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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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Media Releases
Posted on: January 4, 2019

Henderson Drive Rehabilitation to Affect Traffic Pattern

HendersonDr Map of Project Work-2019-01

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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Media Releases
Posted on: May 22, 2017

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


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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Media Releases
Posted on: February 7, 2018

New Census Rule Greatly Benefits Military Communities


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 re...

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Posted on: February 2, 2018

Tips for Making Safe Internet Purchase Exchanges


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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