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Posted on: March 15, 2019

Public Notice: Public Comment, Input Meeting for 5-Year Consolidated Plan and Action Plan

Court Street, Jacksonville, NC

Public Review Period

Citizens of Jacksonville are hereby notified that the Community Development Division has completed a draft of the 5-Year Consolidated Plan (FY 2019-2024), and the Annual Action Plan for (FY 2019-2020), as required by the US Department ...

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Posted on: March 14, 2019

City Annual Drinking Water Report for 2018

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The Annual Drinking Water Report is available for 2018 is available for public view - This report is a snapshot of last year’s water quality. Included are details about from where City water comes, what it contains, how it is treated an...

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Posted on: February 27, 2019

Public Notice: FEMA Hazard Mitigation Grant

Shoreline Drive After Florence

The Federal Emergency Management Agency and North Carolina Emergency Management have received the following applications for Federal grant funding. Notice is hereby given of the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s considerati...

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

JHS Crossing Update: New Markings, Updated Signage & Continued Enforcement

Pedestrian Safety Devices Added

Friday, March 1, 2019

Several improvements have now been put in place for the Henderson Drive crossing at Jacksonville High School.

The NC Department of Transportation has installed rumble strips that will alert drivers to the crossing. Also installed are s...

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Posted on: February 22, 2019

Traffic Advisory: Downtown Street and Landscape Projects may Affect Traffic

Bayshore Boulevard Realignment Project

Traffic could be affected by work done to finish a major street rehabilitation project and by landscaping traffic islands.

The College Street rehabilitation project is nearing completion, and paving could begin soon. The project runs from Bayshore Boulevar...

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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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