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Posted on: February 13, 2019

JHS Crossing Update: NCDOT, School System & City Working for Solutions

JHS Crosswalk

Monday, February 18, 2019

Representatives of the NC Department of Transportation, Onslow County Schools, Jacksonville High School, Jacksonville Police and other City units are working to help find immediate and long range improvements for the school crossi...

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Posted on: February 5, 2019

2019 Fabric of Our Community Award Recipients Named

Lightkeeper Awards

The Fabric of Our Community civic award recognizes individuals or groups who help achieve higher civic education, improve the civic infrastructure of our community and efforts to advance citizenship, citizen participation and encouragement of community.


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Posted on: January 4, 2019

Henderson Drive Rehabilitation to Affect Traffic Pattern

Henderson Drive traffic pattern

A portion of the work to rehabilitate Henderson Drive utilities is underway and traffic patterns will be affected. The work is part of a major project that will also eventually repave the street.

This contract is part of the first of three phases of work w...

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Posted on: January 17, 2019

Bigger, Better Transit Buses Debut with New Look

New look for Jacksonville Transit buses

Five new buses that have a higher duty rating and a new design are joining the fleet for Jacksonville Transit.

With more than 131,500 passengers in the last fiscal year, Jacksonville Transit provides services to City residents in major neighborhoods and co...

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Posted on: November 29, 2018

Public Input: Fair Housing and Community Development Block Grant Funds

Fair Housing

The City of Jacksonville, Community Engagement Department will hold a series of meetings to receive Citizen input on the City’s Fair Housing Plan and Five Year Consolidated Plan which specifies how federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG...

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

Passport Services Available at City Hall and the Center for Public Safety

Passport Application Form

Passport Services

Business or vacation taking you abroad? The City of Jacksonville is certified through the US Department of State as a Passport Acceptance Facility. We offer the following services:

  • Passport forms
  • Passport photos
  • Expedited and overnight servi...
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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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Posted on: February 7, 2018

New Census Rule Greatly Benefits Military Communities

DeploymentReturn-Althouse-2008-09--002-sm.png A new rule released Wednesday, February 7, 2018 will give credit to military communities where before massive deployments have decreased their Census counts. City of Jacksonville officials have played a major role in fighting a Vietnam era rule that had ...Read on... Popular Topics
Posted on: January 27, 2017

View the latest edition of "Your City," Jacksonville's monthly newsletter for Citizens

Your City Newsletter for Residents

With your printed monthly utility bill, you should receive a copy of the "Your City" insert in the mail. City utility services also provides an eco-friendly option for receiving monthly residential and commercial utility bills. For those who opt...

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