2 months ago
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City of Gulfport trash services go as scheduled

City of Gulfport trash services will go as scheduled Saturday.
3 months ago
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Partial settlement reached between HCUA and Gulfport

The City of Gulfport and the Harrison County Utility Authority have reached a partial settlement in the dispute over waste management contracts. Under the partial settlement, the City of Gulfport will retain its services with Waste Pro as its garbage and recycling service provider. Gulfport will escrow the funds the HCUA believes Gulfport owes the […]
3 months ago
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City of Gulfport adopts 2018 budget

Gulfport city officials say residents have a lot to look forward to with the start of a new fiscal year. Gulfport officials adopted the 2018 budget during a special meeting at city hall this morning. In the $55.1 million budget, the city plans on hiring eight new police officers, adding two new domestic violence positions […]
3 months ago
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Gulfport helps out Texas community

Gulfport officials made it to Rockport, Texas on Tuesday and today they met with the sheriff’s Office for a relief effort meeting. The Rockport Police Department toured the city with Gulfport Mayor Billy Hewes, showing the destruction of Hurricane Harvey. Hundreds of homes and buildings are ripped apart from Harvey’s aftermath. The Gulfport fire and […]
3 months ago
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Gulfport seeking donations for Hurricane Harvey victims

The City of Gulfport is just one of many organizations on the Coast collecting items to take to the Harvey ravaged Texas Gulf Coast. You can drop off items at Gulfport City Hall from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. The deadline to donate is Friday, September 1st at 5 p.m. For more information call 228-234-8590 […]
4 months ago
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Update on Gulfport and Utility Authority dispute

If the City of Gulfport is successful in their mission to pull out of the new waste services contact in Harrison County, prices will rise for residents. That’s according to Harrison County Utility Authority officials who are attempting to go out for a public hearing concerning their dispute with the city. Before the City of […]
4 months ago
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Exotic car show coming to the Coast

Today a big announcement came from the Gulfport Police Department and the City of Gulfport. Coming in November, there will be a new car show in town. The event, which will be similar to Cruisin’ the Coast, will feature exotic cars rather than classic ones. The two day event called Gulfport Octane will start with […]
4 months ago
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Sign up to be in a movie

Hollywood is coming to Gulfport which means residents now have the chance to sign up to be in a movie. A Christmas movie is set to be filmed in Jones Park that will feature the lighting of the famous dancing trees from the Gulfport Harbor Lights Winter Festival. The production team is looking for volunteers […]
4 months ago
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City of Gulfport Back to School Health and Wellness Fair canceled for tomorrow

Due to the inclement weather projected for tomorrow, the City of Gulfport has decided to cancel the Back to School Health and Wellness Fair tomorrow (Saturday, August 5th) at the Barksdale Pavilion in Jones Park. However, they will handout the drawstring backpacks and jump ropes and limited school supplies at the last movie night of […]
6 months ago
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2017 Summer Jamboree

This afternoon at Jones Park’s Barksdale Pavilion, the Coast’s special needs community was enjoying their summer. The City of Gulfport and several local organizations have put together the city’s second annual Summer Jamboree. The groups participating in the jamboree provide the children and adult members of the special needs community with food, fun, and friendship. […]