En...

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Announcements
Posted on: January 6, 2021

City of Panama City launches newly refreshed website

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The City of Panama City is excited to relaunch its website after undergoing a design process with CivicPlus, a leading government website provider. The refreshed website is available at the same URL as the old site, www.pcgov.org.

The City's contr...

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Announcements
Posted on: July 28, 2020

Deadline for Hardship Deferral Application for Fire Assessment is January 4th

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Update, November 20, 2020:

The City of Panama City has opened a Hardship Deferral Program for the Fire Protection Service Assessment. The City Commission voted and approved the non-ad valorem assessment on September 14, 2020. The assessment is included in ...

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Announcements
Posted on: January 5, 2021

Final Public Notice for FEMA's Public Assistance Program

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The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has received the subgrant application for Panama City’s repairs due to damages from Hurricane Sally (DR-4564-FL PW-00002 PN-158345). Pursuant to Executive Order 11988 and 44 CFR Part 9.12, final not...

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Announcements
Posted on: December 10, 2020

City Commission signs Letter of Intent with Viking Cruises

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The City Commission for the City of Panama City has signed a Letter of Intent with Viking Cruises, Ltd. and Port Panama City to designate Panama City as a Port of Call for Viking’s proposed Gulf Coast Getaway cruise program.

As proposed, the Gulf Coast Get...

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Announcements
Posted on: December 7, 2020

City Commission adopts adjustment to water and wastewater rates

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UPDATE:

The City Commission of the City of Panama City voted on December 8, 2020 to adopt adjusted Water and Wastewater Rates for the 2021 Fiscal Year following a presentation given by Raftelis on the Water and Wastewater Rate Study.

The Rate Study looked a...

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Announcements
Posted on: December 7, 2020

Panama City Fire Department to conduct unique, high-angle rescue training

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The Light Technical Rescue Team (LTRT-101) with the Panama City Fire Department is partnering with Gulf Coast Regional Medical Center and J.E. Dunn Construction on Wednesday, December 9, 2020 to conduct a high-angle rescue training at the hospital.

The Fir...

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Announcements
Posted on: December 7, 2020

Temporary Structures permitted until April 11, 2021

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The use of recreational vehicles, travel trailers, or trailers as temporary emergency residential dwellings on private property or designated areas within the City is permitted until April 11, 2021.

The City Commission adopted Ordinance 2673 following Hurr...

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Announcements
Posted on: November 24, 2020

Panama City Police Dept. receives highest level of achievement in Florida accreditation

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The Commission for Florida Law Enforcement Accreditation, Inc. (CFA) has awarded the Panama City Police Department with Excelsior Recognition, the highest level of achievement in Florida accreditation that a criminal justice agency can receive.

The Commiss...

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Announcements
Posted on: September 22, 2020

City reinstates late fees, disconnections for utility bills

Utility Billing Update

Beginning October 1, 2020, the City of Panama City will reinstate normal late fee and service disconnection policies for water, wastewater and garbage services. Late fees and service disconnections for nonpayment have been suspended since March 18, 2020 d...

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Announcements
Posted on: July 21, 2020

ReHouse Bay Initiative Assists Hurricane Michael Survivors

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ReHouse Bay, a housing initiative launched in June to assist Hurricane Michael survivors, has received more than 500 unique inquiries on its new website, www.rehousebay.org. The program, administered by the City of Panama City and Bay County, connects res...

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Announcements
Posted on: November 10, 2020

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

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The City of Panama City is accepting additional applications for its Hometown Heroes program.

The program honors those who are serving or have served our country in the United States Armed Forces with streetlight banners hung throughout Historic Downtown P...

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Announcements
Posted on: November 4, 2020

City Manager selects new Fire Chief for Panama City Fire Department

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The City of Panama City is pleased to announce the promotion of David Collier as the new Fire Chief for the Panama City Fire Department.

City Manager Mark McQueen and senior staff received 25 applications for the position and interviewed seven candidates, ...

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News Flash

Posted on: January 11, 2021

Destination Panama City

At Destination Panama City, we inspire people to visit our great destination. We work to provide a positive experience for all guests. Our staff is dedicated to providing visitors, meeting and event planners, and group tour operators with all the necessar...

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