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Posted on: April 6, 2020

Yard Debris Pickup Service a Little Behind Schedule

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We’re a little behind with yard debris pickup as more people are now home and doing more yard work. Please know that our debris pickup service is still in full operation and making more stops than normal. Continue to place yard debris on your ea...

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

Utility Bill Payment Info - April COVID 19 Update

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Unable to pay your utility bill?  If so, please contact the utility billing department by emailing utilitybill@defuniaksprings.net.  Include your account number, contact information, the financial circumstance in which you find yourself,...

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Posted on: March 31, 2020

New Deputy City Manager on Staff

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The City of DeFuniak Springs has expanded its administrative team with newly hired Deputy City Manager Carisse LeJeune on Monday.  The City Council approved the new position in 2019 to ease the rapidly growing workload of the city manager positio...

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Chipley Park (the Lake Yard) is Open

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Chipley Park (aka "The Lake Yard")  in DeFuniak Springs will remain open for public use despite all other city-owned parks remaining closed during the COVID-19 outbreak. The public restrooms at Chipley Park will remain closed.  ...

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

March Utility Cut-Off Notices Extended

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The City of DeFuniak Springs will NOT cut off water or gas services for delinquent payments in March.   

“We realize the financial burden many of our citizens face due to the COVID-19 crisis,” says City Manager Mell Sm...

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

CANCELLED: LakeFest 2020

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The City of DeFuniak Springs has cancelled LakeFest 2020 originally scheduled for May 15, 16 & 17 due to the outbreak of COVID-19 (coronavirus).

“We regret having to make this decision,” says Event Chair Mayor Bob Campbell. &nbs...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Safe Ways to Pay Utility Bills

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The City of DeFuniak Springs is requesting citizens to partner with City staff to help reduce the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) by voluntarily paying utility bills online or by dropping payments in the outside payment dropbox to reduce person-to-person...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

City Declares State of Emergency

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City Council members voted Monday night to declare a local state of emergency in response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak and to implement local measures to further enhance the safety of citizens during the outbreak.

City leaders voted to:

  • Limit trav...
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Posted on: October 17, 2019

City Council Workshop and Regular Meetings Change of Venue

Meeting Notification

Change of Venue

Until Further Notice

City Council Workshop                        5:00 p.m.

City Council Regular Meetings &nbs...

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