This is Palm Coast's fifth year to participate in the national competition. Last year, the City came in 18th in the nation for cities with a population of 30,000-99,999. This is the closest the City has ranked to the top spot.
For the 14th straight year, the City of Palm Coast has been named a Tree City USA by the National Arbor Day Foundation in recognition of Palm Coast's urban forestry program.
The City is one of only 18 agencies in the state to earn the award, and this is Palm Coast's first time to receive it.
The Board generally meets the third Wednesday of every month at 5:30 p.m. at the Community Wing of City Hall, 160 Lake Avenue.
Please go online at www.mywaterpledge.com between now and April 30 to take the Water Challenge Pledge!
Palm Coast Utility Department's national-champion "Water Buoys" team won its 13th Top Ops State Championship on Tuesday, winning the title after a hard-fought contest against two other water treatment teams from around Florida.
From wood carvings to paper creations, there will be about 100 pieces of locally-created art on display at the spring Art Exhibition and Show on Friday, April 26 at the Palm Coast Community Center.
The City of Palm Coast has a variety of upcoming events and recreational and sports activities that are open to the public.
As part of the effort to improve lighting and signage at several interchanges along Interstate 95 (I-95), the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) has scheduled several ramp closures at the I-95 interchanges with U.S. 1 (Exit 273), Old Dixie Highway (Exit 278), State Road (S.R.) 100 (Exit 284), and Palm Coast Parkway (Exit 289) during the next two weeks.
The City of Palm Coast public works crews have installed two deer warning signs along Palm Coast Parkway to alert drivers to be aware as they travel through the area.
A video of the City of Palm Coast's second annual State of the City address, held last week in partnership with the Palm Coast Observer, is now available on the City website at www.palmcoastgov.com/council/state-of-the-city.
The public is invited to attend a free Housing Fair and Financial Wellness Clinic at the Flagler County Association of Realtors office building, located at 4101 E. Moody Blvd., Bunnell, on Saturday, April 27. The event will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Matthew Morton started a new chapter in his career Monday when he became the City of Palm Coast's new City Manager. He spent his first day mostly in meetings, learning about issues and services and getting to know staff from every department.
The City of Palm Coast has a variety of upcoming events and recreational and sports activities that are open to the public. See a list of programs at www.parksandrec.fun.
It's almost time to change your clocks - to "spring forward" an hour to Daylight Saving Time. The City of Palm Coast has a landscape irrigation policy for Daylight Saving Time that aligns with watering restrictions issued by the St. Johns River Water Management District.
The City of Palm Coast's stormwater drainage system was built by ITT in the 1970s and '80s, when the population was one tenth of its current size. Now, after years of growth, an aging infrastructure and two hurricanes that put a spotlight on drainage issues, the City is embarking on an enhanced, comprehensive stormwater management plan to improve drainage system-wide.
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