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Posted on: May 22, 2017

Passport Services Resume; Face Coverings Required

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Notice: Due to COVID-19, and out of an abundance of caution, the City of Jacksonville has temporarily adjusted some Passport Service procedures. All services are by appointment only. To schedule your appointment, call 910 938-5200 (City Hall) or 910 455-4...

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News Flash

Posted on: March 13, 2020

COVID-19: City Operations; Official Information & Resources

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North Carolina is in the "Safer at Home" Phase 2.5 until at least October 2, 2020.  In compliance with the Governor’s Order, face covering will be required in City facilities open to the public, and we do ask for voluntary com...

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Posted on: September 2, 2020

City Auctions Surplus Items online on GovDeals

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Jacksonville City Council has authorized the disposal of declared surplus property to be placed for public auction on GovDeals.com. 

The inventory to be auctioned on GovDeals.com includes 9 Dodge Charger Police Cars, 2 Volvo Refuse Trucks...

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

Passport Services Resume; Face Covering Required

Passport Application Form

Notice: Due to COVID-19, and out of an abundance of caution, the City of Jacksonville has temporarily adjusted some Passport Service procedures. All services are by appointment only. To schedule your appointment, call 910 938-5200 (City Hall) or 910 455-4...

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Posted on: November 22, 2019

Jacksonville's Opportunity Zone

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Jacksonville's Opportunity Zone

An Opportunity Zone is an economically-distressed community where new investments, under certain conditions, may be eligible for preferential tax treatment. Opportunity Zones were added to the tax code by the Tax Cu...

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News Flash

Posted on: September 11, 2020

National Night Out Events

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Coming to a neighborhood near you!

Because of limitations for mass gatherings in place during the COVID-19 pandemic, City leadership and the the planners of Jacksonville’s National Night will not be a traditional one-night large scale event. This...

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Posted on: September 11, 2020

Fire Prevention Week

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 Fire Prevention Week, October 5-9

Fire Prevention week, October 5-9, is overlapping with National Night Out for 2020. Jacksonville Fire & Emergency Services and Jacksonville Police will combine their efforts with virtual and drive by events. ...

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

Passport Services Resume; Face Covering Required

Passport Application Form

Notice: Due to COVID-19, and out of an abundance of caution, the City of Jacksonville has temporarily adjusted some Passport Service procedures. All services are by appointment only. To schedule your appointment, call 910 938-5200 (City Hall) or 910 455-4...

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Public Safety Popular Topics
Posted on: February 8, 2019

JFES Offers Car Seat Installation Assistance

JFES Car Seat Check

Need help installing a car seat or want someone to check your work? Jacksonville Fire and Emergency Services offers free installation and check service to Citizens throughout the year.

JFES is certified by the Office of the State Fire Marshal as a Permanen...

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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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News Flash

Posted on: September 16, 2020

Youth Basketball Leagues

2020 Youth Basketball

Our annual youth basketball leagues provides players with an opportunity to develop their skills while playing at a recreation level sport.  Practices are scheduled during November and December, with league play beginning in January and running t...

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Rec & Parks Popular Topics
Posted on: August 27, 2020

E-League: Fortnite League

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The mission of the Jacksonville Recreation E-sports Division is to provide an organized setting for participants in the area of competitive gaming for relaxation, to promote fair play and good sportsmanship, and to provide fellowship among participants. &...

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Posted on: August 13, 2020

Double Dutch Lessons

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Double Dutch is a game in which two long jump ropes turning in opposite directions are jumped by one or more players jumping simultaneously.  The game is designed to be enjoyed by people of all ages, skill and ability.

  • Coed, ages 5-16
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Posted on: August 6, 2020

Take a Child Outside Week

TACO Week

Join us in the Jacksonville Parks for some fun and play time!  The events for TACO Week are:

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Posted on: August 5, 2020

Art in the Park

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Gather the family and join us for a night of Art in the Park.  We will have 24 canvases available, along with painting supplies, on a first come first served basis.  Social distancing will be practiced during the art event. 

  • Wedn...
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Posted on: June 17, 2020

Pop-Up Play

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Join us in the Jacksonville Parks for some fun and play time!  We will be at different parks each day and will have games, activities and fun for all.  So if you are tired of the same activities you have been participating in the last co...

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Posted on: June 8, 2020

Sounds of Summer Concert Series

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Sounds of Summer Concert Series

Join us at the beautiful Jacksonville Commons Amphitheater for our annual Sounds of Summer Concert Series.  Enjoy free concerts throughout the summer, while also enjoying a family friendly outdoor event.   ...

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Posted on: May 14, 2020

Trails & Greenways Pedestrian Map

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Trails & Greenways Pedestrian Map

There are more than 19 miles of Jacksonville Trails and Greenways and 189 miles of connecting sidewalks.  State and federal funding through the Jacksonville Urban Area Metropolitan Planning Organization helped...

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Posted on: September 14, 2020

Jacksonville P.E.T. Parade

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Jacksonville P.E.T. Parade

Join us for our 2nd annual Pet Parade, which has been rescheduled as the Jacksonville P.E.T (Pet Entertainment Television) Parade  Pets of all sizes, types and varieties are welcome and we encourage you to register for o...

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