On Wednesday, April 26, from 9 a.m. to approximately 5 p.m., one lane of southbound Belle Terre Parkway will be closed in the vicinity of Royal Palms Parkway to allow for an emergency road repair. This lane closure is for the southbound direction only.
To improve sewer service to citizens, the City of Palm Coast will be smoke testing the sanitary sewer lines for the homes on Clubhouse Drive and all the streets that connect to Clubhouse, plus Courtney Court and Courtney Place. This smoke testing will be done from Monday through Friday, April 24 to 28. This test, which involves forcing smoke into the sanitary sewer lines, will check for leaks, breaks and defects in the system.
On Saturday, April 22, firefighters and police will face off for a good cause in the 19th annual Guns N' Hoses Charity Boxing Tournament - and Palm Coast Fire Lt. Dan Driscoll will be among the amateur boxers participating.
Palm Coast's love of trees and commitment to environmental sustainability will be celebrated at Arbor Day 2017 on Saturday, May 6 - a day-long event featuring a tree give-away, butterfly release and tent, food/pet food drive, 5K run/walk, exhibits and fun activities for all ages.
Florida Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater and the Florida Department of Financial Services invite the public to attend Operation S.A.F.E., Be Scam Smart, a free workshop for seniors, their families and caregivers.
The new Discover Palm Coast Radio Show, hosted by Palm Coast Mayor Milissa Holland, will begin its weekly broadcasts Saturday, April 8.
Palm Coast Mayor Milissa Holland is joining mayors across the country in asking residents to make a long-term commitment to manage water resources more wisely by taking part in the National Mayor's Challenge for Water Conservation - and in return residents can win a new Toyota Prius, water-saving fixtures, and hundreds of other prizes.
The Colorado Bridge, on Colorado Drive between Crandell Court and Crampton Court, will be closing Monday, April 10, and will remain closed through mid-July to allow for reconstruction of the bridge. This project is part of the City of Palm Coast's bridge rehabilitation program.
The City of Palm Coast has a variety of upcoming events and recreational and sports activities that are open to the public. See the full Calendar of Events at www.palmcoastgov.com. The Parks & Recreation Department is temporarily located at Frieda Zamba Swimming Pool, 339 Parkview Drive, Palm Coast, while the Community Center is under renovation. The department can be reached at 386-986-2323.
Below-average rainfall in seven north-central Florida counties including Flagler and concerns about the effects of the "abnormally dry" conditions on water resources have prompted the St. Johns River Water Management District to issue a Water Shortage Warning Order. The objective of the order is to reduce water use and ensure enough water is available to meet demand.
Twenty-one Palm Coast residents graduated this month from the Palm Coast Citizens Academy, a comprehensive program designed to educate interested residents about the operation and workings of their City government.
Beginning immediately, there will be periodic closures of the westbound lane of Matanzas Woods Parkway, west of Belle Terre Parkway, due to construction of a City of Palm Coast wastewater collection project.
Omar Rivera and his wife Katherine are a Palm Coast BAC success story. Together, and with assistance from the Florida SBDC at UCF-Palm Coast, they have built DR. PAINT, a residential and commercial painting contractor, into a successful local business in just two short years.
Palm Coast Deputy Fire Chief Gerard "Jerry" Forte has successfully completed the process to be awarded the professional designation of "Chief Fire Officer" (CFO) from the Commission on Professional Credentialing.
The Palm Coast City Council has adopted a landscape irrigation policy for Daylight Savings Time, aligning with the restrictions issued by the St. Johns River Water Management District.
In a photograph, show what makes Palm Coast special!
The Florida Department of Environmental Protection presented the 2016 Plant Operations Excellence Award to the City of Palm Coast Wastewater Treatment Plant this week at the annual Focus on Change Seminar in Lake City.
Last fall's Pink Army 5K was a community success - raising $9,554.10 for Florida Hospital Flagler's breast cancer fund, which provides screening mammograms, diagnostic studies and education to qualified local people. Representatives of the hospital and the City of Palm Coast celebrated Tuesday with the presentation of an oversized check at the City Council meeting.
The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded the City of Palm Coast two recognitions in the area of finance - the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting and an Award for Outstanding Achievement in Popular Annual Financial Reporting.
Are you ready for some recreational road trips in your New Year? Palm Coast Parks & Recreation will offer monthly Discover Trips this winter and spring - day bus trips to attractions such as Kennedy Space Center, the Orlando Eye and the Florida Strawberry Festival.
The condition of the sand trap bunkers at Palm Harbor Golf Club, the City of Palm Coast's public golf course, have been less than perfect for years. But no more! The golf course is ushering in 2017 with fully renovated bunkers and top conditions overall.