The Official Website of the City of Gulfport

City of Gulfport, Florida


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

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Arbor Day Celebration

The City of Gulfport will continue its tradition of celebrating Arbor Day by giving the gift of trees to residents during a monthly tree giveaway starting Friday, December 1st, 2023 at 3:45 p.m. behind the Gulfport Recreation Center at 5730 Shore Boulevard South.

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Phase I Water Shortage Order

The City of Gulfport will be limited to once-per-week lawn watering effective December 1, 2023 as mandated by the Southwest Florida Water Management District (SWFWMD) Modified Phase I Water Shortage Order #2023-041.

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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. 


Departmental Reports - Fiscal Year 2022-2023

Scan the QR code with your iOS or Android mobile device to view Fiscal Year 2022-2023 Departmental Reports.


Citizen Engagement – City of Gulfport Communications Tools

Scan the QR code with your iOS or Android mobile device to view the City of Gulfport Communications Tools.


Special Events Trolley/WRD Looper

The City of Gulfport Special Events Looper. Click here for map, route, offsite parking locations, service days, and times.

Weather Bug Camera Link

Public Cameras

City of Gulfport live stream video cameras.

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City Manager's Community Update

Beach Water Quality Sampling Data

Gulfport Municipal Marina

Gulfport Multipurpose Senior Center

Cultural Facilities / Gulfport Casino

Gulfport Library

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.    

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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.

Cultural Facilities include 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