Blog Posts

Last week, I had the opportunity to sit down with Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker Myles Jack for a discussion about his life in our community off the field. This is the first in a series of conversations I will have with citizens throughout out community. 
As mayor, I am privileged to lead an amazing team of City employees that are dedicated to improving our community. Recently, I joined a crew from our Right of Way & Storm water Maintenance Division to repair sidewalks in a Northwest Jacksonville neighborhood. 
Every October since 1992, the United States observes Customer Service Week in recogntiion of the contributions customer service professionals have in our communities. This year, to show my appreciation for the hardworking professionals at the City of Jacksonville, I am sharing my gratitude for our amazing team at 630-CITY. 
Did you know that Jacksonville is home to one of the world's largest financial technology companies? Fidelity Information Systems--or FIS--is a Fortune 500 company and $12 billion global business leaders in payment processing, financial software and banking solutions. 
I was honored to join law enforcement and personnel from local organizations dedicated to ending domestic violence and support survivors in our community. And I am proud to lend my voice to this effort.