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Posted on: October 7, 2021

Ladino Honored for 20 Years of Serviec

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October 7, 2021

City Manager Patti McLauchlin presented Public Works Foreman Oscan Ladino with a gold watch and challenge coin in appreciation of his 20 years of service to the City of Key West at the October 5th City Commission meeting.

Hired in 2001, he w...

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Posted on: October 6, 2021

Code Compliance Director Young Recognized for Years of Service

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October 4, 2021

City Manager Patti McLauchlin and Assistant City Manager Todd Stoughton presented Code Compliance Director Jim Young with a challenge coin in honor of his 15 years of service to the City of Key West.

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

School Resource Officer Cynthia Williams Promoted to Sergeant

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September 13, 2021

Key West Police Chief Sean Brandenburg recently promoted School Resource Officer Cynthia Williams to the rank of sergeant.

“I’m very excited at this opportunity,” said Sgt. Williams.

Sgt. Williams started with...

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Posted on: October 7, 2021

Area Health Education Center of the Florida Keys Commended

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October 7, 2021

Mayor Teri Johnston the City Commission commended the Florida Keys Area Health Education Center (AHEC) for providing free COVID-19 testing for residents.

“We want to thank the city leadership and the mayor and commission for having...

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Posted on: October 7, 2021

National Fire Prevention Week and Month

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October 7, 2021

Mayor Teri Johnston and the City Commission have proclaimed this week as Fire Prevention Week, but, as it does every year, the Key West Fire Department sets aside the entire month of October for fire prevention awareness.

The National Fire P...

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Posted on: October 6, 2021

Key West Matriarch Honored

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October 6, 2021

It was a full house at City Hall as several generations of Sands and Butlers came to hear Mayor Teri Johnston and the City Commission proclaim Mother Jerline Butler Day in honor of the 107-year-old matriarch.

“Mother Jerline E. San...

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Posted on: October 6, 2021

City Graduates Class 35 of the Ambassadors Academy

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October 6, 2021

The Key West Ambassadors Academy graduated its 35th class during Tuesday’s City Commission meeting. Fourteen enthusiastic citizens participated in the class. They join more than 600 citizens who now have a better insight into the ...

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Posted on: October 1, 2021

October is Pink Badge Month

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October 1, 2021

In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, Key West Police Chief Sean Brandenburg has authorized the wearing of pink breast cancer awareness badges.

The wearing of the awareness badges began in 2016.

In addition, the departme...

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

Residential Parking Permits available to purchase online October 1st!

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The City of Key West has revamped its residential parking permit system to make it easier to navigate. 

After hearing strong feedback from the community, the City of Key West will continue issuing residential parking decals. But the new system all...

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Posted on: September 1, 2021

FEMA Flood Mitigation Grant Program

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FEMA FLOOD MITIGATION GRANT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

The national grant program is known as Florida Mitigation Assistance (FMA) 

helps homeowners with the following costs.

  • Elevate
  • Demolish/Reconstruct
  • Sell

Monroe County is participating in this grant program...

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Posted on: September 22, 2021

Turf Installation at Truman Waterfront Park Ballfield

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September 22, 2021

After a delay due to baby birds, turf is being installed at the ballfield at Truman Waterfront Park, and the entire project is nearing completion.

The project, termed Phase 1b, includes rebuilding the Shine Forbes Building, a dog park, th...

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

The City held a Condemnation Hearing on September 13th regarding Santa Clara Condominiums

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September 13, 2021:

During a quasi-judicial hearing held on Monday to determine whether to condemn the Santa Clara Condominiums, Key West Chief Building Official Raj Ramsingh issued an order to repair the building and set a timeline to ensure the continued...

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Posted on: August 2, 2021

When visiting a City of Key West facility, we ask that you to wear a facial covering at all times.

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August 2, 2021:

In an abundance of caution with the current surge in Covid-19 cases, the City of Key West requires masks are worn inside all City facilities. This applies to visitors as well as staff.

We encourage social distancing at City meetings as well ...

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Posted on: August 11, 2021

Lifeguards wanted

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Posted on: September 1, 2021

Key West Forward, the City's Strategic Plan 2021 - 2024

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September 17, 2021

After a year of hard work and constant dialogue with the community, businesses, and city officials, The Key West City Commission approved the Strategic Plan that will guide the City to address affordable housing, sea-level rise, and the ...

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