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Posted on: January 15, 2020

PALATKA CELEBRATES ARBOR DAY FRIDAY JANUARY 17, 2020 AT SJRSC CAMPUS

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Please join the City of Palatka, Florida Forest Service and Putnam County IFAS UF Extension Office as we celebrate Arbor Day on Friday, January 17th at St. Johns River State College Campus, 5001 St. Johns Avenue. The Ceremony will be held behind the Stude...

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Posted on: January 15, 2020

CITY MANAGER BILL SHANAHAN SEEKS PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT AT CHURCH OF THE HEIGHTS

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Palatka City Manager Bill Shanahan will hold the third in a series of Public Engagement Meetings on Tuesday, 1/21/2020 at Church of the Heights, 3111 St. Johns Ave, Palatka. The event begins at 5:30 p.m. and is open to the public.  The purpose of...

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Posted on: January 8, 2020

CITY OF PALATKA OFFICES CLOSED FOR MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY; SANITATION PICK-UP SCHEDULE

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Palatka City Hall, Planning, Building & Zoning, Public Works, Cemeteries and other administrative offices will be closed on Monday, January 20th, 2020 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.  No residential garbage will be collected and...

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Posted on: December 9, 2019

VICE-MAYOR MARY LAWSON BROWN RECOGNIZED FOR 35 YEARS OF SERVICE

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On December 6, 2019, the Florida League of Cities honored Palatka Vice-Mayor Mary Lawson Brown with a Resolution commemorating her 35 Years of Service as an Elected Official during a ceremony held at the December meeting of the Northeast Florida League of...

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Posted on: December 9, 2019

CITY EMPLOYEES TO BE RECOGNIZED FOR HEROIC MEASURES

Heros are Ordinary People

On November 19, 2019, while on their regular collection route, Unit 84 Sanitation Employees Deon Fells, Robert Boone & Tremaine Watts witnessed a citizen having a medical emergency. They called 911 and stayed with her until emergency personnel arrived...

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

SIGN UP FOR EMERGENCY ALERTS BY TEXT, EMAIL, PHONE!

2019 Hurricane

The 2019 Atlantic Hurricane Season begins June 1st. Get the latest news and updates, download the app and/or sign up for Emergency Alerts http://main.putnam-fl.com/

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

BUILDING PERMIT SERVICES TRANSFERRED TO PUTNAM COUNTY BUILDING DIVISION

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To improve the efficiency of the building permit process, as of 10/11/18 the City of Palatka is consolidating the processing of building permits with Putnam County. Most permitting is now being handled by the Putnam County Building Division.

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

"Great News for Putnam County Veterans"

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Great news for ALL Veterans in our community, including American Legion members. A Gainesville Veterans Counselor is available for every Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the American Legion Bert Hodge Post 45 at 316 Osceola Street. 386-328-6976

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