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Posted on: April 13, 2021

The Destin Garden Club’s Plant Sale Returns

2019 plant sale at library

Destin, FL. – The Destin Garden Club proudly presents their annual Plant Sale on May 1st, 2021, from 9:00 a.m. to noon on the grounds of the Destin Library. The plants for sale will include many from garden club members with a focus on Florida f...

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Posted on: April 12, 2021

City of Destin Council to Utilize Communications Media Technology for April 19th Council Meeting

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Destin, FL. – On Monday, October 19th, 2020, the Destin City Council unanimously approved Resolution 20-28 – which provides for Uniform Rules When Using Communications Media Technology When a Physical Quorum of the City Council is Pres...

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Posted on: April 6, 2021

Destin Water Users utility work to start soon!

Destin Water Users, Inc. Airport Road Closure Overview

DWU will be installing a reclaimed water main across Industrial Park Lane and Airport Road that will impact roadways in this area.
The week of April 12th, DWU’s Contractor will be installing pipe across Industrial Park Lane. Motorists can expect ...
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Posted on: April 1, 2021

City of Destin to Host Annual Arbor Day Celebration

Arbor Day Celebration Kids 2019

Destin, Fla. – The City of Destin will hold its Annual Arbor Day celebration at the Nancy Weidenhammer Dog Park, located at 4100 Indian Bayou Trail on Thursday, April 29th, 2021, at 10 a.m. The event will include remarks from Mayor Gary...

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Posted on: March 23, 2021

City of Destin Seeking Volunteers

Board and Committee Volunteer Information

Destin, FL. – The City of Destin is seeking interested and qualified residents to serve on the following boards and committees: 

Board of Adjustment 

Harbor and Waterways Board

Town Center Community Redevelopment Agency Advisory Committee&a...

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Posted on: March 16, 2021

City of Destin Embarks on Harbor Capacity Study

Picture of the Destin Harbor at Sunset

Destin, Fla. – The Destin City Council has authorized that the City of Destin partner with the Army Corps of Engineers to undertake a Destin Harbor Capacity Study. The City’s Comprehensive Plan envisions the Harbor area to be a "f...

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Posted on: March 15, 2021

Sew Spring Crafts at the Destin Library

Picture of a tree that says Destin Library

Destin, Fla. – Celebrate Spring and learn a useful skill with the Sew Springs Crafts Beanstack Challenge presented by the Destin Library. From March 29th to May 23rd have fun learning basic sewing stitches while creating a new Spring-themed craf...

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City of Destin
Posted on: March 1, 2021

City of Destin to Host “Spring into Fun” Spring Break Camp

Kids playing on a rope swing at Captain Leonard Destin Park

Destin, FL. – The Destin Community Center will offer a “Spring into Fun” Camp during Spring Break from Monday, April 19th through Friday, April 23rd, 2021. Camp registration is open to residents of Okaloosa County between the ages of 5 – 12. Space is limi...

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Posted on: April 9, 2021

April 2021 Council Updates

A picture of all the Destin City Council members

All City Council meetings may be viewed at www.youtube.com/cityofdestin. April 5th Council Meeting RecapFunding Request from Emerald Coast Fitness Foundation: 5-1, motion passed to direct the City Manager to coordinate with the City’s F...

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Posted on: March 19, 2021

March 2021 Council Updates

A picture of all the Destin City Council members

All City Council meetings may be viewed at www.youtube.com/cityofdestin.

March 1st Council Meeting Recap

City Manager Report:

FY 2020 Annual Audit and Financial Statements: 7-0, motion passed.

EFPR Group Engagement Letter for FY2021 Audit: 7-0, motion passed ...

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Council's Corner
Posted on: March 11, 2021

February 2021 Council Updates

A picture of all the Destin City Council members

All City Council meetings may be viewed at www.youtube.com/CityofDestin.February 1st Council Meeting Recap City Manager Report:Memorandum of Understanding for City Access to Driver and Vehicle Information Database System: 7-0, motion passed&nb...

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Posted on: February 5, 2021

Gateway to Crystal Beach

Gateway to Crystal Beach aerial

Acquiring public beach is the Destin City Council’s top priority in the City’s 2020 strategic plan. We started with $2 million and now have over $22 million committed, with most of the funding coming from tourist dollars. We’ve achieved great success in a...

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