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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Tim Dorsey Talk and Book Signing

A flyer with books and the City of Destin logo and Destin Library logo

Best-selling author and Florida resident Tim Dorsey will be visiting the Destin Library from 5:30-7 p.m. April 30. Prior to speaking the author will sign books and have available, for sale other merchandise associated with characters from his stories. Thi...

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City of Destin
Posted on: March 15, 2019

Beach Safety Tip

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Take a picture of your child with your cell phone before heading to the beach or attending a large public event. This photo will assist public safety personnel find your child should you become separated from them. #ChildSafety

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City of Destin
Posted on: March 12, 2019

Destin’s Pay-to-Park Program Goes to $5 Flat Fee

Marler Street Parking sign and parking lot

Destin, Fla. – Beginning on Monday, March 25th, the City of Destin will begin charging a $5.00 flat fee per 24 hours for parking in the Destin Harbor District. The new rate, which was approved by City Council on March 4th, will go into effect at...

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City of Destin
Posted on: March 8, 2019

Know Before You Go Beach Safety Tips

Photo of Beach Flag Warning System, Rip Current Information and City Ordinances

The City of Destin welcomes you to the beautiful Emerald Coast. Please take the time to educate yourself on our City ordinances, Beach Flag Warning System and Rip Currents. Enjoy and be safe.

City of Destin
Posted on: February 14, 2019

Short-Term Rental Application, Forms and FAQ’s Available Online

Destin, Fla. – On Tuesday, January 22nd, the City of Destin adopted an ordinance that limits the number of overnight occupants of each short-term rental home in the city to two people per bedroom, plus an additional four people, with an overall ...

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City of Destin
Posted on: February 13, 2019

Spring Break Letter from Okaloosa County Sheriff Larry Ashley

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Please review Sheriff Larry Ashley's spring break letter.

City of Destin
Posted on: January 23, 2019

Code Compliance Unveils After-Hours Citizen Contact Number

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Destin, Fla. – City of Destin Code Compliance Officers protect the public’s well-being and enhance the quality of life by enforcing the city’s health, safety, zoning and sanitation codes. Citizens can now report concerns afte...

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