City of Gulfport
2401 53rd Street South
Gulfport, Florida 33707                                   
(727) 893-1000

Post Date, 3/23/2020 –5:30 PM

The City of Gulfport is closely monitoring the spread of COVID-19 and is taking all the precautionary actions as recommended by the Florida Department of Health (DOH) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). As part of our commitment to the health and well-being of our residents and staff, effective Monday, March 23, 2020, the following public meetings schedule for the month of April are cancelled.

  • Planning and Zoning Board on April 1, 2020
  • Regular City Council Meeting on April 7, 2020
  • Board of Adjustment on April 8, 2020
  • Senior Citizens Advisory Committee on April 14, 2020

Should you require any additional information, please call the City Clerk’s office at (727) 893-1012. 


Post Date, 3/23/2020 –5:30 PM

In an effort to improve our communications and ensure the delivery of reliable services to our residents, the following services are available from the home page of the City’s website at 

  • Alert Pinellas – Emergency and Community Notification Service for Pinellas County and the City of Gulfport, Florida. This system enables the City to provide you with critical information quickly in a variety of delivery methods. It’s easy to sign up for this FREE service. Visit for more information. 

  • Email News Signup –  Receive all City of Gulfport official COVID-19 announcements electronically in your email inbox. Visit, and click on the email news signup green button and follow the prompts to register your email address with the City. 

  • All City of Gulfport official announcements are posted on the City of Gulfport COVID-19 webpage at including links to official sources such as the CDC, Florida Department of Health, and Pinellas County Government.  

Follow the City on social media and like the City of Gulfport, Florida Facebook page at . Announcements and information are disseminated on social media so followers receive timely information, guidance, and resources necessary on COVID-19.  

Lastly, while taking care to maintain proper social distancing of six feet, check in with neighbors, especially the elderly who may be vulnerable to the virus. Social distancing is imperative in preventing the spread of COVID19. YOU may be considered low risk, but it is important to remember other people around you may be at high risk.

We are working closely with our Federal, State, and County partners to receive accurate and timely information, guidance, and resources necessary for the City’s COVID-19 preparedness and response initiatives. The Florida Department of Health COVID-19 Call Center is available 24/7 by calling 1(866)779-6121 or emailing . Should you need to speak with a City Staff member, please call (727) 893-1000.

We will get through this together!

Mayor Sam Henderson
City of Gulfport   


For the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) latest updates, please visit, .

The State of Florida is responding to COVID-19. In an effort to keep Florida residents and visitors safe and aware regarding the status of the virus, the Florida Department of Health will issue updates every day, seven days per week. 

To find the most up-to-date information and guidance on COVID-19, please visit the Department of Health’s dedicated  COVID-19 webpage . For information and advisories from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), please visit the  CDC COVID-19 website . For more information about current travel advisories issued by the U.S. Department of State, please visit the  travel advisory website .
Florida Department of Health COVID-19 Call Center is Available 24/7
Call: 1 (866) 779-6121
For additional information and helpful links regarding COVID-19, please visit the Florida Department of Health COVID-19 website at .
Pinellas County has also established a dedicated  COVID-19 webpage  where citizens can find in-depth information on the virus, links to resources and regular updates.