News Flash

Posted on: January 21, 2022

City Mourns Loss of Local Marines

A statement by City of Jacksonville Mayor, Sammy Phillips:

On behalf of the City of Jacksonville and the City Council, we mourn the loss of the two Marines who died on January 19, 2022. Their death is deeply felt in our community.

In a release by 2nd Marine...

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Media Releases
Posted on: January 20, 2022

Update - City of Jacksonville Winter Storm Closings and Changes - Sat, Jan 22, 2:30PM

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City of Jacksonville Winter Storm Closings & Changes

 Jacksonville Police warn that roadways although are clearing up, they are wet and that anything that melts will most likely refreeze tonight as temperatures drop again below freezing. Sever...

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Media Releases
Posted on: January 10, 2022

COVID-19: City Building Access and Restrictions

 

COVID-19: City Building Access and Restrictions: Safety of Public and Employees Important - Limited access starting Monday

Due to the rapid spread of the COVID Omicron variant the City is implementing the following guidelines and restriction for ...

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Posted on: November 9, 2021

City of Jacksonville to Receive $175,000 from Environmental Grant

City of Jacksonville Oyster Highway expansion granted

The City of Jacksonville will receive $175,000 to continue efforts to preserve and protect the New River. The grant will help the city expand 12 of the existing New River Estuary Oyster Highway sites, construct 1,850 small patch reefs, and add nearly 2.5 ...
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Media Releases
Posted on: September 22, 2021

Town Center Apartments Update

Town Center Apartments Update

Jacksonville City Council took action at the September 21, 2021 City Council Meeting to postpone any further City action to vacate 67 units of the Town Center Apartments until June 30, 2022. This action is not binding on the Town Center property owners wh...

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Media Releases
Posted on: June 23, 2021

Jacksonville City Council Adopts Juneteenth Holiday

The Jacksonville City Council approved creating Juneteenth as an official City holiday at their June 22, 2021 meeting. The City will now observe the Juneteenth holiday on the same day as the national holiday, June 19.

Juneteenth will replace the City&r...

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Media Releases
Posted on: May 22, 2017

Passport Services Resume with Temporary Adjustments to Procedures

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Note: The City of Jacksonville has temporarily adjusted some Passport Service procedures following the COVID-19 event. The service is by appointment only. Face coverings will be required in order to meet with our Passport Agents until further notice. Buil...

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Details at JacksonvilleNC.gov/Passports Media Releases

News Flash

Posted on: January 24, 2022

Freedom Fountain in Mourning status

Freedom Fountain in Mourning - January 2022

On behalf of the City of Jacksonville and the City Council, we mourn the loss of the two Marines who died on January 19, 2022.
The City has placed the Freedom Fountain in mourning status, with the outside bubblers extinguished. The central Freedom Jet rema...
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Popular Topics
Posted on: January 7, 2022

JTDA Event Grant Applications Available

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Are you planning an event between July 1, 2022 and June 30, 2023? The Jacksonville Tourism Development Authority (JTDA) has a limited amount of funds to help with promoting and marketing events that take place in Jacksonville. The FY23 Funding Request for...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

COVID-19: City Operations; Official Information & Resources

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Updated: January 07, 2022

City Updates: City of Jacksonville Rescinds COVID-19  State of EmergencyView COVID-19 video updates from the City on YouTube, g10tv.org or on Spectrum Channel 10 (G10TV).

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Beginning Monday, January 10, 202...

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Posted on: April 7, 2021

Job Opportunities Available

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Looking for a job? Join our team! Full-time, part-time, and temporary positions are available. Apply online at JacksonvilleNC.gov/Jobs.

The City of Jacksonville only accepts online applications. 

Offers of employment with the City of Jacksonville a...

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Posted on: September 22, 2021

Town Center Apartments Update

Town Center Apartments Update

Jacksonville City Council took action at the September 21, 2021 City Council Meeting to postpone any further City action to vacate 67 units of the Town Center Apartments until June 30, 2022. This action is not binding on the Town Center property owners wh...

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

Passport Services Resume with Temporary Adjustments to Procedures

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Note: The City of Jacksonville has temporarily adjusted some Passport Service procedures following the COVID-19 event. The service is by appointment only. Face coverings will be required in order to meet with our Passport Agents until further notice. Buil...

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JacksonvilleNC.gov/Passports Popular Topics
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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JacksonvilleNC.gov/Police Popular Topics

News Flash

Posted on: May 22, 2017

Passport Services Resume with Temporary Adjustments to Procedures

Passport Application Form

Note: The City of Jacksonville has temporarily adjusted some Passport Service procedures following the COVID-19 event. The service is by appointment only. Face coverings will be required in order to meet with our Passport Agents until further notice. Buil...

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Details at JacksonvilleNC.gov/Passports Public Safety Popular Topics
Posted on: February 8, 2019

JFES Offers Car Seat Installation Assistance

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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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JacksonvilleNC.gov/Fire Public Safety Popular Topics
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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JacksonvilleNC.gov/Police Public Safety Popular Topics

News Flash

Posted on: January 4, 2022

Winterfest

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Join us for Winterfest in February with snowy fun for the whole family. Sledding, Snow Mound and Ice Skating highlight this event. 

Enjoy fun winter activities with the family at the Jacksonville Commons. Snowy activities, food vendors and family ...

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Rec & Parks Popular Topics
Posted on: January 4, 2022

17th Annual African American Read-in

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Jacksonville Recreation hosts the 17th Annual African American Read-In, Sunday, February 13, 2PM 

Students from the City’s After School Program coordinated by Jacksonville Recreation, will perform and recite poems and quotes by African American au...

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