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Official Website of

City of Gulfport, Florida

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The City of Gulfport is committed to making our website and the pages, forms, and documents it contains accessible to all users, including those with disabilities.  The documents on the website are currently under remediation while we work to meet new ADA requirements. The content on our website may be limited at times to those documents that comply with these new ADA standards.  If you have any questions about obtaining a City document or are unable to find a resource online, please contact the city clerk at 727-893-1012. Please see our accessibility statement for further details. 

Be a part of shaping and improving your city. Together, we can keep Gulfport strong and prosperous. I am honored to serve as your Mayor, and will continue to uphold my duty to the people of Gulfport.

Samuel Henderson


Quick LInks


Special Events Trolley & Looper Services

Catch a ride with the City of Gulfport Special Events Trolley/Looper for all large-scale special events and the First Friday and Third Saturday ArtWalks throughout the year.

Gulfport History Museum

History Museum

Explore Gulfport’s history through photos, exhibits, and engaging programs. 

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City of Gulfport Hurricane Center

Be ready for hurricane season. Take action TODAY. Visit the City of Gulfport Hurricane Center webpage here for preparedness, flood information, and protection.

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Community Development Permit Portal

Visit the new Community Development Permit Portal through BS&A Online. Need to inquire about a permit, call 727-893-1024 and someone will return your call within 2 business days.

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CERT-G317: Basic Training Course

Register with CERT and learn the basic skills that are important to know in a disaster when emergency services may not be available.

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Free Community Tree Giveaway

Saturday, July 20th, 9 – 11 a.m., 49th Street Neighborhood Center, 1617 49th St. S.

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Safe Streets for All: 49th Street S.

Help shape the future of the 49th Street South Corridor, visit

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City Manager's Community Update

Beach Water Quality Sampling Data

View Public Cameras

The City Council sets City policies, including adopting the budget on or before the beginning of each fiscal year, establishing local laws, and approving large expenditures of City funds.

Click link below for Code of Ordinances, presented for the use and benefit of the citizens of the City of Gulfport.    

Private Waterline and lateral replacement assistance program. 50% of total cost replacement up to $3500

What we do

Our Services

City Manager

The City Manager is the Chief Executive Officer and is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the City. The manager supervises all personnel, handles various administrative duties, and prepares an annual budget for approval by the City Council.

The City Manager maintains an “open door” policy with City employees and the public to enhance communications and maintain a good working relationship.

City Clerk

The primary duties of the City Clerk’s Department are to provide administrative support to the Mayor and Council members, prepare and post meeting agendas, record minutes of City Council and various City Board meetings, prepare legal advertising, administer the records retention program in accordance with Florida Law, supervise City elections and insure that public records of the clerk’s office are open for inspection by the public.


Gulfport Municipal Marina lies on approximately eleven (11) acres of land and approximately seven and one half (7.5) acres of water. Marina property is surrounded by mostly residential single family homes. The marina basin is enclosed with a concrete seawall and provides one hundred ninety two (192) wet slips open to the public. Clam Bayou is adjacent to the East side of the marina channel. The park offers several fishing docks as well as passive walking trails, dock walk, kayak launch and Osprey nests.


The City of Gulfport takes tremendous pride in its park system. There are a total of nine park locations in the Gulfport Community.

The Gulfport Recreation Department consists of the Multipurpose Senior Center, the Recreation Center and Cultural Facilities, including the Casino, Scout Hall, the Catherine A Hickman Theater and the 49th Street Neighborhood Center. These facilities offer cultural events, seminars, weddings, party spaces to the community and more.

Upcoming Events