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Posted on: December 2, 2019

City of Jacksonville Freedom Day Holiday Schedule

City Hall Closed December 10 for Freedom Day

City offices will be closed Monday, December 9 for the observance of Freedom Day. Offices will reopen for business Tuesday, December 10 with normal business hours.

Jacksonville Sanitation's holiday schedule for the week of December 9-13 is available at Jac...

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Posted on: November 26, 2019

Holiday Home Decorating Contest

Holiday Decorating Contest 2019

The City of Jacksonville Environmental and Appearance Advisory Committee (JEAAC) invites you to nominate a festively decorated house for the Holiday Home Decorating Contest! 

Winners will receive a special yard sign, a commemorative award, and rec...

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Posted on: November 22, 2019

Jacksonville's Opportunity Zone

Downtown Jacksonville and the New River

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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Posted on: January 4, 2019

Henderson Drive Rehabilitation Progress

Henderson Drive traffic pattern

Thursday, August 8, 2019 - Henderson Drive Project nearing End of Phase 1

Crews working on the three phase project to improve and repave Henderson Drive believe they are a month out from completing Phase 1.

The project was delayed by Hurricane Florence, ext...

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Posted on: August 27, 2019

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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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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