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February 2024 Edition

Upcoming Events

Click here for a list of events curated by the Crystal Coast Tourism Development Authority.

You can find Downtown Morehead City, Inc.'s calendar here.

View Morehead City's Online Calendar for February

MCPD Deputy Chief Tuttle

takes Oath of Office

Welcome Deputy Chief September Tuttle to the Morehead City Police Department! Deputy Chief Tuttle first joined MCPD in mid-December, and took her oath of office on Friday, January 5th.

View our video below to learn more about her, and why she is excited to be a part of this department and Morehead City.

Officers, Firefighter of the Year Named

At the end of 2023, three individuals were recognized for their contributions to Morehead City. In addition to plaques awarded to these individuals, they also received a financial gift from The Webb Foundation.

Left, Officer Nick Stallings with the Morehead City Police Department was named Officer of the Year and received the William "Bill" Condie Pride in Professionalism Award from the Morehead City Noon Rotary. He is seen standing next to Chief Bryan Dixon, who displays a plaque of previous award winners.

In the Morehead City Fire Department, Firefighter-Paramedic Samantha Hunnings was named Firefighter of the Year and Battalion Chief Brian Pasko was named Officer of the Year.

Please join us in congratulating them on their achievements!

Parks and Recreation

2024 Memberships Now Available

Registration is open for all memberships through Morehead City Parks and Recreation! These memberships are open to both in-city and out of city residents and give you access to work out rooms, a variety of exercise classes and more.

Memberships run for the calendar year, no matter when they were purchased, so register soon to take advantage of the remaining 11 months of the year. It isn't too late to get started on your New Years Resolutions and start working toward a healthier version of yourself!

You can learn more about our membership prices, benefits and hours on our website.

Memberships can be purchased in person at our Recreation Center at 1600 Fisher Street, using cash or check only. If you have any questions, call the Parks and Recreation Center at 252-726-5083, visit our website at moreheadcitync.org or drop by for a visit.

Interested in some of the programs Morehead City Parks and Recreation offers? Registration is now open for Kid Fit, All Abilities Basketball, Adult Co-Ed Indoor Volleyball, the Women's Doubles Tennis Challenge and more!

You can find registration details for upcoming Parks and Recreation classes and events here.

Morehead City

Library News

The Morehead City Library offers so many free community opportunities and is just waiting for to enjoy them! Visit 202 S. Eighth Street for great books and other materials, take your young children to Preschool Story Time each week, join the Youth Advisory Council, enjoy a monthly Book Club or adult crafting class, watch the movie of the month, create in the MakerSpace and more!

You can view the Library's calendar of February events here.

You can learn more about the Library's variety of resources on our website.

MCFD Fire Prevention:

Space Heater Safety

As we continue to march through some cold winter days, Morehead City Fire-EMS encourages you to practice space heater safety in your office or home to minimize your risk of a fire.

Watch the video for some easy space heater tips and share it with someone you know who utilizes space heaters!

We Are

 Now Hiring

The Town of Morehead City is now hiring for some part-time and full-time positions across these departments:



Parks & Recreation

Planning & Inspections


You can find additional details and apply online through the button below.

Apply Today 

Affordable Housing Project to Begin Soon

Construction will begin this year on the first part of Elijah's Landing, a 168-unit affordable housing development that will be a great resource for Morehead City's housing needs.

This project is possible through local, state and federal partners working with the Town of Morehead City, and we look forward to sharing more details with you soon!

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