From Feb. 3 through Feb. 23, 2021, the City will disinfect the water with free chlorine rather than combined chlorine/ammonia (chloramines). This change will also affect residents and customers of Marineland and Flagler County Utilities who reside in Painters Hill and Beverly Beach.
On behalf of the City of Palm Coast, I am proud to welcome Brunswick and Boston Whaler to our community. As a leader and legend in the boating industry, we are honored to be partnering with Boston Whaler as the home for their new manufacturing facility.
When City employees were mandated to stay home to stay safe, the Information Technology Department had just days to implement secure and reliable work-from-home solutions. And they did so in 2020 in a smooth and swift manner.
Read more for a list of road closures for the week of Jan. 24-30.
In fiscal year 2020, the team was faced with the same challenge as many others, to deliver timely services and maintain operations during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The City of Palm Coast appreciates the patience and cooperation of residents and motorists during this time.
All City of Palm Coast offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 18, to commemorate the national Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday.
Public Works Facilities Supervisor Fred Vitagliano is retiring after serving the citizens of the City of Palm Coast for nearly 16 years.
A new way for readers to explore fiction, non-fiction, science-fiction and other genres of books is available at the Palm Coast Community Center through the booking-sharing concept of the Free Little Library.
The City of Palm Coast would like to inform residents of an emergency road closure happening now on Rymfire Drive.
The Palm Coast Fire Department worked tirelessly in 2020 to keep the community safe and healthy. Read more about the accomplishements of this team and what they look forward to in 2021.
The City of Palm Coast identified a number of streets that will be resurfaced throughout the next three months.
2020 was an ambitious year for the Customer Service team and newly created Customer Engagement team.
It is with utmost sorrow that I relay to you the terrible news that the Honorable Jon Netts -- Palm Coast Mayor, Council Member, friend, public servant and husband has passed away.
Read more about the accomplishments of the Human Resources Department in 2020 and what the team is focused on in 2021.
The Parks & Rec team along with Mayor Milissa Holland are hosting events each month to allow for an interactive, yet socially distanced fun activity.
Recycle your Christmas tree in exchange for a free three-gallon evergreen tree - while supplies last. Residents should remove all decorations, lights, tinsel and ornaments from trees prior to donation.
For today's entrepreneurs and small business owners, the last year was like no other they have ever experienced.
These 74 dedicated men and women are responsible for the maintenance of infrastructure and landscaping to be enjoyed by current and future residents. And they have much to be proud of for accomplishments in 2020.
Expanding healthcare education and training locally, in turn, expands healthcare to patients and local residents. It's a cycle that will lead to benefits for Palm Coast, Flagler County and throughout the region.
Despite a global pandemic, it's been a productive year for capital projects in the City of Palm Coast. This success is due to the City's Stormwater and Engineering Department that manages all capital projects from start to finish.
We are aware of an issue with a wastewater treatment facility at the intersection of Rymfire Drive and Ravenwood Drive.
City of Palm Coast residents are invited to give input to help shape the future of Palm Coast by taking the 2020-2021 Citizen Survey from Friday, Jan. 1, through Sunday, Jan. 31.
The Community Development team worked with local businesses to navigate COVID-19 changes in addition the normal operations that take place daily, and also welcomed the announcements of two educational institutions to Palm Coast's Town Center.
There will be a road closure in the Pine Lakes area at Westhampton Drive and Westbury Lane from Jan. 11 through Feb. 11 while crews perform sanitary sewer work as part of the Pine Lakes Force Main project.
The City of Palm Coast's Parks and Recreation Department will host three public meetings in January to gather input on the Regional Racquet Center proposal at the site of the Palm Coast Tennis Center.
The Florida Department of Health in Flagler County received its first allotment of COVID-19 vaccine today and is working with Flagler County Emergency Management to finalize distribution.
Read more about the accomplishments of Parks & Recreation during 2020 and what the team is looking forward to in 2021.
The City of Palm Coast is pleased to announce it has won the Regional Award for Excellence in Resilience for the Floodplain and Stormwater Management Program from the Northeast Florida Regional Council.
Improvements to Citation Parkway have begun and a new traffic pattern will be established starting Dec. 28.
Winners have been selected in Palm Coast Parks & Recreation's first-ever 'Holiday Light Fight' outdoor decorating contest.
New year, new you! 2020 is in the rear view and this is your chance to make 2021 start off on the right foot. And what better way than by joining the Mayor's 90/90 Challenge!
City of Palm Coast offices will be closed Thursday and Friday, Dec. 24 and 25, and Thursday and Friday, Dec. 31 and Jan. 1.
See a list of all January activities, including the winter/spring schedule...
The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada announced Monday, Dec. 14 it has awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to the City of Palm Coast for its comprehensive annual financial report for the fiscal year that ended September 30, 2019.
Holland Park will partially reopen Friday, Dec. 18.
Partnership brings state-of-the-art educational resources to Flagler County to address projected growth in population and demand for healthcare services
Residents and businesses now have new mapping tools to check out development in the area, capital projects and what swales are being worked on in the City of Palm Coast.
Fitch Ratings announced Monday, Dec. 7, it's upgrade of the City of Palm Coast's utility outstanding obligations bond rating from A+ to AA, which represents an extremely strong rating.
In order to allow as much opportunity as possible for participation we have taken the following measures.
Embracing the help of a SCORE business mentor offers many advantages to entrepreneurs.
The City of Palm Coast continues to highlight local businesses in the ongoing Be Local Buy Local campaign.
A small section of sidewalk will be closed at Pine Lakes Parkway and Woodhaven Drive from Dec. 1-4.
The holiday season is here once again and the City of Palm Coast reminds residents to 'Be Local Buy Local' in support of local retailers and restaurants.
In an effort to be good stewards of taxpayer dollars, the City of Palm Coast continues to look for ways to save money while steering the city toward the future.
This season, Palm Coast Parks and Recreation is calling on residents to showcase their outdoor decorating skills at their home in a unique competition called 'Holiday Light Fight.'
The Palm Coast Fire Department invites youth ages 13 to 17 to apply to the new Junior Firefighter Program for a hands-on experience at learning about a career in firefighting and public safety.
Palm Coast Mayor Milissa Holland and Council Members Nick Klufas (District 3), Victor Barbosa (District 2) and Ed Danko (District 1) were sworn in Tuesday, Nov. 17 at the business meeting inside council chambers.
The holiday season is always a bit unique in Florida. Instead of snow and ice, we celebrate with swaying palm trees and balmy 70-degree days. String light-wrapped palms and lei-wearing lawn reindeer are the hallmarks of the season in the southern states.
Many had the day off from work or school, but dozens of City of Palm Coast staff served 350 meals as a way to honor local veterans on Veterans Day in drive-thru fashion - a slight change from the original plan due to weather.
He was a regular at many Palm Coast City Council meetings and workshops. Sitting in the front, and always adhering to Robert's Rules of Order, Louis McCarthy was a mainstay in city government.
Florida Park Drive, from Farraday Lane to Palm Harbor Parkway, will be closed to drivers on Nov. 20 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The City of Palm Coast is monitoring conditions surrounding Tropical Storm Eta.
Due to weather, the City of Palm Coast has made some modifications to part of the Veterans Day event scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 11.
The City of Palm Coast Stormwater Department is hosting an educational meeting to discuss a project currently under design that would serve multiple purposes.
The City of Palm Coast and Flagler County will host a combined Veterans Day event honoring local veterans on Nov. 11 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Palm Coast prides itself on being environmentally friendly and a champion of conservation - embracing the concept to reduce and reuse.
About 75 people gathered for a special treat on Halloween to celebrate the rededication of Garfield the turtle at the Palm Coast Historical Society Museum.
As more residents move to the city, new businesses open, and Town Center evolves into its destined downtown, careful steps are taken to ensure responsible development.
The following information is provided for City of Palm Coast residents with Waste Pro service...
Volusia/Flagler SCORE - a nonprofit association dedicated to helping small businesses get off the ground, grow and achieve their goals through education and mentorship - will offer limited in-person services at Palm Coast City Hall beginning Monday, Nov. 9.
It's almost time to change your clocks - to "fall back" an hour to Eastern Standard Time. The City of Palm Coast has a landscape irrigation policy for EST that aligns with watering restrictions issued by the St. Johns River Water Management District.
The following notice is for Oct. 28, 2020.
In order to maintain the reliability of the water distribution system serving City of Palm Coast customers, the Utility Department will temporarily change the disinfection process for the Palm Coast potable (drinking water) water supply.
UNF's first connection outside of Jacksonville will be Palm Coast.
The 2020 City of Palm Coast Communications Survey officially begins Sunday, Nov. 1, and runs until Thursday, Dec. 31.
Oct. 29, 1970 was the date ITT Corporation held its grand opening for the Palm Coast development. So in 2010, at the request of the Palm Coast Historical Society, the Palm Coast City Council issued a proclamation citing that date as "Founders Day" for the community. Annual celebration of the special date is now held on the available date closest to its anniversary.
After more than four decades of service with the Palm Coast Utility Department, long-time Environmental Compliance Manager, Brian Matthews will retire, leaving a talented team of hard-working and skilled utility professionals to continue providing an essential service to residents.
Road work is in full swing on Old Kings Road to widen portions of it from two lanes to four lanes.
For many youth locally, they recently had the chance explore new experiences on the field or hone their skills in areas of soccer, baseball, volleyball, basketball and golf with professional coaches and collegiate athletes through the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA).
Join the City of Palm Coast and Flagler County on Nov. 11 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. for a combined Veterans Day event honoring local veterans and their service to this country.
Recently, two Engineering and Stormwater Department employees were recognized and shown appreciation by the entire department for rolling up their sleeves and going above and beyond to help the team in rebuilding the stormwater facility on Utility Drive, until a permanent home is built in a few years.
A ribbon cutting ceremony was held Friday, Oct. 16 for the new $21.7 million facility for the Florida National Guard's 1st of the 265th Air Defense Artillery Battalion.
The City of Palm Coast Public Works Department has won the "A Day in the Life" video contest held by the American Public Works Association.
The City of Palm Coast City Council is considering plans to build a Regional Racquet Center at the site of the Palm Coast Tennis Center.
Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the city, the event will be held Oct. 24 from 1-3 p.m. at the Palm Coast City Hall located at 160 Lake Ave.
It's likely that Lenny Grocki has helped hundreds, if not thousands of Utility customers in his career with the City of Palm Coast.
Residents and those doing business with the City of Palm Coast can now use Amazon's Alexa to find out information about the city and also access some services.
Local Troop 402 worked with local organizations to spruce up the front of the Palm Coast Historical Society at Holland Park.
Fire Police Capt. Steve Garnes and the Palm Coast Fire Police program were awarded the Fire Safety Commendation Medal for outstanding performance from the Flagler Chapter, Sons of the American Revolution today at Palm Coast Fire Department Headquarters, Station 25.
Polco and the International City & County Management Association (ICMA) have announced the City of Palm Coast a winner in the Voice of the People (VOP) Awards. The Voice of the People Awards honor local governments based on feedback from residents.
Residents and visitors to City Hall and other city facilities will notice changes in the wake of COVID-19. The city of Palm Coast reopened City Hall, located at 160 Lake Ave., on Oct. 5 at 8 a.m.
The contractor on the I-95 Resurfacing Project in Flagler County will pave the on and off-ramps this week from S.R. 100 (East Moody Blvd.) to I-95. Work will take place each evening starting around 7 p.m. and last until about 7 a.m. the following morning. Work is expected to be complete by Friday morning. Each ramp will take approximately one night.
Firefighters with the Palm Coast Fire Department and Flagler County Fire Rescue recently completed extrication training.
The City of Palm Coast in partnership with AdventHealth is encouraging all residents to go pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month!
On Sept. 29, LPGA legend Nancy Lopez, the city of Palm Coast, the Palm Coast Arts Foundation and a gathering of more than 100 guests dedicated the tenth turtle on the PCAF turtle trail.
Join the city of Palm Coast for the first-ever 'drive-thru' Arbor Day Celebration on Saturday, Oct. 3 from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Here's the story of "Journey," a female hound/terrier mix who had recently been spotted roaming Palm Coast for weeks.
Gov. Ron DeSantis issued Executive Order 20-244 on Friday, Sept. 25, moving all of Florida's 67 counties into Phase 3.
Palm Coast Parks & Recreation is pleased to announce the phased reopening of the Community Center to the public on Monday, Sept. 28.
The City of Palm Coast and Palm Coast Arts Foundation will host the unveiling of Nancy Marie, turtle #10, on the PCAF Turtle Trail, Tuesday, Sept. 29 at 12:30 p.m. at the Palm Harbor Golf Club, 20 Palm Harbor Drive.
The City of Palm Coast has completed its 2020 Annual Floodplain Management Report, which details the city's strategies, projects and outreach efforts to protect citizens and property from flood disasters.
The road is open as of Oct. 23, 2020 at 2 p.m.
A big thank you to all who submitted photos to the city of Palm Coast 2020 Annual Photo Contest.
Palm Coast's video is themed 'We Lay the Groundwork' which is a phrase all 74 employees of the department live by as they work to beautify and enhance the community.
The City of Palm Coast reiterates the announcement from the Department of Business and Professional Regulation regarding emergency order 2020-10 filed Thursday, Sept. 10, rescinding the suspension of on-premises consumption of alcohol at bars statewide.
This smoke testing will be done from Monday through Friday, Sept. 21-25. This test, which involves forcing smoke into the sanitary sewer lines, will check for leaks, breaks and defects in the system.
In attendance of the Sept. 9 Virtual Town Hall included City Manager Matthew Morton, Parks & Recreation Director Lauren Johnston, Community Recreation Manager Brittany McDermott.
In observance of Labor Day on Sept. 7, the City of Palm Coast will resume normal business hours on Sept. 8 at 8 a.m. Waste Pro service will proceed according to the regular schedule.
The City of Palm Coast is looking to improve traffic flow at intersections throughout the city by changing how the signals operate.
Guided by maintaining the highest standards of care and sanitation, the Parks & Recreation Maintenance crews give their very best effort every single day.
Please Note: Due to the nature of information being released frequently regarding COVID-19, changes at the local, state and federal level may have occurred since answers were provided.
The City of Palm Coast will now reopen City Hall, located at 160 Lake Ave., later than previously announced due to COVID-19.
Palm Coast's building inspections have become virtual for projects within living spaces where someone actually occupies the home...
There's just a week to go in the National Mayor's Challenge for Water Conservation, so be sure to take or renew your pledge by Monday, Aug. 31.
We've all been giving our first responders and essential healthcare workers well- deserved praise for helping us navigate life during the coronavirus pandemic. Yet we must not forget the City of Palm Coast's IT Department - 14 remarkably dedicated workers who've proficiently transitioned our City employees and residents from onsite to online.
In attendance of the Aug. 19 COVID-19 Virtual Town Hall will be Mayor Milissa Holland, Fire Chief Jerry Forte, FDOH-Flagler Administrator Bob Snyder, FDOH-Flagler Medical Director Dr. Stephen Bickel, AdventHealth Palm Coast COO Wally De Aquino and CEO of AquaVitas Adam Gushari.
Streetlights are being installed on the side of one of Palm Coast's most well-known thoroughfares - Belle Terre Parkway - from Palm Coast Parkway to State Road 100.
All 500+ city employees are considered essential. And on top of the many hours worked to manage the ongoing situation with the coronavirus, staff then helped others prepare for a hurricane.
This year's camp was the first ever to be organized under the umbrella of a COVID-19 pandemic. Staff had a brief amount of time to pull together CDC-recommended safety plans and redirect City personnel resources while still creating a fun environment for 76 kids.
Phase II of the renovation is four months away from completion.
In attendance of the Aug. 12 COVID-19 Virtual Town Hall were Mayor Milissa Holland, City Manager Matthew Morton, FDOH-Flagler Communications Director Gretchen Smith, Advent Health Palm Coast Emergency Physician Dr. Paul Mucciolo, Flagler County Emergency Management Director Jonathan Lord and FDOH-Flagler Medical Director Dr. Stephen Bickel.
A special feature of our customer service professionals who are compassionate, resourceful and efficient at handling citizen's concerns and inquiries.
Registration is now open to participate in the 13th Annual Intracoastal Waterway Cleanup. The event draws volunteers to protect and enjoy nature by removing trash within their developments or along city paths, walkways and waterways.
To improve sewer service to citizens, the City of Palm Coast will be smoke testing the sanitary sewer lines for the homes on the U Section streets...
The ICMA (International City/County Management Association) has acknowledged the City of Palm Coast for their focus on collecting and using performance data in the management of local government. City and staff were recently honored with a Certificate of Distinction for exceeding the standards established by the ICMA Center for Performance Measurement in the application of performance data to local government management, including training, verification, public reporting, planning, decision-making, networking and accountability.
In attendance of the Aug. 5 COVID-19 Virtual Town Hall were City Manager Matthew Morton, Fire Chief Jerry Forte, FDOH-Flagler Administrator Bob Snyder, FDOH-Flagler Medical Director Dr. Stephen Bickel, and AdventHealth COO Wally De Aquino.
On Aug. 4, Palm Coast City Council voted 4-0 to appoint former Mayor Jon Netts to the vacant City Council seat.
This award is in recognition of outstanding plant operations, maintenance, and exemplary membrane treatment plant performance.
The City of Palm Coast is continuing to monitor Hurricane Isaias and preparing for any possible impacts it may bring to the area.
Mayor Milissa Holland signed a proclamation Friday evening, July 31, declaring a local state of emergency for the City of Palm Coast, as Hurricane Isaias poses a threat to Florida.
Please go online at www.mywaterpledge.com between Aug. 1 - 31 to take the Water Challenge Pledge!
In order to maintain the reliability of the water distribution system serving our customers, the City of Palm Coast Utility Department will temporarily change the disinfection process for the Palm Coast potable (drinking water) water supply.
The city of Palm Coast is monitoring the track for Tropical Storm Isaias and would like to remind residents about storm readiness and preparations for their family and property.
The City of Palm Coast will now reopen City Hall, located at 160 Lake Avenue, later than previously announced due to COVID-19.
The city of Palm Coast is encouraging residents and visitors to embrace the use of masks through a community service campaign called #MaskUpPalmCoast to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
In attendance of the July 29 COVID-19 Virtual Town Hall was Mayor Milissa Holland, City Manager Matthew Morton, Fire Chief Jerry Forte, FDOH-Flagler Administrator Bob Snyder, FDOH-Flagler Medical Director Dr. Stephen Bickel, and AdventHealth Palm Coast COO Wally De Aquino.