Ceremonies and memorials around the Bay area, including in Gulfport and Madeira Beach, made good on the promise to ‘never forget’ the loss on September 11, 2001.
Gulfport Mayor Sam Henderson
Gulfport’s Celebration of Life honors loved ones and big life moments lost in the pandemic with a ceremony on August 8 in the Casino Ballroom.
Funding for Gulfport’s Linear Breakwater Park project, in the works for five years, was vetoed by Governor Ron DeSantis on Wednesday, June 2.
Gulfport Ward Three Councilmember Paul Ray cast the deciding no vote to increase the decibel level in Gulfport’s noise ordinance. Vice Mayor April Thanos and Ward Two Councilmember Christine Brown also voted against the ordinance change.
Here’s what happened at the June 1 Gulfport City Council meeting. Read the story for links to more in-depth articles about the decisions council made.
U.S. Navy Veteran and prisoner of war, Steven Jay Robin, was honored Saturday, April 10, with a plaque dedication in Gulfport’s Veterans Park.
The over four-hour meeting saw residents come out in droves to discuss the planned eviction of the Boca Ciega Yacht Club, which will return to a monthly city lease for now.