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Challenge Yourself to Get Healthy

Make 2017 your year to get healthy by joining St. Petersburg’s newest wellness initiative--the Healthy St. Pete Fitness Challenge. Now through March 31, everyone is encouraged to participate in the 12-week Healthy St. Pete and St. Pete Parks and Recreation Department wellness initiative, designed to increase activity in the community while promoting healthy eating. Participants may choose from five fitness categories; those who sign an online commitment card will receive weekly fitness and nutrition tips, updates from Deputy Mayor Kanika Tomalin and five city Wellness Champions and be eligible for prize drawings. The Fitness Challenge finishes April 1 with a community Fit City Celebration and wellness fair in North Straub Park.

Outage Affects Sanitation Department

The St. Petersburg Sanitation department is currently working to fix an outage affecting phones and computers. Customers needing to report URGENT issues regarding trash or recycling collection should call the Mayor’s Action Center, 893-7111, or www.stpete.org/actioncenter.

East-West Shrine Game® January 21

More college football at the Trop! The 92nd East-West Shrine Game® is this Saturday, January 21 at St. Petersburg's Tropicana Field with kickoff at 3 p.m. The game, which benefits Shriners Hospitals for Children, will feature many of the nation’s top football players from this past college season. The longest-running college all-star game in the country also serves as one of the NFL’s primary sources for eligible players. General admission tickets are $15 and will be available for purchase at Tropicana Field Box Offices at Gates 1 and 4 on game day. Gate 1 opens at 11 a.m. Click here for more game information.

Share Ideas with Marina Master Plan Survey

Interested citizens and boaters are encouraged to help the city improve the St. Petersburg Marina by sharing ideas in a Marina Master Plan survey, available through January 20. The city is looking to improve efficiency and boating conditions at the Marina, which could include replacing the Central and South Yacht Basin Docks, reduce maintenance costs and accommodate newer model boat sizes. Completed surveys may be returned to marina@stpete.org, by U.S. mail, or dropped off at the Marina Office, on Demen's Landing next to the boat ramp, 500 1st. Ave. SE. Survey deadline is January 20.

MLK Holiday Trash & Recycling Collection Schedule Changes

Due to Monday's MLK holiday, trash and recycling collection for St. Petersburg residential customers will occur one day later -   Monday collections will be made Tuesday; and Tuesday collections will be on Wednesday instead. -Read More-

This week in St. Pete

News

From our Mayor

Rick Kriseman

"Welcome to St. Petersburg, where our vision is to be a city of opportunity where the sun shines on all who come to live, work, and play. With your help, our neighborhoods, businesses, every individual, will enjoy a new opportunity to be lifted into the light of our St. Petersburg sun." 
Mayor Rick Kriseman Signature

City Initiatives

We're working hard for your city. Here are the latest projects and announcements.

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