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Posted on: April 17, 2018

Arbor Day Celebration and Tree Planting Ceremony

Flyer 2018

The City of Destin’s Annual Arbor Day Celebration will be at Destin Elementary School on Friday, April 27, at 10 a.m. Celebrate with us as we plant a tree, educate people about the importance of trees and honor the role trees play in our daily l...

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Posted on: April 17, 2018

Annual Founders' Day Event

The City of Destin's 21st Annual Founders’ Day Celebration will be held at the Destin Community Center on Saturday, May 5, 2018 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be a complimentary “old fashioned” fish fry with all the fixing...

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City of Destin
Posted on: April 12, 2018

Benefits of New Paving Technology in Destin

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The City of Destin’s Public Services Department recently began using a new asphalt made with high-tensile strength fibers (similar to what is found in Kevlar) to pave city streets. This technology is expected to lengthen the life of Destin&r...

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City of Destin
Posted on: March 7, 2018

Visitor's Guide to U.S. 98 Construction Work

The 2018 spring beak season is here, which means higher traffic volumes on area roadways. This is especially true for U.S. 98, which is currently the focus of a $77.5 million construction program to widen it from four to six travel lanes between Airport R...

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Visitor's Guide to U.S. 98 Construction Work City of Destin
Posted on: March 20, 2018

New Mayor and Councilmembers Sworn In

The Destin City Council said farewell to Mayor Scott Fischer and Councilman Jim Foreman at its March 19, 2018, meeting and welcomed Mayor Gary Jarvis, Councilman Rodney Braden, Councilman Skip Overdier and Councilwoman Prebble Ramswell. The new council al...

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City of Destin
Posted on: March 16, 2018

Traffic Shift Planned for U.S. 98 in Okaloosa County

FDOT Hwy 98 Phase 2

FDOT - Traffic on U.S. 98 east and westbound, between Henderson Beach State Park and Matthew Boulevard, will be shifted to the south lanes the week of Monday, March 26. The traffic shift will allow crews to construct new sidewalks and travel lanes on the ...

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City of Destin
Posted on: February 14, 2018

Norriego Point Stabilization Project Dredging to Begin

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Dredging operations for the Norriego Point Stabilization project will begin in early March, starting in Destin Harbor. The harbor dredging will take approximately two weeks then the dredge will move to the northern most reach of the East Pass Federal Chan...

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