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Posted on: July 12, 2018

Fort Pierce Announces Installation of Painted Sanitation Covers in Downtown Fort Pierce

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Cultural attractions, natural art, public art displays, transformer boxes, painted pots and now sanitation covers… art is truly everywhere you look in Fort Pierce!Fort Pierce's plethora of cultural attractions are one of the hallmarks of the ci...

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Posted on: July 11, 2018

St Lucie County, Fort Pierce, Port St Lucie Educate Residents About Proposed Half-Cent Sales Tax

Staff from the St. Lucie County Board of County Commissioners, the City of Fort Pierce and the City of Port St. Lucie have worked together to create an educational website to inform voters about the proposed half-cent sales tax that will be item No. 14 on...

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

City of Fort Pierce Seeking Applications for Communitywide Council Advisory Board

The Fort Pierce City Commission is seeking individuals to serve on the Communitywide Council.  The purpose and function of the Communitywide Council includes the review of the city's Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program Annual Action ...

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Posted on: July 9, 2018

City of Fort Pierce Seeking Volunteers to Serve on the Police Community Advisory Committee

Join our team

The Fort Pierce City Commission is seeking individuals to serve on the newly formed Police Community Advisory Committee.  The mission of the Police Community Advisory Committee is to reduce crime and enrich the quality of life for the citizens of...

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

City of Fort Pierce Community Needs Assessment Survey Available June 26

The City of Fort Pierce anticipates the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) will allocate approximately $550,000 to the City for the 2018-2019 program year through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program.The City of Fort Pi...

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Posted on: May 24, 2018

City of Fort Pierce to Host Sunrise Theatre Community Input Meeting

Sunrise Theatre

The City of Fort Pierce will host a Community Input Meeting on Wednesday, June 27, 2018 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the Sunrise Theatre (117 S. 2nd Street) to garner the public’s input on their desires for the future of the Sunrise Theatre.

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Posted on: May 24, 2018

Fort Pierce Mayor Linda Hudson Honored with 2018 Home Rule Hero Award

Mayor Linda Hudson Home Rule HERO

The Florida League of Cities recently recognized Mayor Linda Hudson with a 2018 Home Rule Hero Award. Mayor Linda Hudson earned this prestigious award for her tireless efforts to advance the League’s legislative agenda and help protect the Home ...

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City News Releases
Posted on: May 24, 2018

FWC Investigator Kyle Patterson Receives Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation Award

Kyle Patterson

Ft. Pierce resident Kyle Patterson, a law enforcement officer and investigator with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC), has received the Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation (GHOF) Award for Marine Conservation. 

Patterson was hono...

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Posted on: May 10, 2018

City of Fort Pierce to Host Community Meeting to Discuss Future Gateway Beautification Projects

Welcome to Historic Downtown FP

The City of Fort Pierce invites the public to participate in a community meeting to discuss gateway beautification projects on Wednesday, May 30th from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM at the River Walk Center (600 N. Indian River Drive).

City Staff would like to hear t...

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City News Releases
Posted on: May 9, 2018

City Installs New Swinging Benches Along the River Walk in Downtown Fort Pierce

River Walk Swings

Looking for a new place to watch our breathtaking Fort Pierce sunrises? Well, we have the perfect spot for you!Thanks to our Public Works Department, the same swinging benches you love at Jetty Park are now also along the river walk in Downtown Fort Pierc...

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City News Releases
Posted on: May 7, 2018

City of Fort Pierce Redevelopment Agency is Seeking Applications for CRA Advisory Board

Fort Pierce, Florida - The Sunrise City

The Fort Pierce City Commission is seeking individuals to serve on the Community Redevelopment Advisory Board.  The purpose and function of the CRA Advisory Committee is to study, review and provide recommendations, guidance and advice as to matt...

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Posted on: April 23, 2018

City of Fort Pierce Seeking Applications for Fort Pierce Authentic Tours

FPAT

The Fort Pierce City Commission is seeking individuals to serve on the Fort Pierce Authentic Tours Advisory Board, also known as "FortPierceTours.com." FortPierceTours.com is an economic development initiative of the city designed to help streng...

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Posted on: April 23, 2018

City of Fort Pierce Mayor Hudson Awards Neighborhood Gems

April 2018 Neighborhood Gems

City of Fort Pierce Mayor Linda Hudson announced the winners of the Neighborhood Gems Award on Friday, April 20 at Coffee with the Mayor.Mayor Hudson has partnered with Code Enforcement and Keep Fort Pierce Beautiful to recognize neighbors and businesses ...

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Posted on: April 13, 2018

City of Fort Pierce Mayor Linda Hudson Named IRSC Distinguished Alumna

Hudson IRSC

City of Fort Pierce Mayor Linda Hudson was recognized yesterday with the Indian River State College Distinguished Alumni Award. The award is presented annually to an outstanding graduate who has achieved a high level of success in his or her chosen career...

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

City of Fort Pierce Announces Public Art Opportunities

Train Mural Downtown Fort Pierce

The City of Fort Pierce Grants Administration Division is kicking off the City’s Mural Program with the release of Informal Bid #2018-020 that provides an opportunity for local artists and arts organizations to submit ideas for five (5) colorful murals to...

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City News Releases
Posted on: March 26, 2018

Show your Fort Pierce Pride by Volunteering at the Great American Cleanup on Saturday, April 14

Great American Cleanup Sunrise Blvd

Fort Pierce residents and visitors are invited to spend a Saturday morning beautifying the city by volunteering at the Great American Cleanup, on April 14, 2018 from 8:00 am to noon.This annual event, sponsored...

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Posted on: March 16, 2018

Congratulations to the Mayor's Gold Hammer Award Winners

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City of Fort Pierce Mayor Linda Hudson announced the winners of the Mayor’s Gold Hammer Award on Friday, March 16, 2018 at the monthly Coffee with the Mayor.The Mayor’s Gold Hammer Awards are presented semi-annually in an ongoing effor...

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City News Releases
Posted on: March 19, 2018

City of Fort Pierce Commission is Seeking Applications for Communitywide Council Advisory

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The Fort Pierce City Commission is seeking individuals to serve on the Communitywide Council.  The purpose and function of the Communitywide Council includes the review of the city's Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program Annual Action ...

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Posted on: March 7, 2018

The City of Fort Pierce Announces Fort Pierce Athletics

Fort Pierce Firehawks

Fort Pierce Athletics is excited to announce  that registration is now open for the new Fort Pierce Firehawks Youth Football  and Cheer League. The Firehawks welcome ages 5 – 14 for football and  cheerleading. A meet a...

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City News Releases
Posted on: February 15, 2018

City of Fort Pierce Launches Redesigned Website

City of Fort Pierce Website

The City of Fort Pierce is pleased to announce the launch of a new and improved website. The site, www.cityoffortpierce.com, was built with the user in mind and features improved navigation that will help visitors surf Fort Pierce with greater ease.

The ne...

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City News Releases
Posted on: February 13, 2018

Registration Now Open for Fort Pierce Citizens Academy

2017 Citizens Academy Graduation

The City of Fort Pierce will host its fifth Citizens Academy beginning March 8, 2018. Fort Pierce Citizens Academy is a free, six-week interactive civic and public information program that focuses on educating residents and business owners about the City ...

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Fort Pierce Ranked on List of Safest Cities in Florida

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Thanks to the combined efforts of the Police Department and the community, the City of Fort Pierce has been ranked as one of the 100 safest cities in Florida. The rankings were compiled by the National Council for Home Safety and Security.

 

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City News Releases
Posted on: February 9, 2018

First Annual Fort Pierce Blessing of the Fleet Scheduled for February 24

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Join us as we kick off a safe boating season at the first annual Fort Pierce Blessing of the Fleet on Saturday, February 24th, 2018 at 11:00 AM in the Intracoastal Waterway.

The Blessing of the Fleet is a time-honored tradition where vessels are blessed to...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

Annual Highwaymen Tribute Event Expands to 3-Day Weekend Celebration – February 16-18

Highwaymen Festival

The City of Fort Pierce’s annual tribute to the Florida Highwaymen artists and their contribution to the rich cultural history of Fort Pierce will be held Saturday, February 17 from 10am-4pm at Moore’s Creek Linear Park, at the corner ...

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Posted on: February 2, 2018

City of Fort Pierce Launches Photo Contest for 2018-19 Annual Report Calendar

2018-19 Photo Contest

Have you taken a beautiful picture of the city's historic architecture, landscape, or perhaps people enjoying fun events? We encourage all amateur and professional photographers to enter our City of Fort Pierce Calendar Photo Contest, with a focus on all ...

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Posted on: January 26, 2018

Peter P. Cobb Bridge Rehabilitation and Observation Walk Project

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On Thursday, February 1, 2018, the northwest catwalk is anticipated to be closed for demolition & reconstruction through spring 2020. During this time, the catwalk will not be accessible to the public.

This work is part of the Peter P. Cobb Bridge reha...

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Posted on: January 10, 2018

St. Lucie Public Schools - Graduation Rates Soar to 5th in the State

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St. Lucie Public Schools (SLPS) is ranked fifth overall in Florida and is the highest ranking district on the Treasure Coast with an overall graduation rate of 90.1 percent. Data released today by the Florida Department of Education shows that for the thi...

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Posted on: January 9, 2018

City of Fort Pierce Launches New Citizen Reporting Tool Powered by SeeClickFix

SeeClickFix app

The City of Fort Pierce has partnered with SeeClickFix to announce a new platform called “Fort Pierce Works” that will allow citizens to report quality-of-life issues and request city services.With free SeeClickFix mobile app and web t...

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

Fort Pierce Police Chief Announces Department Promotions

Fort Pierce Police Chief Diane Hobley-Burney is honored to announce the promotions of five (5) dedicated officers of the Department.

Sergeant James Gagliano will be promoted to the rank of Lieutenant. Lieutenant Gagliano has 18 years of service.

Detective T...

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